This section is for applicants that are interested in learning how to apply for funding under the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Programs (AFGP). This includes the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program, Fire Prevention and Safety (FP&S) grant program and Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Grants. You will find AFGP workshop and webinar schedule on this page.
FY 2019 SAFER Live Webinars
FEMA will host live Adobe Connect webinars to provide an overview of the FY 2019 SAFER Grant Program, including both the Hiring of Firefighters activity and the Recruitment and Retention of Volunteer Firefighters activity. The presentations will outline important information and reminders about cost share requirements (hiring activity), program priorities, eligible costs, how to navigate the grant application, and tips for preparing a SAFER application. FEMA Fire Program Specialists will be available to answer your questions.
- Pay close attention to the time zone. Webinars are available to all but listed by the time zone in which it is hosted.
- Please start signing into the webinar approximately five minutes before it starts.
- Please mute your telephone line while listening to the webinar
|Title||Day of the Week||Date||Time||Time Zone||Link|
SAFER Hiring of Firefighters Activity
|Wednesday||04/15/2020||2 p.m.||Eastern Time|
|SAFER Recruitment and Retention of Firefighters Activity||Thursday||04/16/2020||2 p.m.||Eastern Time||Click here to Join|
|SAFER Recruitment and Retention of Firefighters Activity||Wednesday||04/22/2020||2 p.m.||Eastern Time||Click here to Join|
|SAFER Hiring of Firefighters Activity||Thursday||04/23/2020||2 p.m.||Eastern TIme||Click here to Join|
|SAFER Hiring of Firefighters Activity||Wednesday||04/29/2020||2 p.m.||Eastern Time||Click here to Join|
|SAFER Recruitment and Retention Activity||Thursday||04/30/2020||2 p.m.||Eastern Time||Click here to Join|
Please contact the AFGP help desk with any questions regarding the webinar/workshop schedule at 1-866-274-0960.