Fire safety grants fund critically needed resources to equip and train emergency personnel, enhance efficiencies and support community resilience.
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Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG)
FY 2020 APPLICATION PERIOD ANNOUNCED: 1/4/21 - 2/12/21
Since 2001, AFG has helped firefighters and other first responders obtain critically needed resources necessary for protecting the public and emergency personnel from fire and related hazards.
See Guidance Documents
Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program - COVID-19 Supplemental
FY 2020 Application Period: Award Announcements Underway
The CARES Act authorized $100 million for the purchase of personal protective equipment (PPE) and related supplies for our nation’s first responders.
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Fire Prevention & Safety Grants
FY 2020 Application Period: ANNOUNCED: 1/25/21 - 2/26/21
Fire Prevention & Safety (FP&S) grants support projects that enhance the safety of the public and firefighters from fire and related hazards.
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Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER)
FY 2019 Application Period: Closed
SAFER grants fund fire departments and volunteer firefighter interest organizations directly to help them increase capacity in their communities.
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Contact the AFG Program Help Desk toll-free at 866-274-0960, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fire Program Specialists in FEMA’s regions respond to questions about the program and conduct grant monitoring activities. View regional contacts.