The primary goal of the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) is to meet the firefighting and emergency response needs of fire departments and non-affiliated emergency medical service organizations.
Since 2001, AFG has helped firefighters and other first responders obtain critically needed equipment, protective gear, emergency vehicles, training and other resources necessary for protecting the public and emergency personnel from fire and related hazards.
FY21 AFG Funding
As of February 1, 2023, FEMA has made 2,092 awards totaling $359 million.
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Assistance to Firefighters Grants are awarded to fire departments, state fire training academies and emergency medical service organizations. Use the table below to search for awards by organization or program name, sort by state or filter by year.