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FY 2015 SAFER Application Assistance Tools

The following documents will help you prepare for the FY 2015 Staffing For Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Grants application period.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFY 2015 SAFER Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO)

The Fiscal Year 2015 Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) contains the key programmatic updates and application requirements for all eligible applicants.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFY 2015 SAFER Hiring Economic Hardship Supplemental Information

The purpose of these questions is to gather information on the economic condition of fire departments applying for these grants. These responses will assist the SAFER Program with establishing an economic hardship waiver for future years of this program.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFY 2015 SAFER Self-Evaluation Sheet - Hiring Applications

This Self Evaluation Sheet has been developed to help you understand the criteria that you must address in your Narrative Statement when applying for the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Grant. The Peer Reviewers will review all the criteria in your Narrative Statement and assess the degree to which your proposal best describes your fire department and community risks, the requirements you have listed that will reduce those risks, and how your project(s) align with the SAFER Grant priorities.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFY 2015 SAFER Self-Evaluation Sheet - Recruitment and Retention Application Fire Departments

This Self Evaluation Sheet has been developed to help you understand the criteria that you must address in your Narrative Statement when applying for the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Grant. The Peer Reviewers will review all the criteria in your Narrative Statement to assess the degree to which your proposal best describes your fire department and community risks, the requirements you have listed that will reduce those risks, and how your project(s) align with the SAFER Grant priorities.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFY 2015 SAFER Self-Evaluation Sheet - Recruitment and Retention Application National, State, Local, or Tribal Volunteer Firefighters Interest Organizations

This Self Evaluation Sheet has been developed to help you understand the criteria that you must address in your Narrative Statement when applying for the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Grant. The Peer Reviewers will review all the criteria in your Narrative Statement to assess the degree to which your proposal best describes your organization and community risks, the requirements you have listed that will reduce those risks, and how your project(s) align with the SAFER Grant priorities.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFY 2015 SAFER Application Checklist

Updated 2/17/2016

If you are planning to apply to the SAFER Grant program, completing this checklist will help you prepare your SAFER Grant application. Collecting this information beforehand will reduce the time and energy needed to complete your application when the next grant cycle opens.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFY 2015 SAFER FAQs

Updated 2/17/2016

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) 

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