APPLICATION PACKET – FLORIDA FIREFIGHTER ASSISTANCE GRANT PROGRAM
The Firefighter Assistance Grant Program was established by Florida Statute 633.135 and F.A.C. 69A-37.502 to improve the emergency response capability of volunteer fire departments and combination fire departments and provide financial assistance to improve firefighter safety and enable such fire departments to provide firefighting, emergency medical, and rescue services to their communities. Grant funding is only available for instructor reimbursement for Skills Sign-offs, PPE, SCBA’s, and cost share subsidy for AFG apparatus awards.
FY2018-2019 FIREFIGHTER GRANT NOTICE OF FUNDING OPPORTUNITY
IMPORTANT - Second Notice of Funding Opportunity (PDF)
TOTAL AVAILABLE GRANT FUNDS (Second Notice) - $364,935
OPENING DATE FOR SUBMITTING APPLICATIONS: GRANT APPLICATIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 24, 2018, 8:00 am, EDT.
CLOSING DATE/TIME FOR SUBMITTING APPLICATIONS: OCTOBER 12, 2018, 5:00pm EDT.
FY2018-2019 GRANT PERIOD ENDS: Sunday, June 30, 2019
Eligible applicants are fire service providers organized and operating in the state of Florida as a volunteer or combination fire department and meeting all of the following requirements:
GRANT APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
In addition to meeting the above requirements, applicants for the Florida Firefighter Assistance Grant Program must complete the following items and submit the Grant Application to: FirefighterGrant@MyFloridaCFO.com
If you have any questions regarding the Florida Firefighter Assistance Grant Program, send an e-mail to: