The application process for Fire Prevention and Safety (FP&S) grant funding is now open. FP&S grants are part of the Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) and are targeted for projects that enhance the safety of the public and firefighters.
$34.5 million is available for fire prevention and firefighters health and safety activity under the program for FY17. The application process is currently open and closes on Friday, March 16th, 2018 at 5:00 PM (Eastern).
More details on the application process are here: https://www.fema.gov/welcome-assistance-firefighters-grant-program. Fire departments wishing to apply for a grant must first register with the System for Award Management (SAM): https://www.sam.gov/portal/SAM/##11.
Fire departments with questions can contact my Kinderhook office at (518) 610-8133. Letters of support are also available for qualifying fire departments.