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SAFER Grant Application Period Open

Thursday March 29th, 2018

The Fiscal Year 2017 Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant application period is now open.

The SAFER grant provides funding directly to fire departments and volunteer firefighter interest organizations to help them increase or maintain the number of trained, "front line" firefighters available in their communities

 For assistance, applicants can contact the SAFER Grants Help Desk at firegrants@fema.dhs.gov or 1-866-274-0960. Application assistance tools are available online at www.fema.gov/firegrants. Grant applications are due April 27, 2018.