Staffing for Adequate Fire & Emergency Response Grants

Type: 
Funding
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
FEMA
Description: 

Deadline past 2018. Deadline unknown for 2019. The Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response Grants (SAFER) was created to provide 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. The goal of SAFER is to enhance the local fire departments' abilities to comply with staffing, response and operational standards established by the NFPA (NFPA 1710 and/or NFPA 1720).

Category: 
firefighters, staffing, capacity building, training
Funding Amount: 
Varies

Geography:

Eligibility: 
Tribal Fire Departments