With its multiple projects and thanks to its partnership with the Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation, FRG actively collaborates with Israel.
Applications are now being accepted for the NextGen First Responder Technologies solicitation, an opportunity for a maximum conditional grant of up to $1 million, jointly funded by the DHS Science and Technology Directorate and the Israel Ministry of Public Security.
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) and its research and development (R&D) partners today issued a Request for Innovators (RFI) seeking to prototype, test and transition cutting-edge emergency response technologies.
International Engagements Resources
To support FRG’s mission to provide first responders with the tools and technologies they need, the Voice, Video, and Data Portfolio was established to address how first responders send and receive information.
The International Forum to Advance First Responder Innovation (IFAFRI) is a vehicle to discuss shared first responder capability gaps and characterize global first responder markets.
Read The Siren, a S&T First Responders Group bi-monthly newsletter.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) established the System Assessment and Validation for Emergency Responders (SAVER) Program to assist emergency responders making procurement decisions.
In close partnership with first responders at all levels, S&T's First Responder Group (FRG) identifies, validates, and facilitates the fulfillment of needs through the use of existing and emerging technologies, knowledge products, and standards.