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Grants Resources

Offered by FEMA and other government agencies, our Grants Resources page lists resources where First Responders can obtain grants for a range of needs, including firefighter grants, emergency medical service grants, and pre-disaster mitigation grants. For a more comprehensive list of federal grants, searchable by keyword or other criteria, visit Grants.gov. On Grants.gov, the first responder community can also learn about the federal grants lifecycle and grants management policies.

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California Specialized Training Institute Grants
The California Specialized Training Institute provides training grants for all disciplines and levels within the California emergency responder community.

Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program
The Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program (CSEPP) is a unique partnership between FEMA and the U.S. Army, combining emergency management experience with responsibilities of custodianship of the U.S. chemical stockpile.

DHS Grants from Grants.gov
Grants.gov was established as a governmental resource named the E-Grants Initiative, part of the Presidential 2002 Fiscal Year Management Agenda to improve government services to the public.

Emergency Medical Services Grants
EMS1's EMS Grants section provides a comprehensive database of grants, news, information and resources to help EMS fighters identify and secure available grant funding.

Fire Departments First Responder Grants
List of Grants specifically for the fire discipline of First Responders.

Fire Grants Help
FireGrantsHelp.com features the most extensive fire grant listings database available, with information on a wide range of available federal, state, local and corporate grant opportunities. Federal, state, local and corporate grant opportunities.

First Responder Grants
List of grants for all disciplines of First Responders.

Law Enforcement First Responder Grants
List of grants specifically for the law enforcement discipline of First Responders.

Other Public Safety Grants

Pre-Disaster Mitigation Program
The Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) program provides funds to states, territories, Indian tribal governments, communities, and universities for hazard mitigation planning and the implementation of mitigation projects prior to a disaster event.

Public Safety Grant News
Pertinent information for First Responders regarding securing grants.

Reimbursement for Firefighting on Federal Property
Reimbursement for Firefighting on Federal Property - Under Section 11 of the Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974, reimbursement may be made to fire departments for fighting fire on property owned by the Federal government.

Rural Emergency Medical Communications Demonstration Project (REMCDP)
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Emergency Communications (OEC) is reestablishing the competitive REMCDP grant opportunity, and plans to award funding to the selected recipient in September 2018.

Last Updated: 05/09/2022
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