Highlights the pros and cons of funding sources being used by fire agencies throughout the nation. Includes financing alternatives for all types of fire and EMS departments.Download the funding alternatives guide PDF 3.7 MB
If your fire department recently responded to a fire on federal property and your claim meets these criteria PDF 159 KB, your department may be eligible for reimbursement of firefighting costs.
For more information, please contact the USFA's Dennis Gentzel at 301-447-7574.
Small Business Innovation Research funding opportunity
The National Center for Injury Prevention and Control is accepting grant applications for projects related to the development and improvement of technologies for fire prevention, alerting of residential fires, and fire suppression. Applicants must be small businesses. Read the funding announcement at: grants.nih.gov/grants/Funding/sbir.htm. Application deadline: Dec. 5, 2014