The objective of FP&S Program is to provide critically needed resources to carry out fire prevention education and training, fire code enforcement, fire/arson investigation, firefighter safety and health programming, prevention efforts, and research and development. In FY 2022, FP&S offers grants to support activities in two categories:
Recipients can be see here: fema.gov/grants/preparedness/firefighters/safety-awards
Ineligible costs include, but are not limited to:
Eligibility varies based upon program area:
Applications were to be submitted by March 31, 2023. A similar deadline is anticipated annually.
Up to $36,000,000.00 is available in total funding for an anticipated 100 awards. Individual awards may not exceed $1,500,000. Projects under FP&S may last up to 12 months while R&D projects may last up to 36 months, from the date of award. Cost sharing/matching of at least 5% is required.