The objective of FP&S Program is to fund programs of fire prevention and education, fire code enforcement, fire and arson investigation, and firefighter safety and health programming and prevention efforts. In FY 2019, FP&S offers grants to support activities in two categories:
Eligibility varies based upon program area:
Applications are to be submitted by May 29, 2020. The next deadline is anticipated for Winter 2020/Spring 2021.
Up to $35,000,000.00 is available in total funding for an anticipated 150 awards. Individual awards may not exceed $1,500,000. Projects under FP&S may last up to 12 months, beginning October 1, 2020. Cost sharing/matching of at least 5% is required.