Application Period Announced for 2011 AFG

FEMA announced today the application period for the Assistance to Firefighters Grant program.

The application period will open on Aug. 15 and close on Sept. 2.

Guidance materials provided by FEMA will help departments in the application process.

  • Get Ready Guide (PDF, 1.26MB, TXT 8KB)
  • Narrative Assistance Guide (PDF 1.89MB, TXT 6KB)
  • FY11 AFG Program Guidance
  • Section 1 (PDF 2.44MB, TXT 107KB)
  • Section 2 (PDF 2.32MB, TXT 46.5 KB)

Since 2001, AFG has helped firefighters and other first responders obtain equipment, protective gear, emergency vehicles, training, and other resources needed to protect the public and emergency personnel from fire and related hazards.