Welcome to First Responder Grants! We are a grant consulting firm offering a full complement of grant related services and training specifically dedicated to serving the needs of our nation's First Responder and Public Safety Agencies... America's Hometown Heroes!


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From personnel cuts to a lack of training funds, grant funding can fill critical gaps in your agency's budget. With your Annual Grant Services Package, you'll get one year of help with grant applications and unlimited phone and email access to your own personal Grant Consultant.


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GrantFinder is the ultimate search tool


GrantFinder is a real-time searchable online database of every federal, state, foundation, and corporate grant available to your community. It's easy to use, yet is seamlessly built with powerful features and backed up with outstanding support.


Searching for public safety grants has never been easier!


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Take Our Online Grant Training Course »


Want First Responder Grant-Writing Training but can't make it to one of our national seminars? Take our class online!


Our 20-hour online class offers the same training we offer Public Safety Agencies around the country. Hosted by Law Enforcement Learning, our class is open to all Public Safety Agencies and First Responders.


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Next Grant-Writing Training: Arizona, June 10-11, 2017»


First Responder Grant Training Classes are specifically targeted to providing professional grant consulting services and training to Public Safety Organizations, Emergency Services Providers, Emergency Management Agencies and First Responder organizations and companies serving them or working within the Homeland Defense and Public Safety industries. Our students have maintained a documented +80% success rate at winning a grant award after attending our classes; many on their very first application.


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Massachusetts, June 22-23, 2017 »


Illinois, Oct. 4-5, 2017 »


Michigan, Apr. 18-19, 2018 »



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Online Training: Winning the AFG »


Learn the ins and outs of winning Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG). No travel required! Take our online course on your schedule from your computer.


This 6-hour course is designed for those individuals who have been charged with the responsibility of writing an application to the annual Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program offered by FEMA.


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Law Enforcement Grant:
Deadline: Ongoing
New York State DCJS Soft Body Armor Program


Fire Grant:
Deadline: Ongoing

FEMA Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) »


Public Safety Grant:
Deadline: Ongoing
Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program (CSEPP) »


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Grant News »



Round 6 FY16 AFG Fire Grant Winners Announced

FEMA has announced Round 6 fire grant winners for the FY2016 Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG)...
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White House Releases Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Proposal

On Tuesday, the White House released President Trump’s Fiscal Year 2018 budget proposal...
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FY2014 AFG, FY2012 SAFER, FY2013 FP&S closeout modules now available from FEMA

The following Closeout modulesare now available for Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program (AFGP) award recipients...
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2 First Responder Grants Client Win $285,864 in Round 5 AFG FY2014 Fire Grant Awards

2 departments who have worked with First Responder Grants have won a total of $222,580 in fire grants during Round 5 awards from the FY2016 Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) program...
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Round 5 FY16 AFG Fire Grant Winners Announced

FEMA has announced Round 5 fire grant winners for the FY2016 Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG). FEMA awarded 87 fire grants totaling $11,280,215, including...
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FY2016 AFG Fire Grant Awards Expected to Continue through August

If you are in the running for an FY2016 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) fire grant award, get ready for a potentially long wait...
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House Hearing Spotlights Fire Service Occupational Cancer

On Wednesday, May 17, 2017, the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Health held a hearing titled “Examining Initiatives to Advance Public Health”...
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Congress Passes Public Safety Officers' Benefits Improvement Act

This week, Congress passed legislation designed to improve the timeliness and transparency in the Justice Department’s processing of the Public Safety Officers’ Benefits Program survivor, disability, and educational assistance claims...
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