Public Safety Grant News 2014

 

Application Period for FY2014 Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) Opens Nov. 3

Opens: Mon., Nov. 3, 2014, 8 a.m. EST
Closes: Fri., Dec. 5, 2014, 5 p.m. EST

 

FEMA Fire Grant News

 

October 30, 2014 - The FY2014 AFG application period opens Monday, November 3, 2014, at 8 am EST, and will close on Friday, December 5, 2014, at 5 pm EST. The FY2014 AFG Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) will be published to the AFG website during the day on Wednesday, October 29, or early Thursday, October 30.

 

AFG will issue additional e-Blasts to announce when the FOA, as well as other technical assistance documents have been made available. Please visit the AFG website below access all available AFG application assistance documents:

 

FY 2014 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Application Assistance Tools

 

 

Additional application assistance tools coming soon.

 

 

SAM.gov Registration Required to Submit Your FY2014 AFG Application

FEMA Fire Grant News

 

October 30, 2014 - The FY2014 Assistance to Firefighters Grants Program (AFG) open application period is coming soon. All eligible applicants must be registered and active in the System for Award Management (SAM) before you can submit an application.

 

Per 2 CFR § 25.205, FEMA may not make an award to an entity until the entity has complied with the requirements to provide a valid DUNS number and maintain an active SAM registration with current information. The System for Award Management (SAM) consolidates federal procurement systems and the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA).

 

To register, or validate your information, please visit: www.sam.gov/portal/public/SAM/

 

SAM.gov Registration Tips

 

Please ensure the following items are current in SAM and the DUNS number used in SAM is the same one you use for all FEMA applications:

 

  • Organization’s name
  • Address
  • DUNS number
  • EIN
  • Banking information (type of account (checking or saving), routing number, and account number
  • Many websites may look official in appearance but are not. As a reminder, registration in the System for Award Management (SAM) is FREE
  • SAM registration is only active for one year and must be renewed annually
  • FEMA has prepared a technical assistance document, the SAM.gov Get Ready Guide. This document is designed to walk you through the SAM.gov registration process
  • This information should be consistent in all registration documents

 

Should you need assistance with your SAM.gov account, there are several ways to get help:

 

 

 

No SAM Registration? No AFG Award!

FEMA Fire Grant News

 

October 16, 2014 - The FY2014 Assistance to Firefighters Grants Program (AFG) open application period is coming soon. All eligible applicants must be registered and active in the System for Award Management (SAM) before you can submit an application. Per 2 CFR § 25.205, FEMA may not make an award to an entity until the entity has complied with the requirements to provide a valid DUNS number and maintain an active SAM registration with current information. The System for Award Management (SAM) consolidates federal procurement systems and the Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA).

 

To register, or validate your information, please visit: www.sam.gov/portal/public/SAM.

 

SAM.gov Registration Tips

 

Please ensure the following items are current in SAM and the DUNS number used in SAM is the same one you use for all FEMA applications:

 

  • Organization’s name
  • Address
  • DUNS number
  • EIN
  • Banking information (type of account (checking or saving), routing number, and account number
  • Many websites may look official in appearance but are not. As a reminder, registration in the System for Award Management (SAM) is FREE
  • SAM registration is only active for one year and must be renewed annually
  • FEMA has prepared a technical assistance document, the SAM.gov Get Ready Guide. This document is designed to walk you through the SAM.gov registration process
  • This information should be consistent in all registration documents

 

Should you need assistance with your SAM.gov account, there are several ways to get help

 

 

 

FY2014 AFG Application Preparation

FEMA Fire Grant News

 

October 16, 2014 - The FY 2014 AFG open application period is right around the corner. Begin preparing your application now by reviewing the guidance materials that are available now. The FY 2014 Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) and other guidance materials will be available soon.

 

FY 2014 Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Application Assistance Tools

 

 

Additional application assistance tools coming soon.

 

 

2014 AFG Application Dates Announced!

Fire Grant News

 

October 10, 2014 - The FY2014 Assistance to Firefighters Grants Program (AFG) opens for applications on Tues., Nov. 4, and closes on Thurs., Dec 6.

 

Does your agency want our expert grant help on your AFG application? If so, you must contact Kurt Bradley by Oct. 20 to reserve our help. Spots are filling up fast.

 

In order to guarantee completion by the Dec. 6 application deadline, you must establish the project you seek AFG for and supply a rough draft of your application and narrative to Kurt by Nov 15.

 

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