AFG FY 2020 Round 8 fire grant winners announced

163 AFG fire grants totaling $55,692,541 awarded Sept. 10, 2021

This may be the final awards round. FEMA has announced Round 8 FY 2020 AFG fire grant winners:

AFG fire grant appropriation for 2020

  • Total: $319,500,00
  • Operations and Safety: $230,040,000
  • Vehicles: $79,875,000
  • Fire Academy: $9,585,000

Round 8 fire grant awards

  • OPS: 150 awards, $49,288,197
  • VEH: 13 awards, $6,404,344
  • FA: 0 awards, $0

Total Awards To Date

1,890 awards, totaling $319,679,606

  • OPS: 1,741 awards, $267,502,229
  • VEH: 149 awards, $52,177,377

Estimated remaining funds

  • OPS: -$27,129,229
  • VEH: $134,394
  • Additional funds for Operations and Safety were satisfied by reallocating funds from Vehicle awards.

Average award

  • OPS: $153,649
  • VEH: $350,184

No further fire grants are expected to be awarded. Thank you to onebugle for compiling these statistics.

AFG awards are typically released on Fridays. Check back here regularly for more updates, and visit FEMA’s AFG Awards page to see all winners from this year and previous award periods.

AFG FY 2020 Round 7 fire grant winners announced

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328 AFG fire grants totaling $56,545,167 awarded Sept. 3, 2021

FEMA has announced Round 7 FY 2020 AFG fire grant winners:

AFG fire grant appropriation for 2020

  • Total: $319,500,00
  • Operations and Safety: $230,040,000
  • Vehicles: $79,875,000
  • Fire Academy: $9,585,000

Round 7 fire grant awards

  • OPS: 282 awards, $37,672,174
  • VEH: 46 awards, $18,872,993
  • FA: 0 awards, $0

Total Awards To Date

1,727 awards, totaling $263,987,065

  • OPS: 1,591 awards, $218,214,032
  • VEH: 136 awards, $45,773,033

Estimated remaining funds

  • OPS: $22,158,968
  • VEH: $33,667,967

Average award

  • OPS: $137,155
  • VEH: $336,566

An estimated 247 fire grants may remain to be awarded. Thank you to onebugle for compiling these statistics.

AFG awards are typically released on Fridays. Check back here regularly for more updates, and visit FEMA’s AFG Awards page to see all winners from this year and previous award periods.

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