Round 7 FY 2017 SAFER Fire Jobs Grant Winners Announced

Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) GrantsFEMA has announced Round 7 fire jobs grant winners for the FY 2017 Staffing for Adequate Fire & Emergency Response (SAFER) Grants program. FEMA awarded 80 fire service hiring grants totaling $35,367,079, including:

  • Dexter Area Fire Department, Dexter, MI, Recruitment, $20,000
  • Stanton Township Volunteer Fire Dept., Inc., Houghton, MI, Recruitment, $54,100
  • Hanford Fire Department, Hanford, CA, Hiring, $550,079
  • City of Sherman, Sherman, TX, Hiring, $742,879
  • City of Harvey, Harvey, IL, Hiring, $921,300

Subsequent SAFER fire jobs grants will be announced on Fridays but may not occur every week. Check First Responder Grants each week for the latest SAFER fire grant news.