Between Aug. 10–24, FEMA has announced 3 rounds of winners of FY 2017 FP&S Fire Prevention and Safety Grants. FEMA has awarded 56 fire service hiring grants totaling $6,045,918, including:
- Round 1 fire grants, announced Aug. 10: 29 grants, total $2,793,737
- Round 2 fire grants, announced Aug. 17: 5 grants, total $265,586
- Round 3 fire grants, announced Aug. 24: 22 grants, total $2,986,595
Subsequent FP&S fire jobs grants will be announced on Fridays but may not occur every week. Check First Responder Grants each week for the latest FP&S fire grant news.