Application Period Open for Assistance to Firefighters Grant

The deadline to apply for an Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) is March 8. These federal grants provide funding to fire departments for necessities including equipment, gear, vehicles, and training. Application tools and resources, including the Notice of Funding Opportunity and guidance documents, are available on the AFG web site. The NVFC also offers a grant writing course with tips for writing a successful grant narrative.