Notice

Volunteer Fire Assistance Grant Program Closes May 2

March 8th, 2019

Rural or volunteer fire departments that serve communities with less than 10,000 people can apply for the Volunteer Fire Assistance Grant Program. The purpose of the grant is to prevent, control and suppress fires which threaten human life, livestock, wildlife, crops, pastures, orchards, woodlands, farmsteads, or other improvements in rural areas.This is a cost-share program. The maximum grant is $7,500 ($15,000 total project) per fire company. Applications must be submitted online at www.grants.dcnr.state.pa.us. Questions should be directed to 717-787-2925. Application deadline is due May 2, 2019.