The Department of Rural Services
12/10/10 4:30 PM
Grants up to $15,000 are available to assist rural communities with the improvement of local fire protection and related emergency services and construction, development and improvement of local facilities.
Accomplish the following projects for your community with this great opportunity:
•Renovations, new construction or additions to publicly owned buildings.
•Renovations, new construction, new equipment, or additions to parks and other publicly owned recreational facilities.
•Renovations, new construction, or additions to fire facilities.
•Purchase of fire protection equipment and vehicles.
•Rehabilitation/retrofitting of newly acquired equipment and vehicles.
GrantWatch ID#: 123948
up to $15,000
Incorporated cities and towns and unincorporated communities in RURAL areas of less than 3,000 in population
If you are not positive that your project is eligible, please call and speak to a Grants Coordinator at 1-888-787-2527
Grant Programs are 50/50 matching programs. This requires that the applicant must be able to match its grant award with a like amount of cash and/or property in-kind (fair market value, based on verifiable documentation provided by the applicant).
Applicants must gain the approval of their local governing body and the application must be signed by the county judge or mayor who will be ultimately responsible for the grant should it be received.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
RCGP Grants Coordinator
101 East Capitol, Suite 202
Little Rock, AR 72201
888.787.2527 Toll Free