California Fire Safe Council (CFSC) and U.S. Forest Service (USFS)
06/15/21 11:59 PM PDT
Grants to California and Nevada nonprofit and for-profit organizations, Tribes, IHEs, local and state government agencies, and school districts for projects to mitigate the risk of wildfires in eligible locations. Funding is intended to support a wide range of activities, including educational programs, planning projects, training, and hazardous fuel treatments. Projects must take place in California and/or the Tahoe region of Nevada.
This grant program emphasizes fire risk reduction activities by landowners and residents in at-risk communities to restore and maintain resilient landscapes and create fire-adapted communities. Projects may focus on one or more of the categories.
Programs or activities proposed for SFA funding must meet the following criteria:
General types of costs that are allowable under these grants include:
GrantWatch ID#: 150937
The maximum grant application request cannot exceed $200,000 federal grant dollars.
Fiscal sponsors may submit 2 applications and receive up to $200,000 for themselves, plus be awarded up to $100,000 each for the organizations they are sponsoring (up to 3 organizationstotal).
The subgrant grant term will be 24 months from Nov. 1, 2021 to Nov. 30, 2023.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://www.zoomgrants.com/gprop.asp?donorid=2149&limited=3446
Applications may be submitted for review at: http://www.cafiresafecouncil.org/zoomgrantslogin/
Contact Dan if your project is in Northern California or upper Central California:
Dan Lang, Senior Grant Specialist
Contact Amber if you have questions about how to use features in the ZoomGrants website:
Amber Gardner, Clearinghouse Administrator
Contact Thomas if your project is Northern California:
Thomas Shumaker, Staff Grant Specialist
Contact Becca if your project is in Southern California:
Becca Joyner, Staff Grant Specialist
Contact Liron if your project is in lower Central California.
Liron Galliano, Senior Grant Specialist
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