Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Fund Act - Special Projects

Grants to New Mexico Local Governments to
Strengthen Emergency Medical Departments

GrantWatch ID#: 163698
Agency Type:


New Mexico Department of Health - Emergency Medical Systems (EMS) Bureau

11/18/16 Postmark or Receipt by Close of Business

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Grants to New Mexico municipalities and counties to establish and improve local emergency medical services. Applicants must obtain the approval of their regional office prior to submitting an application. Funds are currently available for the purchase of emergency vehicles, staff training, and service improvement.

Project Categories:

1) Local EMS System Improvement Projects: These are projects that will contribute to the enhancement and/or integration of the local EMS System. For the purposes of funding, a local recipient means one or more services within a single EMS System.

2) Statewide EMS System Improvement Project: This category shall include projects which improve the health and safety of residents of the entire state, provide training opportunities for EMS personnel all over New Mexico, or other similar projects. For the purposes of funding, “statewide” means involvement and collaboration of a minimum of two (2) or more of the following: EMS local systems, counties, training institutions, an EMS Regional office or the Bureau.

3) EMS Vehicle Purchase Project: Under this program, municipalities and counties may apply for financial support to obtain an EMS Vehicle.

Projects may be multi-year.

New Mexico counties and municipalities are eligible.

In order to receive financial support for a Vehicle Purchase Project, the applicant (County or Municipality) must commit to providing a cash match of at least twenty-five percent (25%) of the base price of the vehicle.

Applications must be postmarked by or hand-delivered to the EMS Bureau by close of business Friday, November 18, 2016.

Your regional offices are available to assist you in completing a quality, competitive application. Prior to submission, all applications must be reviewed by your Regional Office. Any applications (no exceptions) without Regional Office Review and signature, will be considered incomplete, and will not be accepted, this includes Training Institutions, etc.

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Ann Martinez, Coordinator

Region 1:
Carlton Albert
(505) 862-1365

Region 2:
Doug Campion
(575) 524-2167

Region 3:
Donnie Roberts
(575) 769-2639

EMS Bureau
1301 Siler Road, Building F
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87507

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