Find Nonprofit and Small Business Grants

Advance Search

Only Available for Paid Subscribers
Clear Filters
Search Filters

2019-2020 EMS Development Grant

Grant to Arkansas Ambulance Units to Purchase Critical
Medical Equipment, Materials, and Disposable Items

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

Add to My Calendar 

Arkansas Ambulance Association (ArAA)

Deadline Date:

08/15/19 Postmarked


Request a Grant Writer

Grants to Arkansas emergency medical service providers to purchase equipment and materials to better serve residents in their response area. Examples of eligible purchases include biomedical equipment such as cardiac monitors, ventilators, IV infusion pumps, medications, or disposable items, including medications, soft goods, EZ-IO needles, video laryngoscopy induction blades, and CPAP.

Grant funds may be used for purchasing patient-care equipment, ambulance purchases, communications equipment, and other pre-hospital equipment needs.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 174144

Term of Contract:

- All awarded funds must be spent between October 1, 2019 and May 31, 2020.
- Note: Awarded grant funds under this program may be spent only following receipt of the official award letter and no sooner than October 1, 2019.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

- Applicants for Arkansas Ambulance Association EMS Development Grants shall maintain a current Arkansas EMS Service License for the grant period.
- Funds may not be used for existing obligations of the applicant. (i.e. previously purchased equipment, taxes, personnel, buildings, etc.) Other exclusions include, but are not limited to rent/mortgage payments, existing financial obligations of the service, purchases made prior to the awarding of the funds, office equipment (facsimile machines, photocopiers, document scanners, etc.), building or real estate purchases or improvements, salaries or fringe benefits, used or reconditioned equipment except biomedical equipment that is certified for use by manufacturer certified vendors (i.e. cardiac monitors, ventilators, IV infusion pumps, etc), or disposable items (including, but not limited to, medications, soft goods, EZ-IO needles, video laryngoscopy induction blades, CPAP, tourniquets, etc.)
- Applicants must meet the criteria of all applicable State laws and the Arkansas EMS Rules and Regulations.

Pre-Application Information:

All grant applications and supporting documents are due postmarked no later than August 15, 2019.

Arkansas EMS Development Grant Program Application & Processing Timeline
- ArAA EMS Development Grant Application Posted on website and available for download: July 1, 2019
- Submission of Grant Application Packets to the ArAA: July 1, 2019 thru August 15, 2019
- Grant Fund subcommittee meeting to review applications: August 2019
- ArAA Board to approve/deny applications: September 2019
- Notifications mailed to approved/disapproved applicants: No later than September 30, 2019
- Expenditure of awarded grant funds: October 1, 2019 thru May 31, 2020

All funds requested shall be matched on an eighty-twenty percent (80% - 20%) matching cash basis for ArAA member services, however, non-ArAA member agencies shall be funded on a twenty-eighty percent (20% - 80%) matching cash basis.*

* ArAA member services means those Arkansas licensed ambulance services who were paid members of the ArAA in good standing for the membership years 2018-2019 (9/1/18-8/31/19) and for the current membership year 2019-2020 for the dates to include 9/1/19-8/31/20. To be eligible for a 80/20 grant matching basis, providers must be members of the ArAA for the current year and must have been a member for the preceding year. The ArAA Secretary shall maintain all membership records.

Note: No FAX or E-MAIL applications will be accepted; original signatures required on all documents.

Contact Information:

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

Grant Application Mailing Address:
Arkansas Ambulance Association
EMS Development Grants
PO Box 11330
1152 Strong Hwy.
El Dorado, AR 71730

For Questions Contact:
Ken Kelley, Secretary
Arkansas Ambulance Association
(870) 875‐2273

John R. Gray, President
(870) 451-0400

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Arkansas

Suggested Grants:

Fundraising and Publicity Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Nonprofits for Cult...

Deadline Ongoing

Fundraising opportunity for USA, Canada, and International nonprofit organizations to host a jazz concert held in honor of their organization or cause. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. In addition to funds raised through concert ticket sales

GrantWatch ID#: 123735

Grants to USA Nonprofits to Address the Climate Crisis and Reduce Inequality

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofit organizations to reduce social inequality and promote solutions to the climate crisis. Eligible programs will address the areas of racial and economic justice, corporate and political accountability; voice, creativity, and culture; and an inclusi

GrantWatch ID#: 123756

Grants to Researchers Affiliated with USA Qualified Institutions for Clinical Research in th...

Deadline 08/28/20 LOI Date: 07/10/20

Grants of up to $50,000 to researchers affiliated with USA qualified institutions for research in the field of pediatric oncology. Applicants must submit an LOI prior to submitting a full application. Funding is intended to increase the institution's capacity to conduct

GrantWatch ID#: 125838

Grants to Arkansas Nonprofits in Eligible Regions for Neighborhood Improvement Projects

Deadline 07/31/20

Grants of $1,000 to Arkansas nonprofit neighborhood organizations for community improvement projects. Funding is intended to promote events and activities that will have a direct and lasting impact on the quality of life in local communities. Grants must benefit residen

GrantWatch ID#: 128692

Grants to USA and Canada Nonprofits for Projects to Protect Wildlife and Natural Habitats

Deadline 10/01/20

Grants of up to $3,000 to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations for projects to protect wildlife and natural habitats. Funding is intended for campaigns to save specific species and ecosystems. Eligible activities include public policy work, litigation, advocacy, and d

GrantWatch ID#: 129644

Grants to USA and Canada Low-Income Individuals and Families for Financial Assistance

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA and Canada individuals and families with low-income for financial assistance. Types of assistance include financial support to offset emergency expenses or to cover the cost of regular monthly bills. Funding is intended for workers and households that are

GrantWatch ID#: 131400

Matching Grants to USA Nonprofits and Agencies in the Midwest for Improvements to Baseball a...

Deadline 10/01/20

Matching grants of up to $10,000 to USA nonprofits and government units operating youth baseball or softball programs in eligible midwest states for major field renovations. Applicants in Missouri, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, Arkansas, Oklahoma, and South Dakota may apply.

GrantWatch ID#: 132521

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti Nonprofits, Agencies, and For-Profits to Assist Underserved ...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA, Mexico, and Haiti nonprofits, for-profit organizations, and government entities for programs and services that improve the quality of life for underserved children. Focus areas include working families, equitable communities, and thriving children. The Fu

GrantWatch ID#: 133552

Donations & Sponsorships to USA Nonprofits & For-Profits for Education, Literacy, and the Ar...

Deadline Ongoing

Donations to USA nonprofit organizations for programming support for arts, pre-K-12 education, and literacy programs across the country. In addition, sponsorship opportunities are provided to USA for-profit and nonprofit organizations focusing on literacy, the arts, a

GrantWatch ID#: 134869

Grants to USA Nonprofits for Architecture, Education, Arts, Scientific Research, and Communi...

Deadline Ongoing

Grants to USA nonprofits for activities that positively impact people around the world and their communities. Support is primarily given to programs in the areas of architecture and the arts, education, addressing the needs of underserved communities, and scientific res

GrantWatch ID#: 138286