Federal Grant Opportunities:
February 20, 2019

This summary is brought to you
by the Office of Congressman Paul D. Tonko (NY-20).
If the grant for which you're applying accepts Congressional letters of support, please contact our office to find out how Rep. Tonko can support your request. Grant deadlines and guidelines may change. Please check with the awarding agency before applying.

Federal Funding Announcements:
This summary includes new or updated opportunities in the following areas. Please click on the topic below to view all grant announcements:

  1. Agriculture, Food and Nutrition
  2. Arts and Culture
  3. Business, Jobs and Workforce Development
  4. Children, Youth, Families and Older Americans
  5. Community Development
  6. Crime Prevention, Justice and Public Safety
  7. Education
  8. Energy and Environment
  9. Health
  10. Housing and Homelessness
  11. Infrastructure and Transportation
  12. International Development
  13. Science and Technology

 


Featured Funding Opportunities and Grant Assistance:

FEMA will host live Adobe Connect webinars to provide an overview of the FY 2018 SAFER Grant Program, including both the Hiring of Firefighters activity and the Recruitment and Retention of Volunteer Firefighters activity. The presentations will outline important information and reminders about cost share requirements (hiring activity), program priorities, eligible costs, how to navigate the grant application, and tips for preparing a SAFER application. FEMA Fire Program Specialists will be available to answer your questions.

 

Upcoming SAFER Webinar Schedule:

Topic

Date

Time

Conference Call and PIN

2018 SAFER Hiring Webinar

02/20/2019

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET

1-800-320-4330
PIN: 223598#

SAFER 2018 Recruitment & Retention Webinar

02/21/2019

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET

1-800-320-4330
PIN: 223598#

 

Webinar sessions will be broadcast using an Adobe Connect webinar link with call-in phone number for audio transmission. We suggest that you save this link to your browser's favorites. The Adobe Connect webinar can be found at https://fema.connectsolutions.com/fy2018safer/

To access the webinar follow these steps:

  1. Click on the webinar link
  2. Select “enter as a guest” and provide your name and your department’s name. Click on enter the room
  3. Agree to the terms of the Adobe Connect system, Click on “OK”

For the audio transmission, the call-in number is: 1-800-320-4330.
Enter pin 223598 followed by #.

Not sure if the webinar is working on your computer? Test your webinar access now by signing in as a guest, just visit: https://fema.connectsolutions.com/fy2018safer/

SAFER Grants Help Desk:  If you have questions about the grant program, application process, or technical assistance tools, call or e-mail the SAFER Grants help Desk. 

AFG Home Page: www.fema.gov/firegrants

AFG Regional Representatives: http://www.fema.gov/fire-grant-contact-information

AFG Help Desk: E-mail: firegrants@fema.dhs.gov

Telephone Toll-Free: 1-866-274-0960

 

Foundation Center and GuideStar have joined forces to become Candid, a single nonprofit organization. Go to candid.org to find out more information about the changes.

 

The latest issue of Foundation Center Arts Funding Watch is now available.

 

The latest issue of Grants.gov Newsletter is now available.

 

The latest issue of Philanthropy News Digest is now available.

 

The latest issue of Philanthropy News Digest RFP Bulletin is now available.

 

The Weekly NIH Funding Opportunities and Notices, NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts, 2-15-2019 Edition is now available.

 

The Weekly NIH Funding Opportunities and Notices, NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts, 2-8-2019 Edition is now available.



This summary has been brought to you

by the Office of Congressman Paul D. Tonko (NY-20).

Does one of these grants accept Congressional Letters of Support?
Please contact our office to find out how Rep. Tonko can support your request.

Grant deadlines and guidelines may change.
Please check with the awarding agency before applying.

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