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Top 10 AFG Lessons
Learned And Things to
Prepare for AFG FY16
Make sure that your
SAM registration is
active and have your
DUNS Number ready!
1
Have access to at least 3
recent years of call history
for your department
2
Confirm your legal entity name
3
- this could be different than
your department name so
make sure you verify ahead
of the ...
Get together with your financial
point of contact ahead of time
to access at least 3 -5 years of
financial history for you...
THOU SHALT REPORT TO NFIRS
– this is a requirement upon
grant award (and will be
required at point of submission
in the fu...
For any request, have
a cost estimate, that
you are comfortable
with, ready for your
application
6
Nobody likes laundry or laundry lists
for that matter. Your department
AFG grant request should be based
on your risk asse...
If you are applying for PPE, make sure you
have completed an inventory of your
current PPE
Know the dates of manufacturer
...
For regional projects, make sure that all
participating departments/agencies
had a chance to review and provide
feedback o...
Plan on completing your application and
narrative elements at least a week
before deadline – this will give you
ample time...
Are you are in need of more grant help? Click
on one of the buttons below to contact us for
grant help today!
As an added ...
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Top 10 AFG Lessons Learned and Things to Prepare for AFG FY16

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Top 10 AFG Lessons Learned and Things to Prepare for AFG FY16

  1. 1. Brought to you by the FireGrantsHelp & EMSGrantsHelp Team Top 10 AFG Lessons Learned And Things to Prepare for AFG FY16
  2. 2. Make sure that your SAM registration is active and have your DUNS Number ready! 1
  3. 3. Have access to at least 3 recent years of call history for your department 2
  4. 4. Confirm your legal entity name 3 - this could be different than your department name so make sure you verify ahead of the application opening!
  5. 5. Get together with your financial point of contact ahead of time to access at least 3 -5 years of financial history for your department 4
  6. 6. THOU SHALT REPORT TO NFIRS – this is a requirement upon grant award (and will be required at point of submission in the future) so best to start reporting into NFIRS now 5
  7. 7. For any request, have a cost estimate, that you are comfortable with, ready for your application 6
  8. 8. Nobody likes laundry or laundry lists for that matter. Your department AFG grant request should be based on your risk assessments and the greatest need in the department 7
  9. 9. If you are applying for PPE, make sure you have completed an inventory of your current PPE Know the dates of manufacturer in the case of turnout gear and the NFPA Standard year for SCBA 8
  10. 10. For regional projects, make sure that all participating departments/agencies had a chance to review and provide feedback of the application before submission This ensures that everyone is on the same page! 9
  11. 11. Plan on completing your application and narrative elements at least a week before deadline – this will give you ample time to have your final application reviewed before submission 10
  12. 12. Are you are in need of more grant help? Click on one of the buttons below to contact us for grant help today! As an added bonus, use discount code FIRE15 or EMS15 before the end of February to get 15% off our grant writing services today! *Code may not be combined with another promotion rate or discount code FireGrantsHelp EMSGrantsHelp Good luck with your FY15 submissions and remember it’s never too early to start planning for AFG FY16!

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