EMS Grant Program

2019-2020 EMS GRANT APPLICATION PERIOD

SFY 2019-2020 EMS Priority One and Supplemental Grants

The Ohio Department of Public Safety, Division of EMS, has released the SFY 2019-2020 EMS Priority One & Supplemental Grant Applications. The Priority One & Supplemental Applications will be due April 1st by 5:00 p.m.

Grant applications will only be available in electronic format, and must be submitted online through the EMS Grants Management System. If you have not created an account with the new EMS Grants Management System, you will need to register for a new account. For instructions on how to create an account, please use the EMS Grants Management System User Guide.

SFY 2019-2020 EMS Priority 2-5 Traditional Research Grants

The Division of EMS is accepting Priority 2-5 Traditional Research Grant applications for the State Fiscal Year (SFY) 2019-2020 grant funding cycle.

Access grant forms and applications HERE.

Proposal Due Date: All proposal submissions must be submitted no later than April 1, 2019, at 5:00 p.m.

Please email the Division of EMS Grants Section or call 614-728-8661 with questions or concerns.

PRIORITY 2-5 TRAUMA & EMS RESEARCH REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP) OPPORTUNITIES

The Division of EMS is accepting Priority 2-5 Trauma and EMS Research Requests for Proposals for the State Fiscal Year (SFY) 2019-2020 grant funding cycle.

Proposal Due Date: All proposal submissions must be submitted no later than April 1, 2019, at 5:00 p.m.

Priority 2-5 Trauma and EMS Research RFP Opportunities

EMS Grant Program Overview

The purpose of the State Board of Emergency Medical, Fire, and Transportation Services Grant Program, administered by the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Division of Emergency Medical Services, is to improve and enhance EMS and trauma patient care in Ohio through the provision of grant funding for equipment, training, and research. The funding source for the grant program is fines levied in the State of Ohio for seat belt violations.

The EMS grant award year begins on July 1 and runs through June 30. There are five types of grants (Priorities 2 - 5) available. The amount awarded for each priority is determined by the State Board of Emergency Medical, Fire, and Transportation Services and by the amount of funds available during the award year. Section 4765.07 of the Ohio Revised Code defines the priority distribution of the available funds for the grant program.

Grant applications are available by February 1st and are due April 1st by 5:00 p.m. Priority 1 grant applications are submitted online. Priorities 2 - 5 must utilize paper applications. Grant awards are approved at the June meeting of the State Board of Emergency Medical, Fire, and Transportation Services. Award letters are mailed to recipients at the end of June.

Grant recipients are required to meet all Ohio Administrative Code requirements to be eligible to receive funds from the State Board of Emergency Medical, Fire, and Transportation Services Grant Program.

Have Questions?

Email the Grants Section, or call (614) 466-9447 or (800) 233-0785.

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