Information Bulletin Number 0701003

National Fire Plan Rural Fire Assistance

The RFA program was established to improve safety and enhance wildland firefighting resource capability and readiness of rural and volunteer fire departments; to decrease wildland fire-related losses to rural economies through enhanced local fire protection; and to help reduce Federal, State, Tribal and local government expenditures on wildland fire suppression, particularly in the wildland-urban interface.

National Fire Plan - Rural Fire Assistance
Application deadline: Jan 31, 2007
Grants to rural fire departments.