Emergency Management Institute-Training Assistance Grant

What is the aim of the Emergency Management Institute-Training Assistance Grant?

The Emergency Management Institute-Training Assistance Grant aims to defray travel expenses of State, local, and tribal emergency management personnel who attend training courses conducted by the Emergency Management Institute, at the Emmitsburg, Maryland facility; Noble Training Center at the Center for Domestic Preparedness in Anniston, Alabama; and selected off-site locations.

The purpose of the Emergency Management Institute-Training Assistance Grant is to improve emergency management practices among State, local, and tribal emergency managers, in response to emergencies and disasters. Programs embody the Comprehensive Emergency Management System by unifying the elements of management common to all emergencies: protection, preparedness, mitigation, response, and recovery.

Who are Eligible to Apply for the Emergency Management Institute-Training Assistance Grant?

Individuals who are assigned to an emergency management position in State, local or tribal government are eligible to apply for the Emergency Management Institute-Training Assistance Grant. Some restrictions apply, refer to program guidance document or contact administering program office for additional information.

How and Where to Apply for the Emergency Management Institute-Training Assistance Grant?

Application is made to the Admissions Office, Management Operations and Support Services Division at the National Emergency Training Center using the Student Stipend Agreement after acceptance into the course. The Student Stipend Agreement must be accompanied by the required supporting documentation.

For more information on the Emergency Management Institute-Training Assistance Grant, contact:

Emergency Management Institute, http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/contactus.asp, 16825 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg, Maryland 21727
Phone: (301) 447-1286
Web Site Address: http://www.training.fema.gov

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