Emergency Medical Services Grants
You may ask questions and obtain further information about any of the following grant sections by calling state EMS grants staff at (850) 245-4440 Exts. 2734, 2782,or 2773.
County Grant Information
We are pleased to announce that effective July 25, 2014 county governments may now request their annual emergency medical services (EMS) county grant funds. You can view the amount of funds for your county this year by clicking on the following link. The amount is in the Total Column.
To obtain the funds, the county must appropriately complete and send to the state: an original and one copy of: (1) the two-page application, (2) Request for Grant Fund Distribution page, (3) current resolution described in Item #4 of the application, and (4) the first three columns of the state Department of Financial Services form DFS-A2-2102. Mail to: Attn. Alan Van Lewen, DOH EMS Program County Grants, 4052 Bald Cypress Way, Mail Bin A-22, Tallahassee, FL 32399-1722.
All forms are at the following links in Microsoft Word, except there is no form for the resolution. Use your county format for resolutions.
2014 Announcement—Click on this link to access the announcement page for this grant cycle, which has some basic information you need to submit your application form(s) to request state EMS matching funds.
2014 Application Form Tabs—This link provides the application form to complete and submit. It ends with the Request for Grant Fund Distribution page for which we need the top part completed to issue your payment if you have an award. The form has fields to enable you to use your keyboard tab key to go to the fields as needed.
2014 Application Form Plain—This form is identical to the above form, but does not enable you to use the tab key on your computer keyboard to go to different fields. Use either form.
The state EMS program appreciates your interest in this matching grant program. Please contact us if you have any questions. Contact information is at the top of this webpage under the "Contacts" heading.