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Emergency Medical Services Grants

Contact the Florida Department of Health

  •  850-245-4440
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    Fax

    850-245-4378
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    Mailing Address

    Florida Department of Health 

    4052 Bald Cypress Way Bin A-22 

    Tallahassee, FL 32399 

Important Information Regarding 2015-2016 Matching Grants

ANNOUNCEMENT:  THE FLORIDA EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES (EMS) SECTION WILL ACCEPT MATCHING GRANT APPLICATIONS BEGINNING DECEMBER 1, 2015.  THE APPLICATION DEADLINE IS MARCH 9, 2016, 4:00 P.M. EST. 

You may submit more than one application, but each original and its copies must be labeled as such if sent in one package.  For each request, send your completed (A) original application, (B) Request for Grant Fund Distribution Form, and (C) four copies to one of the following addresses.  We will not accept applications via facsimile (fax) or email attachment. 

Mailing Address:

EMS Matching Grants
DOH EMS Section, Grants
4052 Bald Cypress Way, A-22
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1722

Physical Address:

EMS Matching Grants
DOH EMS Section, Grants
4042 Bald Cypress Way, 2nd Floor
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1748

For assistance, please contact by phone at (850) 245-4440, extension 2734 or email.

The link below summarizes the types of grants that have been awarded over the past three years, including the June 1, 2015 awards.  However, all projects that improve and expand EMS will be considered.
Three Year Award List

Important Information Regarding 2015-2016 County Grants

We are pleased to announce that effective July 24, 2015, county governments may now request their annual emergency medical services (EMS) county grant funds.  Counties may view the funding available for this year by clicking on the following link.
County Grant Funds (The amount can be found in the Total Column)

To obtain the funds, the county must complete an original and one copy of: (1) the two-page application form, (2) the Request for Grant Fund Distribution page, and (3) a current resolution as described in Item #4 of the application.  The application and Request for Grant Distribution forms can also be accessed at the links below.  Counties should use their standardized format for resolutions.  All resolutions received with the application must be current for this year’s application.
EMS County Grant Application

Mail completed application packages to:
Attn: Alan Van Lewen, DOH EMS Section County Grants
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Mail Bin A-22
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1722. 

Deadline: Your completed application must be received by the department at the above address by December 16, 2015.

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