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Emergency Medical Services Grants

Contact the Florida Department of Health

  •  850-245-4440
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    850-245-4378
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    Mailing Address

    Florida Department of Health 

    4052 Bald Cypress Way Bin A-22 

    Tallahassee, FL 32399 

MATCHING GRANTS 2019-2020

ANNOUNCEMENT: THE FLORIDA EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES (EMS) SECTION WILL ACCEPT MATCHING GRANT APPLICATIONS BEGINNING MONDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2019, AT 8:00 A.M. EASTERN DAYLIGHT-SAVING TIME. THE DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLIATIONS IS MONDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2020, 3:00 P. M. EASTERN STANDARD TIME.

Applications not received by the deadline will not be reviewed for possible grant funding. The Department reserves the right to fund or not fund any application in the best interest of the State.

You can obtain instructions and the application form at the following link. Matching Grants Application
Please do not use prior application forms.

You may submit your application(s) by email attachment via the following email address. EMS@flhealth.gov

Alternatively, the applications may be either hand delivered (walk-in) or mailed to the addresses listed below. If submitting paper applications, please include the original plus one copy. The Department requests you NOT send the same application by both email attachment and paper.

Mailing Address:
EMS Matching Grants
DOH EMS Section, Grants
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin A22
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1722

Hand Deliver Address:
EMS Matching Grants
DOH EMS Section, Grants
4042 Bald Cypress Way, 2nd Floor
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1722

Optional: In your application package cover letter you may request to be, or recommend a person to be, a reviewer of matching grant applications during this grant cycle.

For requests, questions, or assistance you may use the contact information on this web page.

Special note: Section 401.111, Florida Statutes, requires the state to assist youth athletic organizations that work in conjunction with local EMS, with costs to expand the use of automated external defibrillators. We intend to fund grant requests of this type.

County Government Grants 2019 - 2020

Use the current application form in this announcement. Do not use previous forms.

Effective immediately, county governments can request their annual emergency medical services (EMS) county grant funds. The amount of funds for your county this year is in the following link, in the Total Column: County Amounts 2019-2020

To obtain the funds, the county must appropriately complete and send to the state: (1) the two-page application form, (2) the Request for Grant Fund Distribution page, and (3) a resolution described in Item #4 of the application form.

You may send the application by email attachment to the following address. EMS@flhealth.gov

Alternatively, you may mail the original application and one copy to: DOH EMS County Grants, 4052 Bald Cypress Way, Mail Bin A 22, Tallahassee, FL 32399-1722.

The application instruction page followed by the application form can be accessed at the following link: County Grant Application

Deadline: The State EMS Office must receive your completed application by December 16, 2019.