The “Rural Emergency Medical Services Training Grant”
Anticipated Award Amount
Proposed budgets cannot exceed $200,000 in total costs (direct and indirect) for the project.
Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO)
Application Due Date
The purpose of this program is to recruit and train EMS personnel in rural areas with a particular focus on addressing mental and substance use disorders. SAMHSA recognizes the great need for emergency services in rural areas and the critical role EMS personnel serve across the country.
Eligibility is statutorily limited to rural emergency medical service agencies operated by a local or tribal government (fire-based and non-fire based) and non-profit emergency medical service agencies.