Rural Access to Emergency Devices Grant Program

Quick Facts

Due DateApril 30, 2014 (Wednesday)
Award AmountUp to $ 150,000
Category of Funding ActivityHealth
Eligible Applicants
  • Others - Community partnerships composed of local emergency response entities such as community training facilities, local emergency responders, fire and rescue departments, police, community hospitals, and local non-profit entities and for-profit entities concerned about cardiac arrest survival rates are eligible to apply. ?Each community partnership must ?evaluate the local community emergency response times to assess whether they meet the standards established by national public health organizations such as the American Heart Association and the Red Cross.? ?Each community partnership must clearly identify the lead applicant from the group of entities making up the partnership. The lead applicant, also known as the grantee of record, will act as the fiscal agent for the partnership. Faith-based and community-based organizations are eligible to apply for these funds.? Tribes and Tribal Organizations are eligible to apply for these funds.

Program Description

This announcement solicits applications for the Rural Access to Emergency Devices (RAED) Grant Program. ?The purpose of the RAED Grant Program is to develop community partnershps to purchase automated external defibrillators (AEDs), provide defibrillator and basic life support training, and place the AEDs in rural communities with local organizations.

General Information

Funding Opportunity NumberHRSA-14-129
Funding Opportunity TitleRural Access to Emergency Devices Grant Program
Opportunity CategoryHealth
Funding Instrument TypeGrant
Category Explanationhttps://grants.hrsa.gov/webExternal/SFO.asp?ID=f252f9b8-6e51-46f6-8e35-e43d58a8f874
Number of Awards3
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementNo
Posted DateMarch 20, 2014 (Thursday)
Application Due DateApril 30, 2014 (Wednesday)
Application Archive DateJune 29, 2014 (Sunday)
Total Program Funding$ 450,000
Award AmountUp to $ 150,000
CFDA Number
  • 93.259 - Rural Access to Emergency Devices Grant and Public Access to Defibrillation Demonstration Grant

Eligible Applicants

  • Others - Community partnerships composed of local emergency response entities such as community training facilities, local emergency responders, fire and rescue departments, police, community hospitals, and local non-profit entities and for-profit entities concerned about cardiac arrest survival rates are eligible to apply. ?Each community partnership must ?evaluate the local community emergency response times to assess whether they meet the standards established by national public health organizations such as the American Heart Association and the Red Cross.? ?Each community partnership must clearly identify the lead applicant from the group of entities making up the partnership. The lead applicant, also known as the grantee of record, will act as the fiscal agent for the partnership. Faith-based and community-based organizations are eligible to apply for these funds.? Tribes and Tribal Organizations are eligible to apply for these funds.

Contact Information

Agency NameDepartment of Health and Human Services
Program Information Website-
ContactOffice: Health Resources & Services Administration
Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, HRSA Grants Application Center, 910 Clopper Road, Suite 155 South, Gaithersburg, MD, 20878
CallCenter@HRSA.GOV

Contact HRSA Call Center at 877-Go4-HRSA/877-464-4772 or email CallCenter@HRSA.GOV

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