Firefighter Training Grant Pilot Program

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​This grant program is designed to address recruitment and retention challenges in the Wisconsin fire service. The Department​ will award grants of up to $50,000 to qualified fire departments, technical colleges, or school districts to establish or expand youth fire fighter training programs for high school juniors and seniors. 



Grant Availability Announcement - September 2022

Pilot Youth Volunteer Firefighter Training Program Grant Availability Announcement​​​​

Application - Due October 7, 2022

Youth Volunteer Firefighter Training Program Grant Application

Application Attachment A

Application ​Attachment A: Budget Line Items Table and Budget Detail
​Grant Evaluation Rubric and Scoresheet
Grant Evaluation Rubric and Scoresheet​​​
​DSPS Youth Firefighter Training Grant - Virtual Forum - September 13, 2022​​YouTube​ Recording of September 13, 2022 Virtual Forum

​FAQs for Youth Firefighter Training Grant Program
FAQs for Youth​ Firefighter Training Grant​​