Western States Fire Managers & Hazardous Fuel Grants

WSFM - Accepting Applications - Due 3/1/2022
HFCP - Accepting Applications - Due 11/1/2022

Eligible applicants include state and local agencies, tribes, non-profit organizations, companies, homeowners associations and educational institutions. These grant programs place an emphasis on hazard fuel reduction, restoration of fire adapted ecosystems, prevention education, and community wildfire protection planning.


Reviewing Past Applications

Reviewing past successful applications is helpful in preparing competitive projects and proposals. The applications below provide good examples of content and format that clearly describe the project, address the scoring criteria and explain how funding will be used.

To view past successful WSFM applications, please visit the CWSF/WUI Proposals webpage. To view past successful HF-CP applications, please review the following grant applications: 

2020 Diamond Peak Project Application (PDF)
2020-2021 Montreux Project Application (PDF)
2018 Johnson Lane-Indian Hills Project Application (PDF)
2018 Jobs-Sheridan Project Application (PDF)


Application Materials

Grant Overview Presentation (PPTX)
2022 NDF Request for Pre-Proposals Instructions (PDF)
2022 Western States Fire Managers scoring Aid (PDF)
2022 Budget Development Guidelines & Restrictions (PDF)


Application Forms

2022 Western States Fire Managers Application Form (PDF)
Hazardous Fuel-Community Protection Application Form (PDF)