Applicants' Briefings provide potential applicants with basic information to assist them in their efforts to understand the requirements associated with applying for Public Assistance due to a Fire Management Assistance Grant (FMAG) declaration, under the California Disaster Assistance Act (CDAA) or under a Presidential Emergency Declaration. The following are briefings currently scheduled due to one of the mentioned declarations.
The Applicants’ Briefing dates, locations and times are now available on this page. Please check back frequently as additional dates may be added. If you do not receive an invitation via email and believe your progam is an eligible applicant with eligible costs under the PA program, please plan to attend one of the briefings regardless of receipt of an invitation.
Requests for Public Assistance (RPA) MUST be received on or before January 30, 2018, in order to claim eligible costs for this event. Late submittals are not accepted.
A previously recorded briefing may be viewed at your convenience using the below link. To ensure all topics are covered the recorded briefing is approximately 2 hours long. Due to the length there may be a delay prior to the start of the briefing.
December 2017 California Wildfires (FEMA-4353-DR-CA) Applicants' Briefing
Applicants’ Briefings for this event were conducted at several locations and via webinar between December 13, 2017, and December 21, 2017, with Request for Public Assistance (RPA) applications due on December 21, 2017. The webinars were recorded and can be viewed at your convenience on the following links:
Applicants' Briefing webinar for Non State Agencies
Applicants' Briefing webinar for State Agencies
Reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request. Make your request as early as possible as last minute requests will be accepted, but cannot be guaranteed. Requests should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (916) 845-8245.