California Fire Safe Council (CFSC) is pleased to announce that eleven (11) organizations have been selected to receive grant awards for defensible space assistance projects. With funding from a 2022 CAL FIRE master grant, the CFSC will award more than $5 million to these applicants through the Defensible Space Assistance Grant Program.
View the Award Announcement here!
Resources and Materials:
- Application Handbook
- Application Planning Tool – APPLICATION CLOSED 06.15.23
- 22 D-Space Grant FAQs
- Cal Fire Direct Award Procedural Guide
This grant program and publication are funded in full by the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) as part of the California Climate Investment Program. The opinions expressed are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of CAL FIRE.
The Defensible Space Assistance Grant is part of California Climate Investments, a statewide program that puts billions of Cap-and-Trade dollars to work reducing GHG emissions, strengthening the economy, and improving public health and the environment–particularly in disadvantaged communities. For more information, visit the California Climate Investments website at: www.caclimateinvestments.ca.gov.
In accordance with federal law, CFSC is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs. CFSC is an equal opportunity provider and employer.