2012 AFG WORKSHOP & WEBINAR SCHEDULE

DHS/FEMA Region 1 in Boston has notified the Connecticut Fire Academy that they have finalized their 2012 AFG Workshop/Webinar schedule. These workshops will help potential applicants understand the purpose of the FY 2012 AFG Program, changes since FY 2011, funding priorities, award evaluation, and a brief description other AFG funding opportunities.

         •   Registration is NOT necessary

         •   Each workshop is approximately 2 hours in length

         •   AFG Regional Representatives should be contacted with any questions regarding workshops in their region.

Tuesday, May 22, 2012 – 9:30am – New Haven CT Fire Training School, 230 Ella Grasso Blvd., New Haven, CT 06519

Wednesday, May 23, 2012 – 7:00pm – Burrville Fire School, Burr Mountain Road, Torrington, CT 06790

Thursday, May 24, 2012 – 9:30am – Connecticut Fire Academy, 34 Perimeter Road, Windsor Locks, CT 06096

Thursday, May 24, 2012 – 5:30pm – Lebanon CT Fire Dept. 23 Goshen Hill Road, Lebanon, CT 06249

AFG WEBINARS

This year FEMA Region 1 will be offering the 2012 AFG Workshop in a WEBINAR format. The WEBINAR’s are scheduled as follows:

   •   Wednesday, May 16, 2012 @ 2:00pm

   •   Wednesday, May 23, 2012 @ 2:00pm

   •   Wednesday, May 30, 2012 @ 5:00pm

   •   Tuesday, June 5, 2012 @ 5:00pm

   •   Friday, June 8, 2012 @ 10:00am

   •   Tuesday, June 12, 2012 @ 5:00pm

   •   Friday, June 15, 2012 @ 10:00am

To participate in any/all of our WEBINARS please contact Murtuza Banglawala at 617-956-7551 or Murtuza.Banglawala@associates.fema.dhs.gov for the LOG IN information.

Any additional questions can be forwarded to: David L. Parr Regional Fire Program Specialist, Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program

(617)956-7631

FAX - (617)956-7538

david.parr@fema.dhs.gov