Department of Environmental Protection

New Jersey Forest Fire Service

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Volunteer Fire Assistance (VFA) Grant

The VFA is a United States Forest Service Grant Program administered by all 50 State Forest Fire Protection Agencies to provide funding to organize, train, and equip fire departments in rural areas and rural communities.

For more information OR to request an Application, please contact the Assistant Division Firewarden at

New Jersey state departments and agencies provide financial assistance for a variety of programs through grants, for more information visit: State of NJ Grants