(FOX19) - The Division of EMS and the State EMS Board recently approved annual grants to several EMS and fire agencies around the state totaling $3, 071,818.
The purpose of the Ohio EMS grant program is to improve and enhance EMS and trauma patient care in the State of Ohio by providing grant funds to eligible applicants.
There are six types of grants available from the Ohio Division of EMS. Each type of grant has its own application. The EMS grant award year begins on July 1 and runs through June 30.
The amount awarded for each category is determined by the Ohio EMS Board and by the amount of funds available from seat belt fines collected during the award year.
Grant awardees and the priorities of the awards: