How to apply...
A General Admission Application, FEMA Form 75-5, is completed and submitted through the local emergency management organization to the State Emergency Management Director for approval and forwarded to the Educational and Academic Support Branch at the National Emergency Training Center in Emmitsburg, Maryland.
Note: Each program will indicate whether applications are to be submitted to the Federal headquarters, regional or local office, or to a State or local government office.
The application will be reviewed and the individual notified in writing of his or her acceptance or non- acceptance. Notification is made approximately 45 days prior to the beginning of the class.
Note: Grant payments may be made by a letter of credit, advance by Treasury check, or reimbursement by Treasury check.
Awards may be made by the headquarters office directly to the applicant, an agency field office, a regional office,
or by an authorized county office. The assistance may pass through the initial applicant for further distribution by
intermediate level applicants to groups or individuals in the private sector.