Pool Safely Grant Program

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Pool Safely Grant Program: In accordance with the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act (VGB Act), the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is accepting applications for the Fiscal Year 2016 Pool Safely Grant Program (PSGP). The purpose of this program is to prevent the drowning and drain entrapments of children in pools and spas. The PSGP seeks to provide state and local governments with assistance for prevention education and enforcement of pool safety requirements.
Federal Grant Title: Pool Safely Grant Program
Federal Agency Name: Consumer Product Safety Commission
Grant Categories: Consumer Protection Education Other
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: CP-VGB-16-001
Type of Funding: Grant
CFDA Numbers: 87.002
CFDA Descriptions: Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety
Current Application Deadline: Aug 19, 2015
Original Application Deadline: Aug 19, 2015
Posted Date: May 21, 2015
Creation Date: May 22, 2015
Archive Date: Sep 18, 2015
Total Program Funding: $1,000,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $250,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $0
Expected Number of Awards: 15
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Category Explanation
none
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)
City or township governments
State governments
County governments
Additional Information on Eligibility
Applicants shall demonstrate to CPSC satisfaction that the applicant has a state or local law that meets the requirements specified in Sections 1405 and 1406 of the VGB Act (15 U.S.C. Sections 8004 and 8005). The VGB Act can be accessed at: www.poolsafely.gov/pool-spa-safety-act/read/. Additional information regarding the PSGP can be accessed at: http://www.poolsafely.gov/grants/vgbfy16/".
Link to Full Grant Announcement
Information not provided
Grant Announcement Contact
Ann Piesen Grant Manager Office of Communications U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission PH 301-504-7261
Grant Manager

Consumer Product Safety Commission 301-504-7261
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