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Firearm Injury Surveillance Through Emergency Rooms (FASTER)

A competitive grant program to improve reporting of nonfatal firearm injuries, including overall firearm injuries, intentional self-directed firearm injuries, unintentional firearm injuries, and assault- related firearm injuries in emergency rooms.


Eligible Applicants:

  • States
  • Local governments

Eligible Community Violence Intervention Programs:

  • Hospital-Based Violence Intervention

2022 Grant Overview

Fund Amount: 6,800,000

Maximum Award Amount: $170,000

Total Number of Anticipated Recipients: TBD

How to Apply

Anticipated Deadline: March 22, 2022

Most recent solicitation: Forecasted opportunity

Agency: Department of Health and Human Services

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