RSAF Grants Program

The financial assistance for Emergency Medical Services Grants Program, known as the Rescue Squad Assistance Fund (RSAF) Grant Program is a multi-million dollar grant program for Virginia non-profit EMS agencies and organizations. Items eligible for funding include EMS equipment and vehicles, computers, EMS management programs, courses/classes and projects benefiting the recruitment and retention of EMS members. Access E-Gift at: Click Here


Rescue Squad Assistance Fund (RSAF) – June 2019 Cycle  Grant Opportunity

Awards for the June 2019 Cycle of RSAF were announced on July 1, 2019. Please login to E-GIFT to access information about your application or click the “RSAF Grant Awards” link below to see which agencies were awarded. Awarded agencies should login to E-GIFT to review the conditions of their grant award and sign the Memorandum of Agreement as soon as possible. The next cycle will be announced on August 1, 2019

E-Gift:

For assistance please contact OEMS-AppSupport@vdh.virginia.gov.

E-Gift User Guides for Licensed EMS Agencies – A licensed EMS Agency is an agency that is authorized by the Office of EMS to provide emergency medical services in the state as an EMS agency.

E-Gift User Guide for Non-Licensed EMS Agencies –  A non-licensed EMS Agency is an agency that is not authorized by the Office of EMS to provide Emergency medical services in the state, for example EMS Regional Council, Community College, Sheriff’s Office, 911 Centers, and Volunteer Fire Department.

Grant Information:

Grant Awards:


Contact Us:

Luke Parker
Grants Manager
Luke.Parker@vdh.virginia.gov
Phone: (804) 888-9106
Fax: (804) 371-3108
Linwood Pulling
Grants Specialist
Linwood.Pulling@vdh.virginia.gov
Phone: (804) 888-9105
Fax: (804) 371-3108