Utah State Firefighters’ Association

Mission Statement

We, the members of the Utah State Firefighters’ Association, in order to form a more perfect organization, establish harmony of action, insure prosperity and success, provide pecuniary support, secure protection, promote the best interests of the firefighters of the State of Utah, compile statistics of information concerning the practical workings of the various systems and the merits of the various apparatus in use for the extinguishment of fire; also to cultivate fellowship between the firefighters of the fire departments of the State of Utah.

2020 Firefighter of the Year Nominations

The Utah State Firefighters' Association, in cooperation with the Utah State Fire Marshal, the Utah Fire & Rescue Academy, Utah Fire Chiefs Association, is accepting applications for Utah Firefighter of the Year Awards. The purpose of this Award is to honor Utah’s finest fire service personnel in a number of different categories. Click here for specific information on the categories, eligibility and the process for nomination.

Utah State Firefighters' Association Convention Attendance Grants

In an effort to increase comradery and attendance at the Utah State Firefighters' Association (USFA) Conventions, the Board of Directors feel it is in the best interest of the Association to offer a grant up to a maximum of $250.00 per firefighter, so members of the association can attend annual conventions. This grant opportunity is available for all members who are in good standing with the USFA.

Grant applications and letters need to be submitted to the Secretary of the USFA no later than the first Friday in January of the year the applicant is applying for. At the January Quarterly meeting, the Board of Directors will review the applications and award the top qualifying members their grant. The monies that are awarded for the grant shall only be used for convention associated activities. It shall be the responsibility of the grant recipient to submit receipts to the Treasurer of the USFA for the awarded $250 by the July Quarterly meeting so they can be reimbursed for those monies. Below are the requirements of the applicant.

USFA ConventionAttendance Grants Application

Applicant Requirements

1. Complete online application form  no later than the first Friday in January of the year the applicant is applying for.
2. Submit a letter of interest as to why you should be considered to receive the grant with your application form.
3. Be an active member in good standing with the USFA.
4. Shall submit receipts for the $250.00 to be reimbursed for through the grant to the USFA Treasurer by the July Quarterly meeting in the year the grant was awarded.