2017 Side-by-Side Fire & Sprinkler Burn Demo Stipend

The Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition (HFSC) will select 10 Canadian Built For Life Fire Departments (BFLFD) to each receive $1,000 stipends to conduct side-by-side fire and sprinkler burn demonstrations as part of their public education programs.

Eligibility: Only Canadian Built For Life Fire Departments will be considered. (NOTE: Please enroll as a BFLFD prior to submitting this application)

Commitment: To apply, BFLFD representatives must agree to implement their department’s event and fulfill the Event Implementation Requirements by the end of 2017.

Event Implementation Requirements: BFLFD representatives must agree to implement a local home fire sprinkler demonstration event by the end of 2017; ensure the event contains home fire sprinkler educational outreach; endeavour to extend the educational benefits beyond the actual event (such as through local media or placement of photos or video on the fire department’s website and social media outlets, if any); evaluate the educational effectiveness of the event; and report event summary and evaluation findings to HFSC.

Supporting Statement: In addition to filling out the required supporting statement below, each BFLFD is encouraged to provide an optional statement supporting its application.

Supporting Statement:
I (insert name) have the authority to submit this application on behalf of the (fire department name) on (2017/Month/Day). I assure the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition (HFSC) that if selected, the (Name of Department) will implement an educational side-by-side fire and sprinkler burn demonstration in our community by the end of 2017, and comply with the Event Implementation Requirements as outlined on this application.

Optional Supporting Statement:


Fire Department Name*

Representative's Name*

Representative's Title

Fire Department Address*



Postal Code*



Website Address

When would you plan to do your demonstration?*