Brookwood-Sago Mine Safety Grants
The Brookwood-Sago Mine Safety program provides grants for education and training programs to help identify, avoid, and prevent unsafe working conditions in and around mines. Special emphasis is given to programs and materials that target workers at smaller mines, including training miners and employers about new MSHA standards, high-risk activities, or hazards identified by MSHA.
Program priorities include training materials and programs in the areas of:
- Powered haulage safety, including reducing vehicle-on-vehicle collisions, increasing seat belt use, and improving belt conveyor safety
- Examinations of working places at metal and nonmetal mines
- Mine emergency prevention and preparedness
- Programs to prevent unsafe conditions in and around mines
Eligible applicants are:
- Public and private nonprofit entities
- Tribes and tribal organizations
- Alaska Native entities
- Native Hawaiian organizations
- State-supported or local government-supported institutions of higher education
Award ceiling: $400,000
Award floor: $50,000
Project period: 12 months
Estimated number of awards: 8
Links to the full announcement and online application process are available through grants.gov.
To locate application instructions:
- Open the grants.gov announcement.
- Click on the package tab.
- Choose to preview the opportunity package.
- Click on the button that says download instructions.
- Application instructions will be in your browser download folder.
For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.