To date, 94 departments have applied. Grant awards will be at least $5000 per dept with an additional percentage of their losses determined by the amount of grant funds remaining after initial awards are made. Departments will need to use line 12 from their tax form 990 to document the losses they are claiming and submit those forms in the instructions. -The application and instructions from MEMA, as well as an FAQ sheet has been sent to all Executive Committee Members to disseminate to their association presidents to get the info to all county departments as well as the website and all social media outlets. This includes clarifying information on CARES Act reimbursements that the company may have already received that may or may not preclude them from applying. MEMA is anticipating that if the department’s application is approved that they will checks in hand by June 15th.