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​South Carolina Municipal Insurance Trust Grants


Fire Service Equipment Cost Sharing Program

The Fire Service Equipment Cost Sharing Program is a grant program designed to assist fire departments in the purchase of personal protective equipment. SCMIT members may apply for reimbursement of up to 50 percent of the cost of the equipment purchased, not to exceed a maximum benefit of $2,000 per member per year. The SCMIT board of trustees allocated $80,000 for the 2017 year.


Public Works Equipment Cost Sharing Program

The Public Works Equipment Cost Sharing Program is a grant program designed to assist public works departments in the purchase of equipment designed to improve worker safety in and around work zones. SCMIT members may apply for reimbursement of up to 50 percent of the cost of equipment purchased, not to exceed a maximum benefit of $2,000 per member per year. The SCMIT Board of Trustees allocated $80,000 for the 2017 year.


Soft Body Armor Cost Sharing Program

The Soft Body Armor Cost Sharing Program is a grant program designed to assist law enforcement agencies equip their officers with soft body armor vests. SCMIT members may apply for reimbursement of up to 50 percent of the cost of the vests purchased, not to exceed a maximum benefit of $2,000 per member per year. The SCMIT board of trustees allocated $50,000 for the 2017 year.


South Carolina Municipal Insurance and Risk Financing Fund Grant

Law Enforcement Grant Program

The Law Enforcement Grant Program is a grant program designed to assist law enforcement department in the purchase of products, equipment and services to reduce the frequency and severity of law enforcement claims. SCMIRF members may apply for reimbursement of up to 50 percent of the cost of the equipment purchased, not to exceed a maximum benefit of $4,000 per member per year. The SCMIT board of trustees allocated $100,000 for the 2017 year.