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[Guide] A Comprehensive Guide to Grants for Drone Programs and How to Secure Funding


Ever wondered how you can kickstart a drone program for your agency, but find yourself hitting a roadblock called "limited budget"? You're not alone. In fact, did you know that over 60% of public safety agencies operate on less than $10,000 per year, with about 23% managing a drone program on less than $1,000 (Source: Police1)?

Drones are game-changers for public safety - whether it's search and rescue or
keeping an eye on the crowd during events. But diving into this new realm can be financially daunting, especially when your agency is strapped for funding.

So, what do you do when you're staring at your budget, scratching your head, and wondering how to make drones a reality? Don't worry, we've got your covered. This guide is all about finding the funds to lift your program off the ground.