The SFPE Foundation seeks to advance the science and practice of fire protection engineering internationally by advocating and supporting engineering research, technology transfer and education. One of the ways it accomplishes this mission is by funding research via grants and recognizing those who are impacting the profession through annual awards.



Board of Governors
Grants and Awards

Chief Donald J. Burns Memorial Research Grant

Dr. Guylène Proulx, OC Scholarship

Student Research Grants

Jack Bono Award

Arthur B. Guise Medal

Foundation Student Scholar
Contributor Spotlight
Heritage Documents


U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology

U.S. Fire Administration

U.S. Department of Energy

National Research Council Canada
Foundation News