The SFPE Foundation abides by the following governance documents.
SFPE Foundation Bylaws
The Bylaws outline the Foundation's structure and composition at the highest level.
Policies & Procedures
The SFPE Foundation Policy and Procedures
provide the most details about the foundation's structure and operations.
As the SFPE Foundation is a subsidiary of the Society of Fire Protection Engineers
(SFPE), in cases where the SFPE Foundation does not have an explicit independent policy in place, SFPE policies apply. This is true, for example, with respect to our Non-Discrimination Policy, Anti-Harassment Policy, and Limited English Proficiency Policy and Procedure. Please refer to the SFPE Standing Rules
document (last amended on December 2, 2021), for additional details. Conflict of Interest Policy
updated and approved September 14, 2021Conflict of Interest Disclosure Form
for Foundation Contractors & Grant Recipients
Strategic Plan: 2019-2021
The SFPE Foundation's Strategic Plan: 2019-2021 focuses on progressive and well-funded research in fire protection engineering.