EMS grants: What is a DUNS number?
EMS agencies need a DUNS number – a unique, free identifier – to bid on government contracts or apply for government grants
If you’ve been researching firefighting grants, you’ve probably heard of DUNS. And if you’ve tried to apply for a grant without a DUNS, you know how important they are.
A DUNS number, which stands for Data Universal Numbering System, is a free, unique nine-digit number issued by Dun & Bradstreet to a single business entity.
Your number is yours alone, even if you go out of business. D&B does not reuse or reissue numbers to a second business.
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