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Volunteer Firefighter Scholarship Deadline

Written By: Kellie Meyer

Listen up volunteer firefighters, there could be money waiting for you.

Volunteer Firefighter Scholarship Deadline

March 10, 2014

SOUTHERN TIER (WENY) -- The Fireman's Association of the State of New York is distributing fifteen $1,500 scholarships to qualifying high school seniors. But the deadline is quickly approaching. Assemblyman Phil Palmesano is reminding members of volunteer fire departments that the deadline is this Saturday March 15th.
     Applicants must be a member of FASNY, or be the child of a FASNY member in good standing. Applicants must display a strong commitment to community service. Eligible scholars must currently serve as a junior firefighter, Explorer Scout or RAM in a group affiliated with a volunteer department, a volunteer firefighter or a volunteer with an EMS unit.
     You can download the application by visiting http://www.fasny.com/pdfs/ScholarshipApp2014.pdf