The Heritage Foundation Scholarship Committee has determined that this year they will award five (5) individual $1000.00 scholarships. These awards will be paid directly to the academic institution for the student’s tuition, books, fees and on-campus housing. All applications will be reviewed by the Scholarship Selection Board.
Applicant must provide the following to the Heritage Foundation Selection Committee; a completed application form, a copy of your letter of acceptance to college, submit a personal statement of interest (see format below), and request two letters of recommendation. One letter of recommendation should be from a teacher, employer, clergy, or a member of the community familiar with your goals. The second will be from a member of the DOD Fire and Emergency Services. NEW: A photograph and a biography must be e-mailed to the board members e- mail address at [email protected] along with the application. While email is the preferred format, in the event you submit via U.S. Mail, all required documentation to the Military Firefighter Heritage Foundation must be postmarked no later than 1 April 2024. You must also request a transcript from your current school. A Transcript Request form is included to request your transcripts. Transcripts also must be postmarked by 1 April 2024. The selection board will not mail out transcripts requests on your behalf.