Info Fax# 40 April 24, 2018

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NEW MOUNT SAINT VINCENT GRADUATE PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIP
The College of Mount Saint Vincent has announced a new graduate program Serviam Scholarship for all civil servants in good standing for the 2018-2019 academic school year. Open to active and retired firefighters, recipients of this award will receive $1,500 a semester to put towards the tuition of any graduate program offered at the College of Mount Saint Vincent. Both part-time and full-time students are eligible for this award. Please visit https://mountsaintvincent.edu/graduate-adult/school-of-professional-graduate-studies/ for information regarding Mount Saint Vincent's graduate programs. For more information, questions or applications, please contact Deirdre Gaughan by calling 718-405-3282 or emailing deirdre.gaughan@mountsaintvincent.edu.


FIRE BELL CLUB SCHOLARSHIP AWARD APPLICATION
Applications for the Fire Bell Club Scholarship Award are now available. The award is a one-time grant of $1,000. Eligibility is as follows:

  • Active Firefighters and Fire Officers who have been accepted or are attending an accredited institution of higher learning
  • Firefighters/Fire Officers pursuing a degree in Fire Service Administration, Public Service Management, Nursing or a related Fire Service discipline and who have completed a minimum of twelve credits.
  • Written statement of 500 words explaining why an applicant should be considered for the award.

Applications are due by April 27, 2018. The winner of the award will be announced mid-June. Applications can be obtained by emailing Jacqueline Merveil, FDNY Registrar/Academic Advisor at jacqueline.merveil@fdny.nyc.gov or by calling 718-281-8465.


JAMES B. BOYLAN SCHOLARSHIP AWARD APPLICATION
Applications for the annual James B. Boylan Scholarship Award are now available and can be obtained via email to Mr. Robert Gullickson at rjgullickson@gmail.com. This scholarship is offered to children of Firefighters/Fire Officers (active and retired) entering a Catholic High School on Staten Island. The amount of the award is $7,000. Applications are due by May 1, 2018. The winner will be announced at the annual Lt. Joe Gullickson Picnic on June 30, 2018. Visit www.Congressionalaward.org or contact Robert Gullickson at the above email for further information. Visit www.MaverickFoundation.com for more information about this and other scholarships offered.


NEW YORK FIREFIGHTER'S BURN CENTER EDUCATIONAL GRANT AWARDS - 2018
Three (3) Educational Awards worth $1,000 each are available through the New York Firefighter's Burn Center Foundation. These grants shall be awarded for various types of schooling - academic, technical or a personal interest course. Submissions will be accepted through June 15th, 2018. Eligibility is restricted to members of the Uniformed Firefighting Force, from Probationary Firefighters to Chief Officers, including Fire Marshals, Supervising Fire Marshals, Marine Engineers, Pilots and Wipers. Additional information is available online at www.nyffburncenter.com or via email to thenyffburncenterfoundation@gmail.com or by phone 718-379-1900.


Fraternally,

Gerard Fitzgerald
President

Robert Eustace
Recording Secretary