IFA Scholarship Application

IFA Scholarship Application

The Iowa Firefighters Association is now accepting applications for the 2018 Iowa Firefighters Association Scholarship.

This scholarship is in the amount of $500 and will be awarded to a high-school or college student wishing to pursue educational commitment in the field of fire science.

The applicant must submit an application and an essay of 500 words or less about their goals, community service, hobbies and why he or she wants to receive a degree in fire science, to the IFA Board of Directors by the application deadline. The applicant must be planning to attend an accredited Iowa college to obtain a degree in Fire Science.

The application process will remain open from October 1st to December 15th. Scholarships will be paid to the student when they complete the first semester with a 3.00 GPA or better. The student shall submit the proof of the GPA to the Executive Director of the IFA. The check would be made out to the student for the scholarship to be used for tuition, books, housing, or whatever the student needs.

The IFA Board of Directors would be responsible for choosing the winning applicant at the January work session. The winner will be announced at the Annual Mid-Year meeting.

Download scholarship information and application by clicking on links. Mail completed application to:

Iowa Firefighters Association, PO Box 111, Sigourney, IA  52591 by December 31st, 2018.