IFA Scholarship Program

IFA Scholarship Program

The Iowa Firefighters Association is now accepting applications for the 2020 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 discussing their goals, community service experience, 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 31st. 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. A scholarship check will then be made out to the student to be used for tuition, books, housing, or any other educational needs.

The IFA Board of Directors will be responsible for reviewing all completed applications and will choose the winning applicant at the January work session. The winner will be announced at the Annual Mid-Year meeting.

Download the scholarship application here. Mail completed application to:

Iowa Firefighters Association, Executive Director, PO Box 10, Milford, NE  68405.