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Andrew J. Shields Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Community Foundation for Southwest Washington
610 Esther Street
Suite 201
Vancouver, WA 98660
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from Clark, Cowlitz or Skamania counties. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Students must intend on enrolling full-time at an accredited educational institution.

Amount: $500
Deadline: April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Heather Bird Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Knox County Community Foundation
Old National Bank Building
20 North Third Street
Suite 301
Vincennes, IN 47591
Eligibility: Applicants must have a C average or better throughout high school. Students must attend a 2 or 4 year college. Applicants must be active leaders in her or her community.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: January 27
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Hugh Hemsley Scholarship
Sponsor: Eastern Virginia Medical School
700 W. Olney
Norfolk, VA 23507
Eligibility: Applicants must be students with good academic standing accepted into the MD program at EVMS, third or fourth-year medical students who have indicated an interest in emergency medicine and experience as a first responder (EMT, Police Officer, Firefighter; Volunteer or Paid) in the past five years. Students must present documentation of their experience and provide a brief essay of 250 or less describing their experience as a first responder.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.

IAFC Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: International Association of Fire Chiefs Foundation
4025 Fair Ridge Drive
Suite 300
Fairfax, VA 22033-2868
Eligibility: Applicants must be active members with a minimum of three years volunteer work, two years paid work or a combination of paid and volunteer work of three years with a state, county, provincial, municipal, community, industrial or federal fire department who will use the scholarship at an accredited institution of higher education. Students must submit application forms, statements, a list of credits and a transcript. Preference is given to those demonstrating need, desire and initiative.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: June 25
How to apply: Applications are available online.