FERTILE-BELTRAMI EDUCATION FOUNDATION

 

Fertile Fire Fighters Relief Association Scholarship

 

Guidelines:

 

The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to students who plan to further their education at any university, college, technical college, or other accredited institute of higher education.

 

This scholarship will be funded on a yearly basis as funds are available.

 

Below please find additional information regarding the Fertile Fire Fighters Relief Association Scholarship.

 

Application:The application guides and cover sheet are available in the Counselorís office or on the F-B website.

 

Application Deadline:All application materials must be received in the Counselorís office by 4:00 p.m. on April 1st.

 

Selection:The Fertile-Beltrami Education Foundationís Board of Directors will serve as the selection committee.Awards will be based on the application information submitted and the criteria established by the Fertile Fire Department members.

 

Listed below you will find further education fields approved by the Fertile Fire Fighters Relief Association members:

1.      Recipient plans to major in the fire fighter field

2.      Recipient plans to major in the law enforcement field

3.      Recipient plans to major in the medical services field

 

Criteria:The applicant must:

1.      Demonstrate high character, leadership skills, motivation, initiative and respect for others;

2.      Have a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.5; and plan to attend a technical college, 4-year college, or other accredited institution of her education.

 

In the event there are no applications forwarded to the selection committee in any given year, which corresponds to said yearís criteria set by the Fertile Fire Department members, the scholarship(s) will be awarded to the applicant selected by the Fertile-Beltrami Education Foundationís Board of Directors.

 

Award:Two $500.00 awards will be presented each spring (depending on fund availability) to two graduating seniors.Each award will be announced at the Honors Banquet.A check in the amount of $500.00 will be available in the F-B School office to be picked up by the recipient following the completion of the first semester of the studentís first year with proof of college attendance and passing grades.


FERTILE-BELTRAMI EDUCATION FOUNDATION

Fertile Fire Fighterís Relief Association Scholarship

 

Application Cover Sheet

 

Application for the Fertile Fire Fighterís Relief Association Scholarship consists of four parts.Please submit the following information.

 

  1. Completed application cover sheet (see below)
  2. A copy of your high school transcript, signed by a school official.
  3. A resume of your high school, community and church activities; include any offices held in the organizations you have belong to while in high school.Please include activities that demonstrate your leadership skills, initiative, and respect and caring for others.The resume may be more than one page if you wish.
  4. Three letters of recommendation from adults who are not relatives, but know you, perhaps have worked with you, or know your involvement in activities an/or organizations.

 

Date: __________________________________

 

Name: __________________________________________________________________

 

Address: _______________________________________ City:___________________

 

State:_______†† Zip: ___________ Telephone: _________________________________

 

Year of high school graduation:_________________

 

Class rank (through the first semester of your senior year) _______________________________

 

Cumulative GPA (through the first semester of your senior year) _______________________________

 

Post-secondary school you plan to attend: ______________________________________

 

Post-secondary school address:______________________________________________

 

 

 

Proposed course of study:__________________________________________________

 

 

I give permission to the Fertile-Beltrami Education Foundation to release my name for newspaper and other media announcements regarding this scholarship application.

 

Your signature:__________________________________________________________