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THE PAUL G. CHENKOVICH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

SCHOLARSHIP AWARD AMOUNT AND DISTRIBUTION

• Each scholarship award amount is $1,000
• A scholarship recipient is not eligible to re-apply for PGC Scholarship, if they have already received one.
• Scholarship awards will be announced in the month of July.
• Awards will be made directly to the applicants for the upcoming academic year upon verification of enrollment in either a certificate or degree program in Fire Science or EMT School.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

• Applicants must be a LPFD Explorer or a child of a current or former LPFD Firefighter or EMT.
• Available to high school seniors / graduates and college students enrolled in Fire Science or EMT programs.
• Must have a 3.0 GPA during senior year of high school / current college transcript.

APPLICATION PROCESS

SELECTION CRITERIA

Applicants will be assessed and selected based on the following criteria:

• All information provided in the application
• Transcripts of grades and supporting documents for college/EMT school
• A thoughtful and compelling essay