State Fire School

Scholarships

 
  

Nationwide Foundation Scholarships

Nationwide Foundation Scholarship application and criteria (PDF)

In February 2005, the Nationwide Foundation awarded $44,000 to State Fire School for scholarships. Since then, Nationwide has given over $100,000 and more than 200 scholarships have been awarded to firefighters, paramedics and emergency medical technicians from every region in Ohio.

The Nationwide Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Nationwide Insurance headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. Established in 1959, the Foundation provides vital financial support to qualified nonprofit organizations.

Recipients
are chosen based on established selection criteria and region to assure that areas throughout Ohio are represented.

View all Nationwide Scholarship Recipients by Location (PDF).

All scholarship applications are due by March 25, 2014.

Applications are reviewed for eligibility based on criteria and then by date received.

 

Zimmerman-Markley Community Service Award

Zimmerman-Markley Community Service Award application and criteria (PDF)

This award was established in 2007 by the Zimmerman family to honor their parents Ralph and Helen (Markley) Zimmerman, both of whom were active volunteers in their community, supporting the volunteer fire service. This Community Service Award was established to assist fire and rescue service volunteers located in Miami and Champaign counties, with preferences given to the Christiansburg Volunteer Fire Department, Casstown Volunteer Fire Department and the St. Paris Volunteer Fire Department. Multiple awards may be granted annually to a qualified member of these departments.

View list of recipients.

All scholarship applications are due by March 25, 2014.

Applications are reviewed for eligibility based on criteria and then by date received.

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