Phillip L. Turner Fire Protection Scholarship (2019)

FAMA began accepting applications for the 2019 scholarship September 1, 2018. The opportunity to apply for the 2019 scholarship will close on June 1, 2019 and the recipient will be announced by July 31, 2019.

SCHOLARSHIP OVERVIEW:

FAMA offers one (1) $5,000 scholarship to a full-time sophomore, junior or senior student currently registered for the upcoming year of a four-year fire protection engineering program or a full-time master’s degree program in fire protection engineering or administration. This scholarship is only available to Fire Protection Engineering or Administration students enrolled in an accredited university or college located within the United States or Canada.

REQUIREMENTS FOR CONSIDERATION:

  • Applicant must be a full-time sophomore, junior or senior student currently registered in the upcoming school year.
  • Applicant must be enrolled in a four-year program or a full-time master’s degree program in fire protection engineering or administration with an accredited university or college located within the United States or Canada.
  • All application requirements must be received by the deadline.
  • Only applicants that meet the requirements will be considered.


APPLICATION:

Applications must be submitted via the online form.

Click here to submit your application.


REQUIRED APPLICATION ELEMENTS:

Applicants for the 2019 Scholarship are required to have the following submitted directly via mail or e-mail:

  • Official transcripts including cumulative college grade point and courses taken at an accredited college or university located within the United States or Canada. Digital transcript files emailed direct from the college or university are preferred.
  • Letter or letters of recommendation by school professor or appropriate department head. Only letters of recommendation received direct from the professor or department head are accepted. Email direct to info@fama.org
  • Mailed documents must be postmarked with a date of no later than 6/1/19.
  • Incomplete or late applications will NOT be considered.

Mailing Address:  FAMA, PO Box 3065, Ocala, FL  34478
E-Mail Address:  info@fama.org

APPLICATION DEADLINE AND DATES FOR THE 2019 SCHOLARSHIP:

  • Application Period:  September 1, 2018 to June 1, 2019 (Close Date:  6/1/19)
  • Application Evaluation Period:  June 15 to July 15, 2019
  • 2019 Recipient to be Announced by:  July 31, 2019
  • Scholarship to be Awarded by:  August 15, 2019
Click here to download the details of the 2019 Phillip L. Turner Scholarship.

 

2018 Scholarship Award Recipient

FAMA Press Release – 2018 Scholarship Recipient

 

2017 Scholarship Award Recipient

Brett Seggerman – 2017 Scholarship Recipient

FAMA Press Release – 2017 Scholarship Recipient

From Left to Right: Kent Clasen, Kim Morrow – Sponsor Representatives, Brett Seggerman – 2017 Scholarship Recipient, Steve Toren – FAMA Board Vice President, and Lou Milanovich – 2017 Education Committee Chair

 

2016 Scholarship Award Recipient

From Left to Right: Jason Nawrocki – 2016 Education Committee Co-Chair, David Durstine – FAMA Board President and Sponsor Representative, Julie Bryant – 2016 Scholarship Recipient, and Tim Van Fleet – Sponsor Representative

 

2015 Scholarship Award Recipient

From Left to Right: Lou Milanovich – Education Committee Co-Chair, Tyler Lambert – 2015 Scholarship Recipient, and Tim Van Fleet – Sponsor Representative, and David Durstine – FAMA Board President and Sponsor Representative