IAFC Foundation Announces 2011 Scholarship Winners
The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) Foundation is pleased to announce it awarded $32,000 in emergency services scholarships last year to career and volunteer first responders and Fire Explorers.
These scholarship awards would not be possible without the continued support of our corporate sponsors and individual donors. The IAFC Foundation extends our sincerest gratitude to all of the donors who support our mission of providing financial assistance to deserving emergency services individuals who are advancing their education in this field.
The IAFC Foundation is proud to announce the 2011 scholarship award recipients:
Recipient of the Heather Westphal Memorial Scholarship Award:
Recipient of the Garry Briese Scholarship made possible with funding support from the Motorola Foundation:
Recipient of the John Buckman III Scholarship Award with funding support from the Volunteer Combination Section of the IAFC and German Township Volunteer Fire Department (IN):
Recipients of the Motorola Future Leaders Scholarship Award made possible by funding received from the Motorola Foundation:
Recipient of the Federal Military Scholarship Award with funding support from the Federal Military Section of the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC):
Lieutenant Kipp Dombrowski, Brunswick Naval Air Station Fire & Emergency Service (ME)
Recipients of the Fire Explorer Scholarship Award made possible by funding received from the Reed Elsevier Foundation:
About the IAFC Foundation
Organized originally by the IAFC, the IAFC Foundation was chartered as a separate nonprofit organization in 1974. The IAFC Foundation is proud to advance the fire service by helping first responders ensure they are well prepared to face the challenges of today's increasingly complex world by helping them advance their education in this field.
For more information about the IAFC Foundation and to learn how you can help support first responders who wish to further their fire-service education or to obtain a scholarship application, please visit the IAFC Foundation’s website at www.iafcf.org or call Sharon Baroncelli at 703-896-4822 or send an email inquiry.