Guidelines:

The Brandon Erickson Memorial Scholarship Fund announces the Scholarship Awards Program. Under the Program, two (2) $500 scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors enrolled in a college with a major in Fire Science, Fire Administration, an approved Paramedic Program or Paramedic Science Program.

Available Scholarships:

Two (2) $500 scholarships are available for seniors attending any high school in Idaho.

Program Guidelines & Priorities:

*Seeking graduating seniors with a record of volunteerism in the community in non-school sponsored activities and participation in extracurricular school activities.

*Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and plan to attend a 2 or 4 year college or technical school.

*Scholarship funds will be awarded the first week of August for the first semester of the student’s first year. It will be the student’s responsibility to ensure the Scholarship Fund has the correct address for the student on file.

*The application process opens March 1st.

Mail one copy of a completed typed application package to:

Brandon Erickson Memorial Scholarship Fund

P.O. Box 551

Meridian, Idaho 83680

The applications will be reviewed and the recipients will be selected by a committee from the Meridian Local 4627 Benevolent Fund. The scholarships will be awarded the first week of August.

Applications may be downloaded from the Meridian Local 4627 Benevolent Fund website at: www.meridianfirefighters.org

Please submit any questions to:

wschuler@meridiancity.org

Application process closes and application must be post-marked by April 30th to be considered for the scholarship. Late applications will not be accepted.