Sander Cohen Scholarship Foundation, Inc

March 1, 2025
Awards Available: 15

Scholarship Description

The First Responders Scholarship Program offers financial assistance to students pursuing courses related to careers as firefighters, EMT/paramedics, or law enforcement officers. Please note that this program covers tuition expenses only and is limited to coursework held in the U.S.A. It does not cover additional fees, books, supplies, or recreational courses. To be eligible, applicants must maintain a 2.5 or better grade point average and agree to provide one year of service in a relevant role upon course completion.

Scholarship Details

  • Financial assistance for students pursuing careers as firefighters, EMT/paramedics, or law enforcement officers
  • Award covers tuition expenses only, paid directly to the college or university
  • Applicable to 2-year or 4-year college/university programs or advanced degrees
  • Each scholarship is worth $1,500

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be attending a 2-year or 4-year college/university or pursuing an advanced degree
  • Minimum 2.5 unweighted GPA required
  • Applicants must be pursuing courses related to the specified careers
  • Coursework must be held in the U.S.A.

Our Mission is to provide educational scholarships for individuals who pursue careers that train them to rescue the endangered, treat the injured, and ensure safety of the communities they serve. Scholarship Search