CHARLES W. RILEY FIRE AND EMERGENCY
SERVICES TUITION REIMBURSEMENT PROGRAM
Who may apply:
career or volunteer firefighters, ambulance or rescue squad members.
How to apply:
and file a Charles W. Riley Fire and Emergency Medical Services Tuition
Reimbursement application online
When to apply:
Eligible majors: Fire
service technology and emergency medical technology.
You must be an
active career or volunteer firefighter, ambulance or rescue squad member.
You must serve a Maryland community while you take college courses and
continue to serve for another year after you complete the courses. You must
attend a Maryland institution and enroll in a degree or
certificate program in either fire service technology or emergency medical
technology. You must be a Maryland resident to apply for this program.
You will receive the actual dollar
amount of tuition charges you have paid. Applicants must receive at least a
grade of "C" or better in any course specifically required for program
completion. The amount of the award may not exceed the equivalent
annual tuition of a resident undergraduate student at the four-year public
institution within the University System of Maryland, other than the
University of Maryland University College and University of Maryland,
Baltimore, with the highest annual expense for a full-time resident
undergraduate. Room and board and mandatory or optional fees are not
Funds may not be available to award all eligible
Awards are not automatically
renewed. Students must reapply for the award each year.
You must agree to
serve a Maryland community as a career or volunteer firefighter or ambulance
and rescue squad member while you take college courses. You must continue to
serve for one year after you complete the courses. If you hold this
scholarship with any other award requiring a service obligation, you must
perform your service in consecutive years.
The application for 2013-2014 will be available in May.
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