The First Responders Children’s Foundation awards scholarships to children of first responders annually. Awards are based on financial need as well as academic merit and other achievements, such as a demonstrated leadership, outstanding performance in the arts or sports, and/or volunteer activities benefiting the community. This scholarship may be renewed annually (for up to a maximum of four years) depending on the availability of funds and the financial need and the academic record of the awardee. Applicant must have been conceived prior to the death or total and permanent disability of the eligible officer or firefighter. During college, a 2.7 GPA is required. For more information or to apply, please click the link below.