2013 IFCA Foundation Scholarship Awards
The 2013 Scholarship Program sponsored by the Illinois Fire Chiefs Association Educational & Research Foundation recently named the recipients of its 2013 grants. A total of 112 scholarships were awarded. The monetary value of this year’s grants totaled $89,100.00.
The Foundation Board of Directors extend their gratitude to the many varied groups and individuals who have supported this worthwhile program. We also thank the many individuals who applied. We encourage those who applied, but were not selected, to continue in their educational endeavors.
The following is a synopsis of the 2013 Program.
Total Applications: 258 Types Applied For: Department Status:
Number of Grants Funded: 112 Associate Degree 41 (21)* Paid 235 (99)*
Number of Grants Awarded: 112 Bachelor Degree 65 (37)* POC / Vol. 22 (13)*
Masters Degree 25 (16)*
Doctoral 0 ( 0 )*
Other 13 (3)*
Certification 114 (35)* * Number Awarded