The Professional Firefighters of South Dakota - Michael D Andersen Memorial Scholarship Award
Eligibility - Applicants must be a member in good standing of the Professional Firefighters of South Dakota (PFFSD), or a spouse, child, grandchild, or stepchild of a member in good standing with the Professional Firefighters of South Dakota.
*For the purpose of this scholarship all IAFF active retirees, IAFF Alumni and members that are recognized by the IAFF as a line of duty death shall be considered members.
Previous winners are eligible.
Eligible Schools - The scholarship may be used at any college, university, or vocational/trade school. Preference will be given to schools within South Dakota as well as those that are enrolled as a full time student. Preference will also be given to those students that have enrolled in a field that the scholarship committee sees as a benefit to its members. (EMS, Fire, Legal, etc.)
Award - There will be up to five $1000 scholarships awarded annually. The winner will receive a scholarship certificate and the funds will be sent directly to the school that he/she will be attending.
The scholarship may be deferred for one (1) year in the case of illness or military service.
Funding - All funds shall come from the scholarship account.
Application Procedures - The applicant may request an application from their local or obtain one by clicking the link above.
The application form shall be sent to the PFFSD President and postmarked no later than April 1st of each year.
The PFFSD reserves the right at any time and without giving any reason, to terminate, cancel, or end the scholarship program provided that the scholarships or award already granted and/or announced shall run to the end of the promised and publicly stated date.
Scholarship Committee - The scholarship committee shall consist of the Professional Firefighters of South Dakota Executive Board.The Scholarship committee will select up to five winners. All decisions of the scholarship committee are final.
The IAFF sponsors scholarship programs for students attending colleges and universities. Detailed information is provided below. In addition are links detailing scholarships from other organizations that may be of interest to IAFF members and their families.
W. H. "Howie" McClennan Scholarship
Harvard University Trade Union Program Scholarship
Labour College of Canada Residential Program Scholarship
National Labor College Scholarship
Non-IAFF Scholarship Programs
SOUTH DAKOTA AFL-CIO JACK DUDLEY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Request an application by calling (605)339-7284 OR email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org. You may start applying for the scholarship in October and they will need to be completed in January.
CWA Joe Beirne Scholarship Program
Contact CWA Local 7500 or CWA Local 7505 for information OR CLICK HERE FOR THE WEBSITE
AFSCME Advantage Scholarship
Go to www.unionplus.org for more information
AFSCME International Union $2000 4-year scholarship
Download application at www.afscme.org
AFSCME Council 59 $500 Scholarship
To request an application, call (605)352-9443 or email Janice at
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