Chief Lawrence J. Nemec Jr. Memorial Scholarship

Funded by
Michael Bosch
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5 winners, $2,030 each
Application Deadline
Jan 15, 2022
Winners Announced
Feb 15, 2023
Education Level
Eligibility Requirements
Volunteer as a firefighter or EMT
Must have financial need
Volunteer as a firefighter or EMT
Must have financial need

“I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” – Mother Teresa

Giving back to one’s community is a rewarding and beneficial experience that can ultimately change the world.

In memory of Lawrence J. Nemec Jr., a fire station chief who was passionate about community service, this scholarship seeks to help five students who are volunteer firefighters or EMTs pursue their educational goals.

Any high school, undergraduate, or graduate student who has financial need and works as a volunteer EMT or firefighter may apply for this scholarship. 

To apply, tell us why you volunteer for an ambulance service or fire department. Please also submit some form of proof of your volunteering activity (letter from an officer, membership card, etc.).

Community Service
Essay Topic

Why do you volunteer for a fire department or EMT service?

400–600 words


When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Jan 15, 2022. Winners will be announced on Feb 15, 2023.