NAEMT Foundation Scholarship Opportunity

 

Since 1976, the mission of HOSA–Future Health Professionals has been to build and maintain a pipeline of qualified students to pursue health professions. As the largest student organization operating in America’s high schools for young people interested in health professions, HOSA works closely with local and state health science education leaders to provide unique learning experiences. HOSA encourages its members to attain high scholastic achievement, develop exceptional leadership skills, and commit to health professions. Through partnerships, HOSA is able to provide selected, dedicated members with scholarship awards to support their educational goals. In addition, HOSA is pleased to broadcast information from our national partners to support students in continuing their education.

HOSA–Future Health Professionals is excited to announce NAEMT (National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians) Foundation scholarship opportunities for students interested in health careers as an emergency medical responder (EMR) or an emergency medical technician (EMT). The NAEMT Foundation’s mission is to build the future of emergency medical services and provide funding for EMS education and research. 

In an effort to recruit and retain EMS practitioners, the foundation will offer awards up to $1,000 based on the cost of the EMS training program. The online application deadline is March 15, 2013. Scholarship guidelines and the online process are outlined at:

       http://www.naemt.org/foundation/Scholarship.aspx

HOSA members with career goals to become EMRs and EMTs, apply now to be considered for scholarships to support your education costs! Criteria used in the scholarship selection process includes:

  • Commitment to entering the EMS profession;
  • Financial need; 
  • Dedication to the community; and

Ability to serve as a positive ambassador to the EMS profession.

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