Fulfilling educational dreams for spouses or life partners of fallen firefighters

Columbia Southern University and NFFF offer scholarship

For the second year, the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (NFFF) has partnered with Columbia Southern University (CSU) in Alabama to offer the Scholarship Program for Spouses and Life Partners of Fallen Firefighters. CSU is an online university offering degree programs and a flexible learning style designed to accommodate a busy life.

CSU will award up to $10,000 for an undergraduate program and up to $12,600 for a graduate program to an eligible spouse or life partner of a fallen firefighter who has been honored at the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial.

Applications will be accepted from January 1, 2015 through 11:59 pm on April 1, 2015. The recipient will be notified in early June and must enroll within 90 days of receiving the scholarship.

For more information about the scholarship visit Columbia Southern University Scholarship Fund page.