Hudson Valley Paramedic Association—Scholarship Competition
In agreement with the Association’s goal of providing the highest level of quality medical assistance to the public, HVPA is offering a $1500 competitive scholarship to assist a qualified EMT to become a paramedic.
The competition is open to currently certified NYS EMTs who are in good standing with their EMS organization(s).
a. Two letters of endorsement from supervisors and/or peers.
b. An original essay, with the following criteria:
a. Why do you want to be a paramedic?
b. How do you visualize making an impact in Healthcare?
• Essay Length: 1000-1500 words maximum
• Deadline for Submission: 1 August 2014 (end of day)
The essay should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org. A panel of four judges will preside over the competition.
The scholarship winner will be announced on 10 August 2014 on the HVPA Facebook page.