Guidelines

THE LANGHORNE & PULLEY MEMORIAL
2019 SCHOLARSHIP FUND
ANNOUNCEMENT

INTRODUCTION

The Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad and the Virginia Beach Rescue Squad Foundation, Inc. are partners dedicated to maintaining a vibrant volunteer rescue squad system in the City of Virginia Beach.  In order to continue to provide the highest quality of care, free of charge to our patients, our organizations are committed to recognizing, retaining, and applauding the invaluable service that our dedicated volunteers provide to our community and the Hampton Roads region as a whole.  Our organizations revere the sacrifices that volunteers and their families make in order for the Volunteer Rescue Squads of Virginia Beach to operate at the highest possible level. The Langhorne & Pulley Scholarship Fund is a joint partnership designed to assist those eligible to continue their own college education and those of their immediate family members.

ELIGIBILITY

  • Any active operational or administrative member of the Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad system who has at least 4 years of service, and who has applied to and been offered admission to an Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree program of a fully accredited traditional college or university.
  • Any immediate dependent of the aforementioned members of the Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad system who has applied to and been offered admission to an Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree program of a fully accredited traditional college or university.
  • Ad Hoc Post Graduate Scholarship Grants would be awarded annually contingent yearly on excess funds from the undergraduate pool.
  • All proceeds generated directly from the VBVRS own assets are to be earmarked for the VBVRS Family only. The matching funds from the Foundation are eligible for VBVRS Family and other members of the Volunteer Rescue Squads of VB, if additional funds exist.

NOMINATION PROCESS

Anyone may nominate an individual to receive this scholarship. Each applicant must have completed or be in good standing to graduate from a state accredited secondary school, state accredited home school program, or have acquired their GED.  Must have a 2.8 GPA or higher from school in which they are currently enrolled.

The application shall be mailed no later than December 7, 2018.  The completed application form and supporting documentation, which are forwarded via electronic mail or by fax, must be in the Virginia Beach Rescue Squad Foundation office no later than 5:00 p.m. on December 7, 2018.   Applications, which are forwarded via U.S. Postal Service, should be post-marked by this same date. 

Please mail/fax/e-mail the application form to:

Virginia Beach Rescue Squad Foundation

Attn:  Mary-Ellen McLean, Program Manager

740 Virginia Beach Boulevard

Virginia Beach, Virginia 23451

Fax No:  757-437-0967

E-mail:  mmclean@vbrescuefoundation.org

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