Established in 2014, this fund was created in memory of members of the Blacksburg Volunteer Rescue Squad who have passed away while serving their communities, including Kristin L. Ekey.
This fund provides scholarships to students pursuing a a career as a Paramedic, Registered Nurse, Physician's Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to attend any two or four year college or university. Eligible applicants should be active members of the Blacksburg Volunteer Rescue Squad in good standing with a minimum of one (1) year of service at the time of application and have academic performance sufficient to earn and maintain enrollment at a post-secondary school.
To learn more about the Blacksburg Volunteer Rescue Squad, visit http://www.blacksburgrescue.org/.
To apply for a scholarship, visit www.cfnrv.org/scholarships.