KDJE/Little Rock, AR, Morning Team's 'September Fund' Offers College Scholarships For Children Of Arkansas First Responders
January 8, 2016 at 2:41 PM (PT)
THE SEPTEMBER FUND, which offers college scholarships for sons and daughters of ARKANSAS police, firefighters and Emergency Medical Technicians, is currently accepting applications for this year. The FUND was started by COREY DEITZ and PATRICK BEAM, co-hosts of the morning show "COREY and PATRICK In The Morning" on iHEARTMEDIA Active Rock KDJE (100.3 THE EDGE)/LITTLE ROCK, AR.
Any first-year college-bound student who is the son or daughter of an ARKANSAS firefighter, law enforcement officer or EMT and who lives in the state may apply.
The scholarship is a one-time $1,000 award. THE SEPTEMBER FUND is a living memorial to the First Responders who perished on 9/11/01. It was established on the second anniversary of SEPTEMBER 11th, 2001 as a living memorial to the brave first-responder civil servants who died and sacrificed on that day. The fund is registered with the state of ARKANSAS and has been granted tax-free status by the IRS.
Since the fund’s inception in 2003, it has raised and awarded over $100,000 in scholarships.
More information may be downloaded at www.theseptemberfund.org. Deadline for submission is MARCH 16th.