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Todd Burke Memorial Scholarship

Posted February 29, 2024

Through the generosity of Firefighter/Paramedic Todd Burke’s family, the Manhattan Firefighters Association is proud to award the Todd Burke Memorial Scholarship. Todd Burke exemplified the qualities and commitment necessary to impact the future of emergency care. We want to help other promising young adults gain an education and impact the future as Todd did. 

One $500 scholarship will be awarded to a resident of the Manhattan Fire Protection District pursuing a degree in the Fire Science or Medical field at an accredited college.  Applications and essays will be reviewed by a committee consisting of members of the Manhattan Firefighters Association.

Students wishing to apply need to complete the following application and mail it to:

Manhattan Firefighters Association Attn: Battalion Chief Bruce Boyle
P.O. Box 65     
Manhattan, IL 60442

Deadline to apply is April 30, 2024.