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1st Responder conference on mental health and wellness

The scholarship willreimburse recipients up to $478 for the conference registration and hotel expenses ($89/night). There is no provision for per diem (food).

This is a reimbursement scholarship, which means all costs will need to be paid for in advanced by the recipient.  Scholarship recipients will be required to submit all their receipts at the conclusion of the conference for reimbursement up to the eligible amount. In addition, as part of the reimbursement process, attendees will be required to provide the MFCA Training Committee with a one-page synopsis of what they learned in the course and how they will share such information with their department and/or jurisdiction.

Individuals applying for the scholarship must be a current volunteer member in good standing of a Maryland volunteer fire, rescue and/or EMS company. The MFCA Training Committee would like to encourage everyone to apply for this scholarship opportunity. If you are interested in applying for a scholarship to attend the 1st  Responder conference on mental health and wellness pleasecomplete the attached ScholarshipApplication and email it to All completed and signed scholarship applications must be received no later than 5:00 PM on January 31, 2023.

Once applications have been reviewed, you will be notified by the MFCA Grant Coordinator of your selection status and procedures for reimbursement.

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