Firefighters Foundation announces “The Greg Mix Scholarships” established

Posted on Monday, December 2, 2013 at 8:34 am

The Lincoln County Firefighter’s Foundation announces its first scholarship offering, in honor of Mr. Greg Mix, teacher, former district firefighter and the recent nationwide #TheMixMovement started by students at Troy Buchanan High School. The firefighters salute Troy Buchanan High School students and Mr. Mix for their pride and courage.

The Greg Mix Scholarship consists of two $1,000 scholarships available to Troy Buchanan High School Seniors for the 2013-14 school year. Seniors must have a 2.5 or greater GPA and submit an original three to five page paper in MLA or APA format titled, “A Detailed History Of The Fire Service”.

Papers must be received by March 31, 2014. Students may mail or hand deliver papers to:

Lincoln County Fire Protection District #1,700 East Cherry Street, Troy, Mo., 63379.

ATTN: FIREFIGHTER’S FOUNDATION

Two scholarships of $1,000 each will be awarded to the two successful student candidates on May 1, 2014 after verification of GPA and grading of papers to include accuracy of content, references, grammar, spelling and plagiarism. Scholarship funds will be made payable to the student’s college or school.

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