The Firefighter Thomas J. Foley Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in 2001 as a tribute to an American hero who made the ultimate sacrifice on September 11, 2001. The program is intended to provide a lasting legacy to the life of Firefighter Thomas J. Foley by assisting the children of fellow FDNY firefighters in meeting the expenses of post-secondary educational costs.
College scholarships offered for students enrolling in an accredited two- or four-year college or university within the continental United States. Applicant must be the dependent child of an active or retired firefighter or fire officer, whose parent or legal guardian has a minimum of one full year of service at the time of application. Applicant must be a high school graduate planning to enter college this fall.
For an application, email Dan Foley at firstname.lastname@example.org. All applications must be postmarked on or before June 15, 2014 and mailed to: The Scholarship Committee, CFOC/FF Thomas J. Foley Memorial Scholarship, c/o 171 Foxwood Road, West Nyack, NY 10994.