ESA Scholarships for Children of First Responders

The 2021 ESA Youth Scholarship Program will open for entries in November.
Check the state your parent serves for details.

See 2020 winners.

The ESA Youth Scholarship Program has contributed more than $733,750 to deserving children of first responders throughout the nation. High school seniors who have a commitment to excellence and are inspired by the work their parent(s) do in our communities, are invited to apply.

Students whose parents serve in a participating state must apply in that state. If state is not listed below with a participating association, students should apply directly to ESA below. Complete ESA Youth Scholarship Program rules and eligibility.

Winners from each state and the first-round ESA award will be automatically considered for an additional national ESA Scholarship of: $7,500 first place and $2,500 second place.

If you live in a participating state, apply directly to your local ESA chapter.
Don’t see your state listed? Apply directly to ESA.

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