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Tuesday July 28, 2015

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We Are Proud To Announce The 2015 Scholarship Award Recipients

Congratulations to the 2015 NCSFA Scholarship Award Recipients!  We wish you every success in your academic future and are proud to be able to contribute by awarding you a well deserved scholarship.

Eastern Region (George Horace Moore Scholarships)
Colin Harrell High School Associate’s Degree Williamston F/R/E
Haley Warren High School Associate’s Degree Mar Mac Vol
Arden Vessie High School Bachelor’s Degree Clayton
Deryn Smith High School Bachelor’s Degree Vanceboro Rural Vol
Kimberly Peede High School Bachelor’s Degree Belvidere-Chappell Hill Vol
Travis Johnson Vol. Firefighter Associate’s Degree Strickland Crossroads Vol
Callie Ezzell Vol. Firefighter Bachelor’s Degree Old Dock/Cypress Creek Vol
Kinsey Modlin Vol. Firefighter Bachelor’s Degree Sunbury Vol
Robert Taylor Career Firefighter Associate’s Degree Washington F/R/E
Joshua Ingram Career Firefighter Associate’s Degree Washington F/R/E
Ryan Benson Career Firefighter Associate’s Degree Cleveland
Jonathan Whitley Career Firefighter Associate’s Degree Rocky Mount
Daniel Fox Career Firefighter Bachelor’s Degree Clayton
James Miller, Jr. Career Firefighter Bachelor’s Degree Wilson Fire Rescue
Piedmont Region (Herbert D. Garmon Scholarships)
Benjamin Watkins High School Associate’s Degree Northwest Harnett Vol.
Nicholas Campbell High School Bachelor’s Degree Whispering Pines
Kailey Hunt High School Bachelor’s Degree Bunn Rural
Megan Smith High School Bachelor’s Degree High Point
Christian Quinlan Vol. Firefighter Bachelor’s Degree North Chatham
James Ammons Vol. Firefighter Bachelor’s Degree Cape Fear Rural
Joshua Womack Career Firefighter Associate’s Degree Village of Pinehurst
April Johnson Career Firefighter Associate’s Degree Village of Pinehurst
Ronald Correia Career Firefighter Associate’s Degree Garner
Jesse Levy Career Firefighter Associate’s Degree Lewisville
Joseph Marshburn Career Firefighter Associate’s Degree Greensboro
Karl Huegerich Career Firefighter Associate’s Degree Apex
Jonathan Hill Career Firefighter Bachelor’s Degree Greensboro
Jason Collins Career Firefighter Bachelor’s Degree Kernersville Fire Rescue
Western Region (George M. Bartlett Scholarships)
Tyler Karriker High School Associate’s Degree Atwell Township Vol
Cheyenne Metcalf High School Associate’s Degree Barnardsville
Desiray Schmitt High School Associate’s Degree Highlands
Robert Clontz High School Bachelor’s Degree Sawmills Vol Fire & Rescue
Christopher Warren High School Bachelor’s Degree Dysartsville Vol
Megan Lewandowski High School Bachelor’s Degree Rosman
Chad Davenport Vol. Firefighter Associate’s Degree Grace Chapel
Zachary Hayes Vol. Firefighter Associate’s Degree Locke Township
Brittany Alexander Vol. Firefighter Bachelor’s Degree East Spenser
Christopher Lambert Vol. Firefighter Bachelor’s Degree Rockwell Rural
James Alexander Career Firefighter Associate’s Degree Skyland
Daniel Holland Career Firefighter Associate’s Degree Enka-Candler Fire & Rescue
David Vanhoy Career Firefighter Bachelor’s Degree Shelby Fire & Rescue
Gregory Overcash Career Firefighter Bachelor’s Degree Bostian Heights
Paul F. Miller Masters’ Degree Scholarships
Eastern Region
Michael Pinson Volunteer & Career Masters’ Degree New Hanover County F/R
Piedmont Region
Christopher Susi Volunteer & Career Masters’ Degree Greensboro
Western Region
Douglas Ross Volunteer & Career Masters’ Degree Hickory
NCSFA Grants
Deborah Hopkins Volunteer Grant Scotland Neck
Michael Rouse Career Grant Clinton
Donald Burns Career Grant Wilmington
Piedmont Region
Kevin Bray Career Grant Kernersville Fire Rescue
Western Region
Nathan Elliott Volunteer Grant Cove Creek Vol.


We Are Proud To Announce The 2014 NCSFA Scholarship Award Recipients

Congratulations to the 2014 NCSFA Scholarship Award Recipients!  We wish you every success in your academic future and are proud to be able to contribute by awarding you a well deserved scholarship.

George Horace Moore Scholarship
Eastern Mathew R Nelson High School Associate’s Archers Lodge
Bryson N Worley High School Associate’s Taylor’s Bridge
Perry A King High School Associate’s Piney Grove
Nicholas G Stanley High School Bachelor’s Elizabeth City
Joseph A Bryant High School Bachelor’s Enfield
Jessica N Cleary High School Bachelor’s Belhaven
James S Moore Vol. Firefighter Associate’s Elevation
Hunter N Barrow Vol. Firefighter Associate’s Arba
Jonathan A Nixon Vol. Firefighter Bachelor’s Bethel
Anthony E Lovitt Vol. Firefighter Bachelor’s Castoria Rural
Ronnie M Flowers Career Firefighter Associate’s Washington
Brent T Hamilton Career Firefighter Associate’s Washington
Spencer E Lee Career Firefighter Bachelors Jacksonville
Donald L Burns Career Firefighter Bachelors Wilmington
Herbert D. Garmon Scholarship
Piedmont Cody W Joyner High School Associates Fair Grove
Morgan P Lee High School Associate’s Cary
Jacob L Hawkins High School Associate’s Cumberland Road
Greyson M Vann High School Bachelor’s Cumberland Road
Kathleen G Sawtelle High School Bachelor’s Kernersville
Daniel M Sartin High School Bachelor’s Providence
Brandon P Wall Vol. Firefighter Associate’s Stokes-Rockingham
Cody M Ake Vol. Firefighter Associate’s Vander
Kevin P Biegert Vol. Firefighter Bachelor’s Summerfield
Timothy W Guffey Vol. Firefighter Bachelor’s Eastern Wake
Anthony S Crowder Career Firefighter Associate’s Reidsville
Philip N Butler Career Firefighter Associate’s Greensboro
Frederick P Hall, V Career Firefighter Bachelor’s Greensboro
James R Burgess Career Firefighter Bachelor’s Fire District 13
George M. Bartlett Scholarship
Western Cody E McCurry High School Associate’s No. 3
Cory R Winchester High School Associates West Swain
Trevor W Haynes High School Associates Cherryville
Nolan R Rudisill High School Bachelor’s Maiden
Andrew D Yount High School Bachelor’s Conover
Mitchell T Lance High School Bachelor’s Hanging Dog
Nathan L Elliott Vol. Firefighter Associate’s Cove Creek
Scott M Hurt Vol. Firefighter Associate’s Crowders Mountain
Marty L McGuinn Vol. Firefighter Bachelor’s Sunny View
Robert M Lowrie Vol. Firefighter Bachelor’s Matthews
Mark R Stafford Career Firefighter Associate’s Conover
Barry S Kuhnemann Career Firefighter Associate’s Mooresville
Ryan M Cole Career Firefighter Bachelor’s Skyland
Eric B Pope Career Firefighter Bachelor’s Mooresville
Paul F. Miller Master’s Degree Scholarship
Eastern Thomas J Leonard Volunteer & Career Masters New Hanover County
Piedmont Richard S McGuire Volunteer & Career Masters Fort Bragg
Western Stephen J Bailey Volunteer & Career Masters Wesley Chapel

Is my child eligible to apply for scholarships?

If you are a member in good standing of a department that is a member of the NC State Firemen’s Association then you are eligible to apply for any of the applicable scholarships to help further your child’s education.

Scholarship applications are accepted annually from January 1st to March 15th.

Am I eligible to apply for scholarships?

If you are a member in good standing of a department that is a member of the NC State Firemen’s Association then you are eligible to apply for the regional scholarships.

Scholarship applications are accepted annually from January 1st to March 15th.


2015 Benefit Powerpoint


Fraternal Insurance – Members in good standing of the NCSFA may also purchase coverage in the Fraternal Insurance Plan. This coverage is optional and is not covered by dues.

The cost of the coverage is $10.00 per quarter and the plan is decreasing term coverage. Payments are based on age at time of death and the maximum payment is $40,000.00 and the minimum is $2,000.00. NCSFA members who choose to participate in the fraternal insurance fund must apply to the fund prior to reaching age 55.

Accident and Sickness Policy – This coverage is for line-of-duty deaths and duty related sickness resulting in death.  The premium is paid by the NCSFA and the benefit is $50,000.00.  To access this form please click here.

Accidental Death and Dismemberment – The coverage is 24 hours per day for on-duty and off-duty events.  The amount of the policy is $25,000.00 and this premium is also included in the membership dues.   All members automatically have this coverage.  To access this form please click here.

Relief Fund

This fund is available to all departments that meet three (3) criteria:

  1. Belong to the NCSFA.
  2. File a relief fund financial statement online with the NCSFA by October 31st of each year.
  3. File a Report of Fire Conditions with the DOI by October 31st of each year.   The uses are defined by Chapter 58 of the General Statutes.

NCSFA Retirement

(This should not be confused with the NC Firefighter’s and Rescue Workers Pension Plan under the State Treasurer at  https://www.nctreasurer.com/ret)

For information on the plan and to receive help signing-up please contact Heritage Pension Services at 336-777-3615.  The staff at Heritage will work with you and answer all your questions.  Read more.

MetLife Insurance

We are pleased to announce that MetLife Auto & Home, a leader in quality auto and
home insurance, has been selected to provide North Carolina State Firemen’s Association
members with exclusive discounts and savings. Call now and start saving right
away: 1-877-491-5089.  Click here for more information.


The NCSFA provides $186,000 per year in scholarships.  Applications go online January 1st of each year and are due in the office of the NCSFA by March 15th of each year.

Legislative Representation

The NCSFA monitors bills and actions of the legislature on behalf of the membership and the fire service of North Carolina.

Travel Agency

The NCSFA has a travel agency located on our website.  We receive a commission from bookings and this revenue goes towards benefits.  The next time you or your family plan to travel, please price our agency.  Even if they cost the same as your provider, the royalties provide more money for Association benefits.  You can access the agency here.

Doctors Vision Center

Members of the NC State Firemen’s Association receive 25% off of the list price on eye exams and eyeglasses with Doctors Vision Center.  Discount includes all items, except for soft contact lenses.  Please visit http://doctorsvisioncenter.com/ or contact your local Doctors Vision Center for more information.

Debit Card

NCSFA members are eligible to receive a debit card with the Local Government Federal Credit Union.  This Visa Debit Card, exclusively for North Carolina firefighters, is LGFCU’s way of helping the North Carolina State Firemen’s Association (NCSFA) generate funds to help the men and women who serve and improve our communities.  Visit LGFCU.org to apply today!

Staples Business Advantage

Staples provides NCSFA members with maximum savings.  Contact your local Staples store for more information.


Members of the NCSFA can receive a discount on AT&T services and devices.  Visit att.com/wireless/NCSFA or find your local AT&T store to sign up.  Be sure to mention code 3433704 and have your NCSFA membership card with you to receive the benefit.

All documents are available as Acrobat PDF downloads.

Photo courtesy Jim Landis, Gastonia Fire Department.