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Scholarship Essay Writing Tips

EMS professionals have many opportunities to apply for scholarships for initial education, continuing education, and conference attendance. I am¬†occasionally¬†asked to review and rank scholarship essays and have these tips for all applicants. 1. Carefully review the eligibility and application criteria. 2. Understand the essay question or topic. Reflect and brainstorm on the question/topic before you […]

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EMS World Expo Scholarship Contests

In my part one of my three part series on how to pay for EMS conferences I discussed applying for scholarships. Two scholarship opportunities for EMS World Expo have come to my attention: 1. Nominations Open for Robert G. Nixon EMS World Expo Scholarship Program 2. EMS World EMS Newbie Essay Contest // Tomorrow: tips […]

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EMS Conference Attendance: Tips to Reduce the Cost Part 1

In March I have been fortunate to attend two of the top EMS and Fire conferences. In early March I was at EMS Today and last week I was at FDIC. I am fortunate that conference attendance and participation is part of my job. I am frequently asked by EMS students and early career EMS […]

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5 Tips for Funding an Online College Degree

This is guest post from Rebecca Broyce. If you want to guest post or review on this blog check out the guidelines here. It is simply amazing all that can be done with you personal computer connected to the internet. Many people are working from home, researching new places to live, and even continuing their […]