At the July meeting of the ECFA in Jackson, the winners of the 2019 scholarships were announced. All of the recipients were on hand to for their awards. Congratulations to this year’s winners!
Richard Leach General Scholarship: Tanner Wittig (Rocky Mount FD)
Ernie Bryant General Scholarship: Gracey Justice (Kinston FR)
Alex Stanland General Scholarship: Anna Blount (West of New Bern FD)
Jay Howell General Scholarship: Dylan White (Center-Hill Crossroads FD)
Aubrey Rivenbark Emergency Services Curriculum: Christopher Bullock (Bear Grass FD)
Glenn Jernigan Emergency Services Curriculum: Alexander Whitley (Bailey FD)
Click on our Scholarships and Grants page for more information.
Chief Jay Howell was the most recent person to have a scholarship named in his honor. Jay, president of Code 3 Insurance, has worked tirelessly in Eastern North Carolina both as a volunteer fire chief and as an advocate for emergency services training throughout the state. Chief Howell presented the scholarship in his name to Dylan White.