NCSFA Scholarships & Grants

The NCSFA provides a variety of scholarships and grants to qualified North Carolina firefighters, including college scholarships for the children of qualified firefighters.

Getting started

Use the Register link to establish an account, and then you can begin the application process.

Applications are accepted from January 1 through 5:00PM on March 15.

We want applicants to understand the process before starting an application. Please click here to review the scholarship and grant overview, policies and instructions, including required documentation.


If you are requested to provide a reference, please provide the applicant with a signed paper copy or a scan of the signed document.

Six categories of scholarships and grants are awarded in the East, Piedmont, and West, for a total of $84,000.00 per region ($252,000.00 statewide).