James A. Gilmartin Paramedic Scholarship Fund
The James A. Gilmartin Paramedic Scholarship Fund was established in 2017 to support residents of Berks County who are enrolled in the Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences Paramedic Program. Recipients must have been an EMT or volunteered as an EMT for at least one year before entering the Paramedic Program.
One scholarship will be awarded to an in-coming student in the Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences Paramedic Program who is a resident of Berks County, has financial need, and who demonstrates the ability to succeed in the Paramedic program based on admissions exam results and passion for the vocation.
To be considered for this scholarship, applicants must apply on-line between May 1st and June 8th. Applicants will be notified in July.
In order to apply for a scholarship, you must click the Sign Up button in the top right corner to create an account. If you already established an account, click Sign In to proceed with applying for a scholarship.
A second scholarship may be awarded at the end of each trimester to the Berks County resident who achieved the highest GPA in the Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences Paramedic Program for that trimester. There is no application required for the second scholarship. NOTE: The second scholarship will not be offered at this time.