Josephine Heimer was an employee of Grumman Aircraft Corp. as an electrical technician and office secretary - a true "Rosie the Riveter." She was also an active member of the Maryland State Fireman's Association. This scholarship is to provide merit-based scholarships for undergraduate students in the Department of Fire Protection Engineering at UMD.

Engineering majors:

Fire Protection Engineering

Class standing:

Freshmen Sophomore Junior Senior Undergraduate

Other eligibility requirements:

Undergraduate in Fire Protection Engineering; recipients based on merit; preference for Juniors/Seniors, MD high school graduates, participate in volunteer Fire/Rescue or MES; GPA of 2.8 of above and making satisfactory progress toward undergraduate degree; renewable

Does the Clark School's scholarship application need to be completed?


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