Scholarships


The purpose of the Canadian Fire Safety Scholarship Fund is to engage in, assist and contribute to promote the development, diffusion and application of knowledge to the advancement of all forms of fire safety in Canada; to promote, foster and stimulate the study of fire safety and research therein; and, to furnish encouragement, aid, guidance, support and financial assistance to qualified persons who desire to make their careers in the field of fire safety.

Each year the CFSA gives away multiple scholarships for various programs representing the diversity of fire protection (i.e. Codes and Standards Technology, Fire Alarm System Technology, Fire Suppression Technology, etc.) for students enrolled in a full-time Fire Protection Technology program.  CFSA awards include the following:

CANADIAN FIRE SAFETY ASSOCIATION

Canadian Fire Safety Association 2018 SCHOLARSHIP ENTRY FORM

$8,500.00 in Scholarships

·$1,000.00 CFSA Founders Award for Leadership & Excellence Award Winner – Kaitlyn Hunt from Seneca College

Presented to the TOP GRADUATE of a 3 year full time Fire Protection Engineering Technology or University degree, who has demonstrated leadership qualities including a balance of academic excellence, outstanding leadership, motivation and community service. The applicant should excel in displaying outstanding leadership, display motivation and contribute to the fire safety community, achieve academic and technical skills to impact the fire safety community and outstanding concern for others/volunteerism.

·$1,000.00 CFSA Fire Safety Award 2015 In Memory of Rich Morris Award Winner – Fang Zhu from Seneca College

Presented to the TOP STUDENT having completed year 2 of a 3 year full-time Fire Protection Engineering Technology Program with outstanding leadership, motivational, technical skills and overall academic proficiency ≥ 3.3 GPA.

·$1,000.00 CFSA LRI Engineering Inc. Award Winner – Andy Williams from Seneca College

Presented to a TOP YEAR 2 STUDENT of a 3 year fulltime Fire Protection Engineering Technology Program with exceptional overall skills in Fire Alarm System Technology and an academic proficiency ≥ 3.3 GPA.

·$1,000.00 CFSA JENSEN HUGHES Consulting Canada Award Winner – Marie Wachowaik from Fanshawe College

Presented to a TOP YEAR 2 STUDENT of a 3 year fulltime Fire Protection Engineering Technology Program with exceptional overall skills in Codes/Standards Technology and an academic proficiency ≥ 3.3 GPA.

·$1,000.00 CFSA Nadine International Inc Award Winner – Mary Knoke from Seneca College

Presented to a TOP YEAR 2 STUDENT of a 3 year fulltime Fire Protection Engineering Technology Program with exceptional overall skills in Fire Suppression Technology and an academic proficiency ≥ 3.3 GPA.

·$500.00 CFSA Underwriters’ Laboratories of Canada Award Winner – Qia Wang from Seneca College

Presented to a TOP YEAR 2 STUDENT of a 3 year fulltime Fire Protection Engineering Technology Program, with exceptional academic skills in Codes and Standards and an overall proficiency ≥ 3.3 GPA.

·$500.00 CFSA Underwriters’ Laboratories of Canada Award Winner – Jacob Garcia from Seneca College

Presented to a TOP YEAR 1 STUDENT of a 3 year full-time Fire Protection Engineering Technology Program, with exceptional academic skills in all subjects and an overall proficiency ≥ 3.3 GPA.

·$500.00 CFSA City of Markham, Buildings Standards Dept. Award Winner – Quintin Matthews from Fanshawe College

Presented to a TOP YEAR 1 STUDENT in Fire Protection Engineering or related Fire and Life Safety Diploma Program and an academic proficiency ≥ 3.3 GPA.

·$1,000.00 CFSA Siemens Canada Ltd. Award – Matthew Vella from Durham College

Presented to a TOP YEAR 1 or 2 STUDENT in a Technician or Technology Program with a primary focus on Fire Alarm – Code and Design and an academic proficiency ≥ 3.3 GPA.

·$500.00 CFSA FCS Fire Consulting Services Ltd. Award – Adam Feltrin from Seneca College

Presented to a TOP YEAR 2 STUDENT in a 3 year full-time Fire Protection Engineering Technology Program with exceptional overall skills in Fire Code and Retrofit Courses and an academic proficiency ≥ 3.3 GPA.

·$500.00 CFSA Mircom Group Award Winner – Deanna Chaikalis from Durham College

Presented to a TOP YEAR 2 STUDENT in a Technician or Technology Program with exceptional overall skills focused on Fire Alarm system – Code, Design and Practical Lab Skills and an academic proficiency ≥ 3.3 GPA.