First Responders - JSU

First Responders at ambulance

25% Tuition Scholarship at JSU

As a first responder, you may be eligible for a 25% tuition scholarship at JSU. Apply for free today!

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Scholarship Details

  • Verification of full-time employment at a law enforcement agency, fire department, or other emergency service agency will be required before the payment deadline each semester.
  • This scholarship is not retroactive.
  • This scholarship is not available to students who are being or who will be awarded other forms of institutional aid or discounts.
  • This scholarship is not available to students who are enrolled in programs with special package pricing.


Please contact us at or call 256-782-5039

Already Applied or Enrolled?

1. Submit Your Information

  • Full Summer and Summer I Verification Dates: April 3 - May 17

2. Verify Your Employment

Have your agency's HR department or hiring manager send an email to from their official email address with the below information:

  1. Subject line: “First Responders Scholarship ”
  2. Employee’s/student’s name
  3. JSU student ID number (if applicable) or date of birth
  4. Agency name
  5. Verification of full-time employment