Rockland County offers tuition assistance to volunteer fire and EMS personnel

Through the HERRO program, eligible individuals can receive up to six thousand dollars annually towards tuition at any college.

News 12 Staff

Mar 4, 2024, 12:04 PM

Updated 85 days ago

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Rockland County is providing an opportunity for volunteer fire and EMS personnel to receive financial assistance for college tuition through the HERRO and EDGES programs.
Applications are now open for the HERRO and EDGES programs, offering significant support for educational expenses.
Through the HERRO program, eligible individuals can receive up to six thousand dollars annually towards tuition at any college. Alternatively, the EDGES program offers full tuition coverage at Rockland Community College.
This initiative aims to support and recognize the dedication of volunteer firefighters and EMS personnel by easing the financial burden of pursuing higher education. If you're interested in applying for these programs, visit Rockland County's website and search for the HERRO or EDGES program applications. Don't miss out on this opportunity to further your education with the support of your community.


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