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Text Box:      FDNY 2014 Hispanic Society


   Scholarship Application




Name ___________________________________________________




City_____________________State ______ Zip Code ____________




Birth date __________ Telephone ______________________




Name of parent _______________________ Telephone: _____________




Date of appointment: _________ SS# (last 4)________  Tax# ________­__




Unit assigned:  _______________     Rank: ___________________




Current status of applicant: High school _____   College _____ Other ____




Number of brothers and sisters and their ages: ___________________________________________________________




Number of dependent brothers or sisters attending college: ____________


(If living at home)




Have you received any other scholarships:  Yes ( )    No ( )


If so, specific: _______________________________________________




List activities in which you have participated:  ___________________________________________________________


(Such as school/church/community, etc.)




List offices to which you have been elected: ___________________________________________________________


(In any organization)  




List of honors which you have been awarded: ___________________________________________________________


(School/athletics/citizenship, etc.)




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List names and addresses of universities or colleges you plan to attend or are presently attending: _____________________________________________








Signature of applicant: _______________________ Date: _________




Signature of parents: _________________________ Date: _________




If granted a scholarship and I fail to complete the school term for reasons other than sickness of physical injury, I agree to return any scholarship money received by me to the Hispanic Society Fire Department of New York within (60) days from date my enrollment has terminated.




          I further state that I consent to providing the information requested in the application. I have provided this information freely and voluntarily and hereby waive any objections to providing this information which might be made pursuant to the Privacy Act, 5 U.S.C. Section 552a. The Hispanic Society Fire Department City of New York has my permission to use the information given in considering and processing my application.




     ______________________          _______


      (Signature of applicant)               (Date)




All applications must be accompanied by and the Deadline is 9/26/14




1.     A copy of the applicant’s school transcript.


2.     A letter from the applicant with specific facts as to the desire to continue his or her education and why financial assistance is required.


3.     Two letters of recommendation verifying this application, and giving general personal traits, (must be form minister, community leader, elected official, etc.)


4.     Letter of academic reference from principal, counselor, dean or professor)


5.     Short essay on “Growing up as Latino”




       Mail to: FDNY Hispanic Society


                                          43-08 69th


                                          Woodside, NY11377


Or email application to:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.




(Attach separate sheet of paper as needed)                   


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This Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 7pm sharp the Hispanic Society Meeting will be held at 47-09 30th Street 3rd Floor, Long Island City, NY 11101. We will be discussing the upcoming events this summer, and the direction we are heading. Excellent Food as always and refreshments. Have a great and safe Memorial weekend. 

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Monday, March 31st, 2014 at 7pm sharp the Hispanic Society Meeting will be held at 47-09 30th Street 3rd Floor, Long Island City, NY 11101. We will discuss the the first quarter of 2014 and up coming events. Committees will be created for the upcoming parades, Dinner Dance, and picnic. Still looking for HS Boro Delegates, (3 per Boro). THIS IS YOUR TIME TO STEP UP!!! There is lots of parking, friendly faces and Excellent Food. Bring your proby!!!! Proby, bring your friend!!!! We lead by example.!!!!   

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Our general membership meeting will be on February 24th, 2014. Stay involved and come share the evening with members throughout the city. Meeting will be at 47-09 30th Street 3rd Floor, Long Island City, NY 11101. Meeting will start at 7:30 and as always food will be provided.

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Our next Hispanic Society general membership meeting will be on January 27th, 2014. An invitation will be sent out to the new probies, and the new candidates for the next class. So come meet the future of our society. The meeting will be held at 47-09 30th Street 3rd Floor, Long Island City, NY 11101. As I said before, there is lots of parking, and Great Latino Food.

Lt. Jorge Luis Torres, Rescue 4 Hispanic Society President

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2014 Dues

Please make your payment for the Hispanic Society 2014 Dues. Send check to FDNY Hispanic Society 43-08 69th Street  Woodside, NY 11377.

Click Here To Download The Application.
After completion you can upload the application to this website here.