The Frontline Workers Scholarship

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The Frontline Workers Scholarship
 is offered by, in partnership with the University of Pittsburgh, is offering a free, for-credit online college course to workers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s available to the first 1,000 eligible frontline workers who apply. It’s good for 2 years, so you can take it whenever you have time. The application is easy, just a simple questionnaire and short video submission. You can apply here. Please write “FDNY” in the job description section of the application in addition to a brief sentence about the work you do. 

For more information email:hello@outlier.orgor contact FDNY College Registrar/Advisor, Lizzette Perez-Cruz via
e-mail; or tel. # 718-281-8465.

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Oren Barzilay
FDNY EMS Local 2507