Region II EMS Director's Association 


Angela D. Reams Memorial Paramedic Scholarship Application


Scholarship Guidelines & Eligibility Requirements


  1. This is a retroactive scholarship in the amount of $2,500 paid to a qualified candidate:

    1. After successful completion of the above listed paramedic program with a minimum of a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 (out of 4.0) and

    2. After passing the National Registry Examination for Paramedic.

  2. Candidate cannot have received any other local, state, or federal grants or scholarship monies to attend the program.

  3. Candidates who are sponsored by and/or have their tuition paid by their employer are not eligible.

  4. Candidate must be employed by a Region II EMS agency and must maintain current AEMT licensure until paramedic licensure has been achieved.

  5. Candidates who have had their EMS license suspended, revoked, or otherwise disciplined by the State of Tennessee Office of EMS are not eligible. If the candidate’s license becomes suspended, revoked or comes under disciplinary action while in the paramedic program, the awarded scholarship agreement will become void immediately. 

  6. Upon being awarded the scholarship:


    1. Release of Information – By applying for and accepting a scholarship from the Region II EMS Directors’ Association, the recipient agrees that his/her GPA and pertinent scholastic information can be released to the officers of the association, or in publicity or correspondence regarding association activities or programs.

    2. Authority – The Region II EMS Directors’ Association is the final authority regarding the scholarship rewards.  The Region II EMS Directors’ Association Scholarship Committee may authorize or withdraw funding for a recipient at any time. 

    3. Recipients selected to receive scholarship funds shall attend a meeting of the Region II EMS Directors’ Association and meet the members.