From the time the Peel Paramedic Benevolent Fund was established, part of the vision was to honor our colleagues who have passed away.

In December 2018, we are proud to announce the creation of 5 scholarships to be awarded annually, with presentations taking place at the Peel Paramedic awards gala.

The Peel Paramedic Benevolent Fund proudly announces the following scholarships.

Graham Blair memorial scholarship

Dan Martin memorial scholarship

Chris Rix memorial scholarship

Martin Wood memorial scholarship

Murray Charland memorial scholarship

Each scholarship will be in the amount of $500.

The breakdown for eligibility for each scholarship is as follows,

The Martin Wood Memorial Scholarship  

Presented to a graduating PCP student from Humber College who best demonstrates leadership in the field as exemplified by: dedication to the profession, integrity, and compassion for patients and fellow students. 

This criteria has been shared with Humber College faculty who will determine the student who best exemplifies these qualities.

The Chris Rix Memorial Scholarship 

Presented to a graduating PCP student from Niagara College who best exemplifies empathy, compassion, resourcefulness, and knowledge

This criteria has been shared with Niagara College faculty who will determine the student who best exemplifies these qualities.

The Graham Blair Memorial Scholarship 

Presented to a graduating PCP student riding out in Peelnominated by their preceptor. For any of you precepting, this means you! If you have a student who demonstrates excellence in paramedics, please nominate your student.h

The Dan Martin Memorial Scholarship 

Presented to the dependent of any Peel Paramedic Benevolent Fund member enrolled in a post-secondary program. Proof of enrollment is required with the application as well as contact information.  The deadline for submissions is March 29, 2019. The recipient will be selected at random from all eligible submissions.

The Murray Charland Memorial Scholarship 

Presented to the dependent of any Peel Paramedic Benevolent Fund member enrolled in a post-secondary program. Proof of enrollment is required with the application, as well as contact information. The deadline for applications is March 29, 2019. The recipient will be selected at random from all eligible submissions.

Click here to apply, no later than March 29, 2019. Those who are selected will be notified in early April. The recipient will also receive one admission ticket to the Peel Paramedic Awards Gala. Those selected will be required to provide proof of enrollment/proof of graduation by April 20th, 2019.

All those selected will be required to provide proof of enrollment in a post-secondary educational institution as of April 1st, 2019.

Please direct any questions you may have to any member of the Peel Paramedic Benevolent Fund board of directors or email ppbfscholarships@gmail.com