Keizer Fire’s Student Program

Keizer Fire District offers a student program which provides college scholarship funds in return for hours served at Keizer Fire District.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Registration and or participation at an accredited college
  • Valid and insurable Oregon Driver License
  • NFPA Firefighter I
  • NFPA Driver
  • NFPA Hazardous Materials Operations Responder
  • Oregon EMT – Basic (Preferred)
  • NFPA Pumper Operator (Preferred)

The program accepts individuals who are enrolled in the Chemeketa Fire Program, and will consider other accredited college programs. As a member of the student program, the student volunteer will be assigned to one of the (3) shifts.

Student hours are every third day; for either a 12 hour or 24 hour shift 6pm to 6am the following morning or 6am to 6am on weekends or holidays.

In return for your service, the District will directly pay the accredited college up to $1,500 per term, towards tuition, books and fees.

Please complete the application below and email, upload it here, mail, fax or drop it off to: Division Chief Hector Blanco.

For any Questions please contact Division Chief Blanco here: Contact Us