The Dave Ahern Memorial Scholarship

The Sedona – Verde Valley Firefighter Charities, a nonprofit 501(C)(3) organization, is offering a scholarship up to the amount of $1000.00, to a qualified student who is planning on continuing his or her education in the fields of Fire Science, Firefighting or Emergency Medical Technician.

This scholarship is in memory of Captain David Ahern, who served the Verde Valley for over 20 years
with the Clarkdale Fire District, Cottonwood Fire Department, the Sedona Fire District and numerous
other public service organizations throughout the Sedona and Verde Valley areas.
Captain Ahern was a committed instructor and educator and was a mentor to everyone he encountered.
This scholarship continues his legacy of preparing first responders to serve their communities with pride, honor and excellence.

For further information or questions/comments, please fill out the attached form and send to:

Send Completed
Applications to:

Sedona-Verde Valley
Firefighter Charities
P.O. Box 2074
Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Attn: Buzz Lechowski