UMT Launches First Responder Scholarship Program
Virginia, January 14, 2019
The University of Management and Technology
(UMT) is pleased to recognize the contributions of First Responders with the
creation of the UMT First Responder Scholarship program.
scholarship is offered to eligible federal, state, and local police officers,
paramedics, emergency medical services personnel, and firefighters. The
scholarship reduces the cost per credit-hour from $390 to $250, waives most
fees, and qualifies participation in the UMT Book Loan
"Emergency responders put their lives on the line every day to
protect the people in the communities they serve." Dr. J. Davidson Frame,
Academic Dean of the University said, "UMT is proud to offer this new
scholarship as a way to show our sincere gratitude for those brave men and women
by supporting them to continue their education and expand their career
To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must:
- Complete the UMT Application
- Provide proof of service
- Enroll in two or more academic courses per
- Maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0
(undergraduate) or 3.0 (graduate)
The University of Management and Technology is an accredited
university located in Arlington VA. Since 1998, UMT has built a strong global
higher learning community through its online and distance education.
Geographical boundaries do not limit UMT and its students who reside in 50
states, the District of Columbia, 4 US territories of the United States, and 78
countries worldwide. As of May 2018, UMT has provided various levels of
education programs to 23,850 students. Of these, 12,700 have earned their
degrees from UMT.
All questions for information about UMT degree programs
may be addressed by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling toll
free (800) 924-4883.