The Sauk Valley Community College A.G. Oetting Fire Service Scholarship was established in honor of Chief Oetting’s 44 years of service to the Sterling Fire Department, with 29 of them serving as Chief. Chief Oetting’s family has chosen to continue this scholarship for several years as his family is so proud of his service to the citizens of the City of Sterling.
- Sauk Valley Community College fire science student. Student must have financial need as determined by the SVCC Financial Aid Department.
- One (1) scholarship for $300
- Qualifying Expenses:
- Tuition, books and fees. No part of this scholarship will be awarded to the recipient, all unused funds will be returned to the Sauk Valley College Foundation.
- Application Requirements:
- Complete the SVCC A.G. Oetting Fire Service Scholarship Application. Submit a short essay (no longer than 1 page) explaining the importance of fire service and its staff to its local community. Must have FAFSA on file in SVCC Financial Aid Department.