The deadline for submissions is August 1st and the award will be announced on August 15th

PP&T is offering a $750.00 First Responder stipend scholarship to one active EMT, Paramedic or Firefighter's child and/or dependent attending any University or College, for any degree, in the United States.

Any EMT, Paramedic or Firefighter's child and/or dependent, who is a graduated high school senior or current college student, is eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Our attorneys firmly believe in the value of education and want to honor all of our Texas First Responders and their daily sacrifices by giving back to the Community.

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Texas first responders

PP&T is now accepting applications for the firm's First Responder Scholarship. The award will be paid directly to the student and can be used for any expenses related to their college education, including but not limited to tuition, room, board, books, or commuting expenses.

Applicants should submit a cover letter that details their parent and/or guardians first responder background, location of their parent and/or guardians current first responder employment and explains the career goals of the applicant.

Cover letters should also include the following information:

  • Name
  • Email Address
  • Street, City, State & Zip Code
  • Phone Number
  • University Name & City, State
  • Student ID (if issued)
  • GPA (high school GPA and current GPA if already attending a college or University)
  • High School attended
  • Expected College Graduation Date

Method of Contact

Completed applications shall be sent by email to or by mail to:

Payne, Powell & Truitt Law Group
ATTN: Stephanie
2529 74th Street
Lubbock, Texas 79423

Any applicant gives PP&T permission to contact them about the application for further follow up information. Applicant also gives PP&T the opportunity to use said applicant's name/and or basic information on the firm's website, Facebook or other social media platform as a recipient of the award. Scholarship winner has full permission to list this award on any type of marketing information or career oriented paperwork.

Best of luck, and we look forward to your submission!