Revised 5/13/16 by MVCC
FIRE HAWK APPLICATION
Applications Are Due no Later than:
July 15 – For Fall Admission (August start)
November 10 – For Spring Admission (January start)
Use this checklist to insure that you have filled out all required forms and completed the necessary steps
for consideration of a Fire Hawk Scholarship. Retain this checklist and a copy of all of your application materials
for your own records.
1. Apply to MVCC by completing the Application for Admissions (either online at www.mvcc.edu
or in paper format). If you have questions about your application status, call the Admissions
Office at 315-792-5640. Remember to request your high school transcript be sent to the MVCC
Admissions Office or if you have a GED, please submit a copy to Admissions.
2. Complete the financial aid process by completing the current FAFSA and TAP application
(https://fafsa.ed.gov). If you have any questions, call the Financial Aid Office at 315-792-5415. (Please
note that if you are eligible for Pell and TAP that will be applied to your tuition and fees first. If you are
awarded a Fire Hawk Scholarship, that will be applied to any remaining balance for tuition and fees. The
Fire Hawk Scholarship does not cover books nor room and board.
Please contact Kevin Siembab at 315-792-5502 or firstname.lastname@example.org, with any questions or if you need
with the enrollment process. Mr. Siembab will guide you step by step through the enrollment process.
Fire Hawk Application Checklist:
□ Complete Fire Hawk Application (Page 2)
□ Volunteer Service Agreement — Sponsoring Agency form completed and signed by your chief. (Page 3)
□ Complete, sign, and date the Volunteer Service Agreement—Volunteer form. (Page 4)
□ Have your chief complete, sign, and date the Sponsoring Agency Verification & Tracking form.(Page 5)
□ Read, complete, sign, and date the Certification of Information/FERPA—Release of Academic and Financial
Records form. (Page 6)
□ Complete, sign, and date the 2-page Letter of Reference form for each person you are asking to recommend you
and obtain the completed forms from each person. (Pages 7-8)
□ Make a copy of the entire application for your own records.
□ Drop off or mail (postmarked by the deadline date) the completed Fire Hawk application packet to:
Career Services/Alumni College Center, Room 102
Mohawk Valley Community College
1101 Sherman Drive