Recent Calls
Sun. Dec 9th 2018
Benton City, WA - At approximately 5:00 AM on Sunday, December 9th 2018 Benton County Fire Protection District 2 was dispatched to a residential structure fire in the 2200 block of W. Dusty Lane, Bent...
Mon. Jun 27th 2016
Crews work to contain the fire here at Knox and District Line in Benton City. When Fire Crews arrived the barn/garage was totally engulfed in flames. At least one vehicle was threatened.
Thu. Apr 14th 2016
Multiple agencies responding to the structure fire around 6 PM on the 1200 block of Hazel Avenue. Firefighters say when they arrived, the duplex was fully involved. It took firefighters about 40 minut...
Fri. Aug 14th 2015
High winds took down a power line and ignited a fire that jumped the Yakima River on Friday on Highway 225 north of Benton City. The power line went down at 75503 Highway 225, said Capt. Bill Reed of ...
Tue. Feb 17th 2015
The Benton County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the cause of a Tuesday fire that destroyed a vacant Benton City house. The fire started about 9:45 a.m. at 61106 106 PR NE and burned for more...
News Headlines
Sun. May 28th 2017
WEST RICHLAND, WA.-- Benton Count Fire District 4 and Benton County Fire District 2 were called to the scene of a fire near Harrington Road on Saturday night. Right now, firefighters are not aware of ...
Fri. Jan 27th 2017
Usually, it’s a call that clears the Benton Fire District 2 hall. This week it was for soccer practice.After weeks of practice being canceled because of snow and frigid cold, three teams with th...
Sun. Jul 31st 2016
Range 12 fire 90% contained, 176,600 acres of Yakima, Benton counties scorched.Firefighters gained more ground Wednesday on the Range 12 Fire burning across Yakima and Benton counties, bringing contai...
Thu. Jul 14th 2016
Fire crews say the brush fire along Chandler Ridge near Benton City scorched about 4,000 acres Thursday night. Benton County Fire District #2 says 15 districts responded to fight the fire Thursday aft...
Sat. Jul 2nd 2016
Benton County Fire District #4 says overnight, fireworks started a brush fire in the area of Belmont and W. Van Giesen St. in West Richland. Flames burned about 5 acres. Fortunately, no one was hurt a...

Emergency Services Memorial Fund Scholarship Application

Sponsored by the

Benton County Fire District #2
Auxiliary and Firefighter Association

Deadline to submit original application packet by

May 1, 2019, 5:00 PM


Complete application packets may be mailed or hand delivered to:

Benton Country Fire District #2
1304 Dale Ave
PO Box 719
Benton City, WA 99320


Eligibility Requirements & Application Guidelines

Selection Process: Scholarships are awarded through a competitive review process to a Kiona-Benton High School Graduating Senior. The offer of a scholarship is valid only through the academic year for which the offer is made. Not all applicants will receive an award.

Application Instructions: It is the responsibility of the student applicant to submit a complete packet to the School District office no later than 5:00 PM on May 1, 2019. Complete your application using a typewriter, word processor, or print only in black ink.


A complete “original” application packet consists of the following:

  • Personal information – Answer each question on the provided form.
  • Personal Statement – This is your opportunity to present yourself in the best possible light to the Scholarship Review Committee. Use the form provided. Only one side of one page will be read.
  • Scholarship Recommendation – Submit two (only two) recommendations. It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure that all scholarship recommendations and your application packet are delivered no later than 5 PM on May 1, 2019. Recommendation forms are provided.
  • High School Transcripts – A copy of your transcripts through the first semester of your senior year are required.

Scholarship Awards: Applicants may be subject to a review committee meeting interview in May. Scholarships will be announced at  Ki-Be Senior Awards Ceremony.    


2019 Scholarship Application

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