Brightwell Family Memorial Scholarship Fund and the Dayton Firefighter's IAFF Local 136
The Brightwell Family Memorial Scholarship was established by Thomas and Christie Brightwell in memory of their father Thomas O. Brightwell, Sr., who was a Dayton, Ohio City Firefighter from 1929 until his retirement in 1953. Applicants must be the child or grandchild of an active or retired full-time Dayton City Firefighter.
A minimum 3.0 GPA is required for high school students, and a minimum 2.75 GPA is required for current college students. Students must be accepted at or attending an accredited two- or four-year college, university or technical school and be enrolled as a full-time student.