Getting started

Congratulations on either starting or furthering your EMS career. The Virginia EMS Scholarship Program provides funding support to awarded applicants towards the EMS initial certification program of their choice. Certain eligibility criteria and participation conditions apply.

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In order to apply for the Virginia EMS Scholarship, you must first register. Registering involves a simple two-step process.

  • Step 1 – Fill in the required fields to create your Applicant Profile.
  • Step 2 – create a user name and password. You will then be prompted to enter a verification code, which you will receive in your email inbox (be sure to check your "Junk" or "Spam" folders, if it is not in the inbox).
    Enter your verification code. Your registration is now complete.

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About Us

The Virginia Office of EMS (OEMS) is an organization of the Virginia Department of Health. OEMS is responsible for planning and coordinating an effective and efficient statewide EMS system.
To this end, our goals include cultivating an exceptional EMS workforce and ensuring equitable access to quality EMS education programs throughout the Commonwealth.

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