Beacham receives Trevor Dyar Scholarship through OFTC

Amanda Beacham of Danville recently received the Trevor Dyar Scholarship offered through the OFTC Foundation-South, Inc. at Oconee Fall Line Technical College (OFTC).

The Trevor Dyar Scholarship was established in memory of Trevor and his passion for the EMS Profession by his family.

The scholarship is open to students enrolled in OFTC’s EMS Professions Program who successfully passed the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technician-Basic Exam.  Applicants were nominated and recommended by their instructor.

“The South Foundation appreciates the Dyar Family establishing this scholarship to recognize an OFTC student,” commented Jenny Shuman, executive director, OFTC South Foundation. “Amanda has a great passion for the EMS Professions field and will take that passion with her as she moves into her career.”

Anyone interested in donating to the scholarship should contact Jenny Shuman at or 478-296-6117.  The OFTC Foundation-South, Inc.  is a 501c3 non-profit organization whose mission is to provide initiatives to assist students, faculty, and staff at Oconee Fall Line Technical College.

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Trevor Dyar Scholarship Amanda Beacham May 2017

Pictured (L-R): David Carver, Program Director, EMT/Paramedicine Instructor and Amanda Beacham.