Chris Kanton Memorial Scholarship
This endowed scholarship is provided in memory of CDF (CAL FIRE) firefighter, Chris Kanton, Station 58, Riverside, California. Chris was a graduate of the Allan Hancock College Fire Academy. However, his love and compassion for the firefighting profession started years prior to attending the academy. He started his career as a paid-call firefighter in Paso Robles, California. Chris found joy in helping others and loved his firefighting family. This scholarship is awarded to a graduate of the Allan Hancock College Fire Academy who demonstrates a love for and dedication to the firefighter community. This $500 scholarship will be awarded annually.