St. George firefighter wins conference scholarship _lowres

Lt. Jerome Duet

Lt. Jerome Duet, of the St. George Fire Department, has been selected to receive a John C. Wilson-Robert Doran Sr. scholarship award.

Presented by the International Association of Arson Investigators Foundation, the award provides a $1,000 stipend to attend the association’s 2016 International Training Conference scheduled for April 24-29 in Orlando, Florida.

Five scholarships are presented internationally, based on a judged essay.

The foundation helps promote and provide continuing education in the field of fire and explosion investigation, a news release said.