The Scholarship Program of the Peace Officers Memorial
Foundation was developed from a strong sense of
commitment to peace officers’ and their families. The
scholarship program was instituted for funding higher
education for peace officers’ dependents. Scholarship awards
are $500, and the number of awards is subject to program
funding. Requirement for application include:
The applicant’s parent or guardian must be a certified
peace officer or detention officer in the State of Texas at
the time of application for scholarship or at the time of the
Letter of Recommendation from a teacher or mentor of
Recipient must be a full-time student at the time of
application, taking at least 12 hours of college credit, or
applied to be a full-time student.
Attendance must be at an accredited junior college,
community college or four-year college or university.
scholarship will be awarded in each CLEAT region.
6) A complete scholarship application package includes:
Information Form, completed and signed by applicant,
Resume of school and community activities (no more than
c. Photo of
applicant (for publication purposes)
Letter of recommendation.
e. An essay of 150-200 words stating why you feel you qualify
POSTMARK DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION:
APRIL 26, 2013
Peace Officers Memorial
400 West 14th Street, Suite #200
Austin, TX 78701
Selections by the POMF
Scholarship Committee are final!