Criminal Justice Scholarship Award
We are now accepting applications for the 2016-2017 school year.
Crimcheck is offering a $500 scholarship to a student who is currently enrolled or high school seniors/recent high school graduates who are pursuing post-secondary education during the 2016-2017 school year who are interested in and seriously considering a career in criminal justice. Established in 2014, this award recognizes outstanding achievement in academics. It will pay towards the cost of a student’s post-secondary tuition.
This scholarship is open to:
- Students who are currently enrolled in post-secondary education or high school seniors/recent high school graduates who are pursuing post-secondary education in the criminal justice field
- A minimum GPA of 3.0
- Must be full time or part time students enrolled in classes for the 2016-2017 school year
- All applications (including essay) must be submitted to Scholarship @ Crimcheck (no spaces) by August 1, 2016
- To be considered, the following must be submitted together: your information (name, email & phone), transcript of proof of enrollment & a 1-2 page essay (details below)
- Winner will be selected on August 15, 2016
- Applications must include a 1-2 page essay describing the applicant’s ambition and goals in the criminal justice field and describing the reason for choosing a career in the criminal justice field, long term goals, and how the scholarship will help meet those goals
Crimcheck will review essays for the following criteria:
- Ambitiousness and desire to be a part of the Criminal Justice field
- Demonstration of knowledge and commitment to a career in the criminal justice field
- Does the applicant demonstrate leadership and willingness to learn