Oregon Association Chiefs of Police/Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice College Scholarship Program

Each year, the Oregon Association Chiefs of Police (OACP) provides $1000 college scholarships to students who plan to enter a law enforcement or other criminal justice career. The OACP is committed to promoting professionalism and we value the presence and contributions of educated men and women in Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice. To further our commitment, the OACP provides competitive college scholarships for qualifying students. The following information will help you determine if you qualify for scholarship consideration and will help you understand the application process. Each year, the Oregon Association Chiefs of Police (OACP) provides $1000 college scholarships to students who plan to enter a law enforcement or other criminal justice career. The OACP is committed to promoting professionalism and we value the presence and contributions of educated men and women in Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice. To further our commitment, the OACP provides competitive college scholarships for qualifying students. The following information will help you determine if you qualify for scholarship consideration and will help you understand the application process. 1. Have you completed at least 36 college credit hours or 30 semester hours?; -OR- In lieu of 36 college credit hours have you logged at least 240-hours of service over the last year as a cadet, explorer, or reserve police officer? 2. Have you maintained a grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5? 3. Do you plan to enter a law enforcement or other criminal justice career? Please Note: Preference will be given to immediate family members of an Oregon Police Officer killed or disabled in the line of duty, as well as dependents of OACP members.

Award Information

Award Amount
$1,000
Number of Awards
5
Application Deadline
December 31
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
2.5
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
Oregon
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Criminal Justice/Criminology
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Association Executive
Oregon Association Chiefs of Police
Address
1191 Capitol St NE
City, State, Zip
Salem, OR , 97301
Telephone
(503) 315-1411
E-mail
marie@victorygrp.com
Website
Website

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