The Harold Johnson Law Enforcement Scholarship

Award Amount
$5,000
Awards Available
7
Deadline
February 22, 2018
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Harold Johnson Law Enforcement Scholarship was established in memory of Police Chief Harold Johnson to provide scholarship support to students who plan on pursuing a career in police work, corrections, or other criminal justice fields. These scholarships are designed to recognize students who demonstrate a passion for public service, academic potential, leadership and financial need.

    Eligibility:
    - Demonstrate a desire and plan to pursue a career in police work, corrections or other criminal justice fields (Law school students are not eligible)
    - Minimum 2.5 GPA
    - Be a graduating senior or graduate of a public or private high school in the greater San Francisco Bay Area (includes San Francisco, San Mateo, Marin, Alameda, Contra Costa, Santa Clara, Napa, Solano, Sonoma, Monterey Bay, Santa Cruz, Monterey and San Benito counties)
    - Planning to enroll or currently enrolled in a two- or four-year college, university or police academy as a full-time student
    - Must be a U.S. citizen

    For more information and to apply, visit the Silicon Valley Community Foundation website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 2440 West El Camino Real
  • Suite 300
  • Mountain View, CA 94040
  • scholarships@siliconvalleycf.org
  • 650-450-5487

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!
  

Latest College & Financial Aid News

Stanford Caught Lying by Grad Student/Former Google Intern

December 5, 2017

by Susan Dutca

Stanford Business School officials have admitted to giving steep price breaks to preferred applicants while on their website, for years, claimed that "all fellowships are need based." The news came after one student discovered a glitch on their website that gave public access to confidential student financial aid records. [...]

Band to Messiah College: “No Gay? No Play”

November 28, 2017

by Susan Dutca

Pop-punk band Diet Cig has canceled its scheduled appearance at Messiah College due to the college's "really serious anti-LGBT policies." The band has stated they have "no desire to support or benefit from an institution that discriminates against LGBT students/faculty/staff." [...]

Holiday Scholarships 2017: The Gifts that Keep on Giving!

November 28, 2017

by Susan Dutca

'Tis the season to apply for and win scholarships. This year (like every other year), Scholarships.com's only holiday wish is for our students to earn as much free college scholarships as they can to help pay for college. In the spirit of the holidays - and to make your scholarship search and application process easier - we've come up with a list of holiday-appropriate scholarships that yule adore. Jingle your way out of student debt in the New Year with these Christmas and holiday-themed scholarships: [...]

Career-Specific Scholarships