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Sheryl A. Horak Law Enforcement Explorer Memorial Scholarship

Award Amount
$1,000
Awards Available
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Deadline
March 31, 2018
  • Scholarship Description
  • This merit-based award involves a one-time scholarship. The number of scholarships awarded is dependent on the yield of the endowment. The award also includes a plaque and pin. The recognition will be presented at the national law enforcement explorer conference or a local ceremony.

    Any law enforcement explorer who is at least in the 12th grade may apply. Candidates will be evaluated according to their academic record, leadership ability, extracurricular activities, and personal statement.

    Submission materials:
    - Three letters of recommendation (at least two from people outside of law enforcement)
    - A 500-word (minimum) essay on "Why I want to pursue a career in law enforcement"
    - A transcript of his/her high school record (if in college, submit both college and high school transcripts)
    - A black-and-white glossy photo (preferably in uniform) for publicity purposes in the event of selection

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 1325 West Walnut Hill Lane
  • P.O. Box 152079
  • Irving, TX 75015-2079
  • 972-580-2418

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