Minority Criminal Justice Scholarships and Grants

Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Award
Open to minority students pursuing a degree related to a career in the criminal justice field.
Amount of Award: varies
Application Deadline: June 1st
Number of Awards: 1
Duration of Award: 1 year
Contact Information:
American Correctional Association
Attn: Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Award Committee
206 N. Washington Street, Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: (703) 224-0000
for more info contact Jennifer Bechtel at jenniferb@aca.org
http://www.aca.org/pastpresentfuture/awards.asp

WIFLE Scholarship Program
Open to women pursuing a degree related to a career in law enforcement.
Amount of Award: varies
Application Deadline: April
Number of Awards: $500 to $2,000
Duration of Award: 1 year
Contact Information:
WIFLE Scholarship Fund
2200 Wilson Boulevard
Suite 102, PMB-204
Arlington, VA 22201-3324
Phone: (703) 548-9211
Fax: (410) 451-7373
http://www.wifle.org/scholarshipprogram.htm

Environmental Education Scholarship Program (EESP)
Open to residents of Missouri and minority students pursuing a bachelor or master’s degree in an environmental-related field of study including environmental law enforcement.
Amount of Award: $2,000
Application Deadline: June 1st
Number of Awards: Varies
Duration of Award: 1 year
Contact Information:
Missouri Department of Natural Resources
Environmental Educational Scholarship Program
Human Resources Program
P.O. Box 176
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0176
Phone: (573) 751-2518
http://www.dnr.mo.gov/hr/scholarship.htm