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Is de­signed to pro­mote the pro­fes­sional and ed­u­ca­tional de­vel­op­ment of in­di­vid­u­als through fi­nan­cial sup­port to U.S. Pro­ba­tion and Pre­trial Ser­vices Of­fi­cer and Of­fi­cer As­sis­tants who man­i­fest a com­mit­ment to the field of pro­ba­tion and pre­trial ser­vices.

Sponsor:
Federal Probation and Pretrial Officers Association
Purpose:
Promotion of professional and educational development through financial support to U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services Officers and Officer Assistants who manifest a commitment to the filed of probation and pretrial services
To Qualify you must:
Be a College junior, senior undergraduate or a student with 12 hours or more completed in a post-graduate program
Level of Education for which Award is granted:
Undergraduate, Graduate, or Post-Graduate
Amount of Award:
Maximum of $1,000 per year.
Method of Disbursement:
Cash payment
Applicants must
  1. Be a Federal Probation or Pretrial Services Officer or Officer Assistant who is an active member of FPPOA
  2. Be a college junior or senior in an undergraduate program or a post-graduate student with at least 12credit hours completed
  3. Be enrolled as a full-time or part-time student in the field of Criminal Justice, Public Administration, Psychology, Social Work, or are of study that enhances the field of U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services
  4. No member of the FPPOA Executive Board shall be eligible to receive the award until at least one year from the expiration of his/her term of office
You need to submit:
  1. A transcript of all college credits and current course schedule
  2. Two letters of recommendation (excluding relatives) from individuals who have known you for a least two years
  3. Completed application form
  4. A brief statement/narrative (no more than one page) regarding your educational experiences and goal
Apply to:
Please e-mail your application to - scholarships@fppoa.org
Selection Process
The monetary amounts and number of awards granted are determined by the FPPOA Executive Board
Deadline for Receipt of Applications:
Close of business on September 1st annually

 

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