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Officer Collin Rose Memorial Foundation Scholarship

Scholarship to a Michigan Student to Pursue
Undergraduate or Graduate Studies

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Officer Collin Rose Memorial Foundation

Deadline Date:

04/01/19

Description:

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Scholarship of $1,000 to a Michigan student aged 17 or older to pursue academic studies at an accredited post-secondary institution or accredited basic police or fire training academy. The studies must fall under the following fields: dispute resolution, law enforcement, mediation, criminal justice, firefighting, or paramedic services.

This scholarship is awarded for tuition and fees required for enrollment or attendance at the educational institution. It is awarded on an objective and nondiscriminatory basis under procedures approved by the Internal Revenue Service. Preference may be given to applicants who are the surviving child of a fallen public safety employee.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 184215

Estimated Size of Grant:

Award Amount: $1,000

Term of Contract:

This scholarship may be renewed once for the following academic year. Student must request renewal by April 1, 2020 and show proof of continued enrollment in one of the eligibility fields of study while maintaining passing grades.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

- Applicant shall be a U.S. citizen and a Michigan resident age 17 or older.
- Applicant shall have obtained a cumulative 2.50 Grade Point Average or higher with a demonstrated record of good attendance.
- Applicant shall be accepted and entering into a field of study at an accredited post-secondary institution or accredited basic police or fire training academy.
- Applicant shall be entering into one of the following fields of study: mediation, dispute resolution, criminal justice, law enforcement, firefighting or paramedic services.
- Applicant shall be pursuing an associate, undergraduate, graduate or post-graduate degree.
- Applicant should be familiar with the legacy of Officer Rose.
- Applicant shall submit a 500 word biographical essay detailing their achievements and career aspirations.
- Applicant shall submit their most recent school transcript.
- Applicant shall submit a portrait photograph suitable for publication.
- Applicant may also submit a letter of recommendation if desired.
- Applicant must be available for a personal interview by the Scholarship Awards Committee if so requested.

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline for applications is April 1, 2019.

Complete applications will be reviewed by the Scholarship Awards Committee. The selected recipient will be notified via postal mail and electronic communication to confirm interest and to formally accept the award. A press release will then be issued on social media and forwarded to local news media announcing the recipient.

This scholarship shall be directly distributed to the recipient's educational institution.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

To apply, fill out the online form on the URL for Full Text link below, or mail the completed form to:

Officer Collin Rose Memorial Foundation
Attention Scholarship Awards Committee
18640 Mack Avenue #361307
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236

info@collinrosememorial.org
313-883-9112

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Michigan