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Offered by North Carolina Sheriffs' Association
The Criminal Justice Scholarship Program was established by the North Carolina Sheriffs’ Association to assist students who are dependents of law enforcement officials or who are studying in the criminal justice field and express an interest in pursuing a career in law enforcement. Applicants must be North Carolina residents enrolled for a minimum of 12 credit hours in an undergraduate degree granting criminal justice program at one of the institutions of The University of North Carolina or the North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities. To apply, students must receive a recommendation from their local sheriff and complete and submit an application. If you’re a North Carolinian with a passion for keeping the public safe, we encourage you to apply. Keep on reading to learn more!
The North Carolina Sheriffs’ Association is the statewide organization of the state’s 100 Sheriffs. Through their Association, the Sheriffs work to strengthen the professional law enforcement services their offices provide to the people of North Carolina.
This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.
Law Enforcement, Criminal Justice
Applicants must be the relative of a Public Safety Officer
To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.
Letter of Recommendation
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