Criminal justice is the study of all things related to law enforcement, police, lawyers, and corrections. Students studying criminal justice or criminology in college should consider the scholarships below.
Texas Railroad Peace Officers Association Scholarship
Sponsor: Sheriffs’ Association of Texas
Closing Date: October 15, 2020
Description: Scholarships is open to current college students in the state of Texas who are pursing a degree in Criminal Justice and a career in law enforcement.
Out to Protect Scholarship
Sponsor: Out to Protect
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: November 20, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in a basic law enforcement training program in the United States who identify as gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, or transgender.
Pumphrey Law Scholarship
Sponsor: Pumphrey Law
Amount: Up to $750
Closing Date: December 7, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current undergraduate and graduate students in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay related to DUIs in Florida or Covid-19 n the justice system in Florida.
Milemark Media Legal Scholarship
Sponsor: MileMark Media
Closing Date: February 21, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to high school, college, and grad school students interested in or currently studying law, criminal justice, or forensics. Applicant must submit an essay sharing why they are interested in law, criminal justice, or forensics.