Applicant must be a child or grandchild of a Massachusetts Police Chief, active or retired.
Preference shall be given to an applicant who majors in law enforcement or criminal justice courses.
Applicant must be at least a high school senior to apply. However, the scholarship will not be paid until the applicant has been enrolled in a college or university.
Two awards will be made yearly -- one for a male applicant and one for a female applicant. Each scholarship award is $1,000.00.
A sub-committee of the MCOPA Training and Education Committee selected by the Chairman will review the applicants and select the two recipients.
The deadline for application submissions is April 30, 2018.