Alphonso Deal Scholarship Award
Alphonso Deal Scholarship Award is open to both male and female students who want to pursue careers in the field of law enforcement or other related areas. Candidates must be high school seniors accepted into a college or university.
The scholarship is offered through The National Black Police Association, a non-profit organization established in 1972 whose mission is to increase the awareness of the community, to be the conscience of the Criminal Justice System, and to enhance the quality of life in the African-American community. The scholarship gives qualified students the opportunity for a higher education.
To apply, students must be U.S. citizens, high school seniors, and of good character. They must be recommended by a teacher, principal or high school counselor. All applications will also require students to complete a 500-word essay that describes their goals and course of study.
The scholarship enables students to attend a two-year college or university of their choice.
The deadline for this scholarship is usually in MAY of each year, and the award amount VARIES.
For more details, visit www.blackpolice.org/scholarships.html