This scholarship is for North Carolina residents who are studying criminal justice full time at a UNC constituent institution that has a criminal justice degree program (see website for a list of eligible institution). First priority in selection is given to the children of a sheriff or deputy sheriff or any law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty. Second priority is given to the children of any sheriff or deputy sheriff who is deceased, retired (regular or disability), or currently active in North Carolina law enforcement. Third priority is given to any resident criminal justice students meeting the institution's academic and financial need criteria.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.