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North Carolina Sheriffs' Association Undergraduate Criminal Justice Scholarship

Sponsored by: University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Applicant must be a North Carolina resident. Priority given first to children of a sheriff or deputy sheriff, then to children of any law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty, then to children of any sheriff or deputy sheriff who is deceased or retired, and then to criminal justice majors with high GPAs and financial need. Applicant must submit letter of recommendation from sheriff in his or her county of residence, transcript, and documentation of criteria.


Application Deadline February 15
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Scholarship
Required areas of study Criminal justice
Renewable? no
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? yes



Max $2,000
Average $2,000
Min $2,000

Contact Information

Dr. Charisse T.M. Coston
Criminal Justice Department
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
226 Garinger Building
United States

Phone: (704) 687-2008

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