Deadline to return all necessary documents is:
Friday, April 17, 2015
Drop off or mail to:
Officer M. chery
City of North Miami Police Department
700 NE 124 Street
North Miami, Florida 33161
What is the scholarship amount? $2,000 for college
Who can enter?
A college bound senior (12th Grade) who is attending a high school within the North Miami jurisdiction. Must be a future Law Enforcement/Criminal Justice major and maintain 2.5 high school GPA or higher.
North Miami Police Junior Cadet planning to attend or attending a Police Academy.
Also - Applicant shall possess good moral character and have a good reputation as evidenced by three (3) letters of recommendation. These should come from school, religious, business, or other community leaders.
Here is what you will need:
Completed Application (Chick here to download application packet)
3 letters of recommendation
500-word expressive essay about fallen Law Enforcement Heroes and the impact of their loss to the community. Due by 5:00 p.m. on April 17, 2015
Current high school transcript
The Winner will be chosen by a Panel of North Miami Police Officers on the, based on the quality of the essay and the other requirements. The winner will be notified by April 27, and will be requested to attend the North Miami Police Memorial on Tuesday, May 5, 2015.