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Miller/Grier Memorial Scholarship, Reimbursement Fund


Deadline for Accepting Applications: February 15th

Award Applied To: Tuition or books for police/fire science programs

Eligibility Criteria:
  • Minimum GPA 2.5
  • Enrollment status - full or part time
  • High school/GED certification and/or college transcripts required
  • Subject to background check
  • Applicant must be enrolled in or prove intent to enroll in the next academic year of a two or four year accredited school offering police or fire science related courses
Basic Requirements:
  • Recipient must be an active member or recommended by an active member in good standing in CIFIA
  • Letter of reference - from recipient's agency administrator
  • Two (2) letters of character reference (excluding active member's recommendation)
  • Original essay of not less than 150 words from recipient providing background information and career goals which specifically detail the educational plans in the field of fire investigation
  • 100 word letter of recommendation from sponsoring member
Disbursement of Funds:
  • Tuition reimbursement subject to proof of successful completion of course
  • Textbook reimbursement with receipt. Book becomes property of recipient.
Return Application To: CIFIA Scholarship Committee
P O Box 2631
East Peoria, IL 61611-0631

Please mark envelope "CONFIDENTIAL"

NOTE: The application is in PDF format.
In order to view and print it, you may need to install the free version of Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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