Crime Scene Scholarship Application
DEADLINE May 15, 2013 | Amount $1,000.00
The Mike Byrd Crime Scene Investigation Scholarship is awarded to:
A Miami-Dade, Broward, or Monroe County high school senior or graduate
Who is the son or daughter of a sworn officer working for any law enforcement agency within the geographical boundaries of Miami-Dade County
Who is planning to or is currently majoring in Biology, Chemistry, Forensics, Pathology, or any major affiliated to Crime Scene Investigation
Who is a high school or full time college student
And currently maintains a 2.5 minimum grade point average
This scholarship is awarded based on achievement in the Sciences associated with Crime Scene Investigation. This year, one scholarship in the amount of $1,000.00 will be awarded. Prior applicants and recipients may apply for this scholarship annually.
Please submit the following items:
Mike Byrd Crime Scene Scholarship Application
A certified transcript of your grades
One letter of recommendation from a faculty member who is familiar with your work
One letter of recommendation from a school guidance counselor
High School Seniors– also include the following:
Applications and supporting documentation must be postmarked on or before May 15, 2013.
Send to: Scholarship Committee
c/o Police Officer Assistance Trust
1030 N.W. 111 Avenue, Suite 232
Miami, Florida 33172
Prior to receiving the scholarship funds, you must provide us with a confirmation of enrollment letter from the college, university, or vocational school you are attending.