Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant must have a parent or guardian who is a certified peace officer or detention officer in the State of Texas at the time of application for scholarship or at the time of the parent’s death.

  • The applicant must submit a letter of recommendation from a teacher or mentor.

  • The applicant must be a full-time student at the time of application, taking at least 12 hours of college credit, or applied to be a full-time student.

  • The applicant must be enrolled in an accredited junior college, community college or four-year college or university.

  • The applicant must be residing in the CLEAT region.