Apply Now: New York State MICJ Scholarship

NYS MICJNew York State Minorities in Criminal Justice would like to announce a scholarship opportunity for freshman and sophomore College Students in any major. The scholarships, of up to $1000, are to be rewarded based on the quality of the essay submitted and the student’s GPA. Please see the details below and download the NYS MICJ Scholarship application here.

Category 1

First Semester Freshmen: The deadline for submission for this student will be January 24, 2014. To be awarded January 31, 2014.

Category 2

Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors: The dead line for submission for this student will be December 6, 2013. To be awarded December 14, 2013.

The scholarships will be awarded based on academic merit and submission guidelines.

Submission Guidelines

Students must submit a verification of attendance form from the college. Their last academic transcript sealed from the school. Two letters of recommendation and a 500 word essay on how they plan to use their major to help their community. Essay should be type written double space. Applications must be complete will not accept partial applications. See attachment for more details.