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National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives

SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS

Irlet Anderson Scholarship

Charles Fonseca Scholarship

Bernard and Sylvia Davis Thompson Scholarship

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Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE)

Irlet Anderson Scholarship Award – $2,500.00

Charles Fonseca Scholarship Award – $2,000.00

Bernard and Sylvia Davis Thompson Scholarship – $1,500.00

Each scholarship is a one-time award offered to a graduating high school senior who is committed to a career in law enforcement or criminal justice. The person selected for this award will be committed to becoming a sworn law enforcement officer, Special Agent or work in a related position or field.

FROM THE NATIONAL OFFICE: The Irlet Anderson, Charles Fonseca and the Bernard and Sylvia Davis Thompson Scholarship Awards are one-time scholarships awarded to high school seniors. The scholarship recipients are recognized during the NOBLE Annual Training Conference in August. Applications may be obtained from the National Office or online at the NOBLE website HUhttp://www.noblenational.org

ELIGIBILITY:

• Must be a current high school senior who will receive a diploma prior to the award announcement (before July 2019)

• Must be pursuing a degree in any of the Social Sciences, including technology, forensic investigation and other criminal investigative studies and be committed to a career in law enforcement or criminal justice

• Must be accepted to an accredited academic institution (proof of acceptance will be required)

• Must be a U.S. Citizen

• Must display a need for financial help

• Must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.8 or higher

• Must complete and submit the following by Sunday, April 15, 2019

1. An Application Form

2. School Transcript

3. Two Letters of Recommendation

4. A type-written one page essay authored by the applicant stating career goals and interests and reasons why you should receive this law enforcement award.