P.O.A.T. Scholarships

Graduation Cap
P.O.A.T. offers six scholarships yearly, each with its own set of guidelines. Please click on the links below to determine if you qualify to apply:

The following scholarships are also available for law enforcement families:

C.O.P.S. Scholarship Programs

Provides financial assistance to surviving children and to surviving spouses of law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty, according to Federal government criteria, who wish to pursue a course of study beyond high school. Scholarships are not awarded for post-graduate study or to survivors who are entitled to a tuition-free education as a state death benefit.

Visit the C.O.P.S. website for more details.

American Police Hall of Fame Scholarship

The American Federation of Police & Concerned Citizens (AFP&CC) honors the memory of men and women killed in the line of duty both as officers and as parents, by assisting their children in attaining a college education, an experience which has an immeasurable impact on a young adult’s life and future. Fallen officers leave behind a legacy of courage, commitment and honor. Unfortunately, that is not all they leave behind. Many of our fallen officers leave sons and daughters whose lives are forever changed by the hardship of losing a parent.

Visit the website for additional information.

The Huntley Wealth Care Scholarship

The Huntley Wealth Care Scholarship awards $1,500 in prize money twice per year, the the Fall and the Spring to high school seniors and college students.  Scholarships are awarded to students who have lost one or both parents, who either had no life insurance or were underinsured.

Visit their website for additional information.

Here is a great article posted on that provides links to more opportunities for students in law enforcement families.