Robert P. Koch Memorial Scholarship

Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties

This scholarship was established in memory of Robert P. Koch, a New York City Transit Police Officer in 1965 and who was the youngest member of any NY law enforcement agency to be appointed captain. This scholarship was intended to help students with their own education. This is open to graduating high school senior from Lake Worth High School who has participated in the Criminal Justice Academy for 4 years. Applicants must be pursuing study in the field of law enforcement, law, corrections and probation or parole. Financial need is required.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    Graduating high school senior
  • Financial Need:
  • Other Academic Requirements:
    Be a full-time student
  • School:
    Graduating high school senior from Lake Worth High School
  • Major/Career:
    Will pursue a degree in law enforcement, law, corrections, probation or parole
  • Miscellaneous:
    Participated in the Criminal Justice Academy for 4 years

Application Details

  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
  • Essay:
    You must complete a 500-750 word essay describing your educational and career goals.
  • Other Materials:
    A completed online application;FAFSA;Student Aid Report;Expected Family Contribution;Unusual Circumstances.

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