WCCF Scholarships

WCCF Scholarships

Scholarships tagged with "law enforcement"

Certain Scholarships listed below require a WCCF Financial Information Form to be included with the application. If this form is required, a link will be provided under the scholarship description.

If you have yet to determine which educational institution you will be attending at the time of completing the scholarship application, please list your first school of choice on the application. Changes may be made after the application is completed by contacting the Foundation at wccf@sssnet.com.

Scholarships through WCCF may be used for tuition and fees (not including room and board) required for enrollment or attendance at the educational instituion. Fees, books, supplies and equipment directly required for courses of instruction are eligible if they can be purchased directly from the school. If the scholarship is used for any other expense, the IRS considers it taxable income for the student.

Note: If you are a recipient of a scholarship through the Wayne County Community Foundation, all monetary awards will be made payable to your account at the post-secondary school you will be or are attending. Unless otherwise stated, checks will be issued in July, prior to the new school year. No checks will be awarded directly to any individuals. No awards shall be made to students with less than two grade “terms” (quarters, semesters, etc.) left before graduating from the program.

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Akron

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Ashland County

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Dalton

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Doylestown

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Holmes County

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Northwestern

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Norwayne

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Orrville

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Rittman

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Smithville

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Triway

Sgt. Michael T. Maxwell Memorial Scholarship

Distinction: Sgt. Michael T. Maxwell served Wayne County well as a respected law enforcement officer. His 22-year career in the Wayne County Sheriff's Department included performing his duties as a Corrections officer, Patrolman, Detective, and Sergeant. This scholarship was established by Mike's family to honor his enthusiasm for life, his love of family, and his courageous three-year battle with cancer. The Maxwell family wishes to provide educational and training assistance to those who can make the positive impact that Mike's career in law enforcement made on our community.
Eligibility: Applicants must be either current Triway High School graduating seniors or graduates of Triway High School (between the ages of 21 and 25 years old), enrolling in or already enrolled in a college, university, or technical institute to earn a degree and/or certification in the field of law enforcement. Applicants enrolled in graduate or advanced degree/certifications are eligible to apply, but priority will be given to applicants pursuing their undergraduate degrees or initial certification. Applicants in pre-law or in law school may not apply.
Term: One year
Amount: $1,000
Number of New Awards Each Year: One
Contact: Wayne County Community Foundation
Deadline: April 1: Online Application
Keywords: law enforcement, triway
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Wayne County

Benjamin E. Moody Scholarship

Eligibility: Student who graduated from a Wayne County high school or has lived in Wayne County for five years. The student must be following a course of study in law enforcement. The recipient of this scholarship will be selected on the basis of academic achievement, extracurricular activities, good citizenship and financial need.
Term: One Year
Amount: $1,000
Number of New Awards Each Year: One
Contact: Wayne County Fraternal Order of Police, PO Box 717, Wooster, OH 44691
Deadline: April 27
Application: Download this application
Keywords: financial need, law enforcement, wayne county
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Waynedale

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Wooster

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Available to Adults

Benjamin E. Moody Scholarship

Eligibility: Student who graduated from a Wayne County high school or has lived in Wayne County for five years. The student must be following a course of study in law enforcement. The recipient of this scholarship will be selected on the basis of academic achievement, extracurricular activities, good citizenship and financial need.
Term: One Year
Amount: $1,000
Number of New Awards Each Year: One
Contact: Wayne County Fraternal Order of Police, PO Box 717, Wooster, OH 44691
Deadline: April 27
Application: Download this application
Keywords: financial need, law enforcement, wayne county

Sgt. Michael T. Maxwell Memorial Scholarship

Distinction: Sgt. Michael T. Maxwell served Wayne County well as a respected law enforcement officer. His 22-year career in the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department included performing his duties as a Corrections officer, Patrolman, Detective, and Sergeant. This scholarship was established by Mike's family to honor his enthusiasm for life, his love of family, and his courageous three-year battle with cancer. The Maxwell family wishes to provide educational and training assistance to those who can make the positive impact that Mike’s career in law enforcement made on our community.
Eligibility: Applicants must be either current Triway High School graduating seniors or graduates of Triway High School (between the ages of 21 and 25 years old), enrolling in or already enrolled in a college, university, or technical institute to earn a degree and/or certification in the field of law enforcement. Applicants enrolled in graduate or advanced degree/certifications are eligible to apply, but priority will be given to applicants pursuing their undergraduate degrees or initial certification. Applicants in pre-law or in law school may not apply.
Term: One year
Amount: $1,000
Number of New Awards Each Year: One
Contact: Wayne County Community Foundation
Deadline: April 1: Online Application
Keywords: law enforcement, triway
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Corporate Scholarships

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