Law Enforcement Personnel Dependents Grant Program (LEPD)

Scholarship Description

The Law Enforcement Personnel Dependents Grant Program provides need-based educational grants to dependents and spouses of: California peace officers (Highway Patrol, marshals, sheriffs, police officers), Department of Corrections and California Youth Authority employees, and permanent/full-time firefighters employed by public entities who have been killed in the performance of duty or totally disabled as a result of an accident or injury caused by external violence or physical force incurred in the performance of duty. Grant awards match the amount of a Cal Grant award and range from $100 to $9,873 for up to four years. Applications are accepted throughout the academic year. For further information, please contact the Specialized Program Unit at the address below: California Student Aid Commission Specialized Programs P.O. Box 419029 Rancho Cordova, CA 95741-9029 (888) 224-7268 Option #3 FAX (916) 526-7977

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: 100

Max Award: 9870

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Monterey Institute of International Studies
460 Pierce Street,
Monterey, CA 93940

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