Criminal Justice Scholarships

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Justice is served in these scholarships for criminal justice majors. Students wishing to pursue a career in criminal investigation, law enforcement, or forensic science can find money to fund their college tuition and other fees with these criminal justice scholarships. Browse our list of criminal justice scholarships and find ways to make paying for college less of a crime.

Adam Kutner "Helping Future Lawyers" Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors and current undergraduate and graduate students who have a demonstrated interest in a law career. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and must demonstrate financial need.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 1
2019

Nadrich & Cohen Civil Justice Scholarship Fund

This award is for current U.S. law students.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 1
2019

Clubs of America Scholarship Award for Career Success

This award is available for U.S. and international undergraduate students who feel passionately about the career and educational path they are pursuing. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and submit an essay about his/her chosen profession.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 31
2019

Bowles, McDavid, Graff and Love Scholarship Fund

This award is for a first-year law school student who is a resident of West Virginia and attending West Virginia University. The applicant must have a 2.5 grade point average or higher to be eligible.

Total: $2000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  January 15
2020

Bernice Pickens Parsons Scholarship Fund

This award is for a U.S. student from West Virginia who is pursuing education or training in the fields of library science, nursing, or para-professional training in the legal field. The applicant must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher and an ACT score of 20 or higher to be eligible.

Total: $1950 Awards:  4
Deadline:  January 15
2020

Madeline B. McCrum Scholarship Fund

This award is for U.S. students from West Virginia who are enrolled in or accepted to West Virginia University's College of Law. The applicant must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher and an ACT score of 20 or higher to be eligible.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 15
2020

Montgomery Summer Research Diversity Fellowship

This award is available for U.S. students who are currently enrolled as college sophomores or juniors and will add diversity to the field of law and social science (e.g., ethnic minority, disabled, LGBTQ, etc.). To be eligible, the applicant must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and be working toward a degree in the social sciences or humanities.

Total: $3600 Awards:  4
Deadline:  February 15

Minot State University Graduate Scholarship

This scholarship is available for international and non-resident students planning to study in a graduate program at Minot State University in Minot, North Dakota. Students must have an undergraduate grade point average of 2.75 or higher.

Total: $3895 Awards:  100
Deadline:  February 15

Clay County Chamber Scholarship Program (and Clay County Bar Association Scholarship Program)

These awards are for U.S. high school seniors who are residents of Clay County, Florida.

Total: $1000 Awards:  8
Deadline:  March 01

North Carolina Sheriffs' Association Undergraduate Criminal Justice Scholarship

This award is available for North Carolina students who are enrolled full time at an eligible state institution. The student must be an undergraduate majoring in criminal justice and demonstrate financial need.

Total: $2000 Awards:  12
Deadline:  March 15

Access Missouri Financial Assistance Program

This award is available to Missouri resident undergraduate students who are enrolled full-time at a Missouri college or university. Students must demonstrate financial need and have an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of $12,000 or less.

Total: $4600 Awards:  49553
Deadline:  April 01

HCBF Scholarship Program

These scholarships are available for Hudson County (NJ) residents who are attending or have been accepted to law school. Students must demonstrate financial need and account for appropriate academic standards.

Total: $2500 Awards:  44
Deadline:  April 28