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Texas State Lodge

Fraternal Order of Police

6200 La Calma Drive

Suite 200

Austin, TX 78752



Toll Free: 800-386-5148

Fax #:  512-832-0880

Cindy Davis Brown

Administrative Director



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Texas FOP Scholarship Information

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Eligibility:

  • Applicants must be children or grandchildren of members of the Fraternal Order of Police Texas
  • For the purpose of undergraduate study at accredited colleges, universities and training institutes
  • Applicants must be unmarried and under the age of 25 to receive the grant
  • Must not have been convicted of a criminal act
  • Grants to the designated institution may be used for room and board, tuition, library fees, textbooks and related instructional materials
  • 5 (five) new awards will be given annually

Scholarship Criteria:

  • $1000.00 – Five (5) scholarship awards for applicants of members. Students must reapply each year through the scholarship fund for awarding of the grants
  • Awards will be sent to the Institution where selected applicants have been accepted and attending by August 5th of each year

Deadline for Submission: May 31st

Application Requirements:

  • Minimum of two (2) letters from High School Teachers/Counselors, on letterhead with original signatures. If the applicant has already completed a college semester or is reapplying for a grant, letters of recommendation will be from Professors, Academic Advisors or Department Heads.
  • Personal recommendation from an adult who is not a relative, with original signature.
  • Autobiography to include career goals and plans. (optional if reapplying and has not changed)
  • Certified High School and/or College transcripts showing a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • SAT or ACT scores (not needed if applicant has completed one year of college)
  • Awards and Honors
  • Extracurricular activities
  • Work History

Selection Process:

  • All scholarships will be awarded by the Scholarship Committee.
  • Applications of awarded recipients will be kept on file at the State FOP Office.
  • Awards are not limited by race, color, creed, national origin or sex.