This scholarship is available to a Fishers high school senior who expresses a strong interest in the criminal justice field. The student must have a minimum GPA of 2.5, be accepted to a university, seek to attend full time, and possess school leadership, community commitment and a desire to contribute to society. One $1,500 scholarship will be awarded to a senior at either Fishers High School or Hamilton Southeastern High School.

To apply, please fill out and submit an application, plus a typed or handwritten 500 word minimum essay indicating why you have chosen a law enforcement related career and how you specifically plan to meet your goal.

Two letters of recommendation are required:
1) one from a school teacher and
2) one from either a school counselor, coach, or community leader.

The recommendations must be submitted in a sealed envelope, and the back of the envelope signed by the author of the recommendation. Any applications not containing the application form and all its parts, essay, student transcript, and letters of recommendation, will be considered incomplete. Completed applications must be submitted by March 29th.


Return the completed application package to the following address by March 29th:

The Jen Grillo Memorial/Fishers Police Corps Scholarship
Fishers Police Department, Officer James Alvis
4 Municipal Drive
Fishers, IN

After the Corps Board reviews all applications and essays, you will be notified of your status and if selected, will be contacted to set up an interview time. Do not make inquiries regarding your status. You will be informed if you have been selected to continue in the process.

We are happy to announce that Madison Harris has been awarded a scholarship for 2021. Madison graduated from Hamilton Southeastern High School and plans to attend Indiana University Bloomington.
She plans on majoring in International Law and Institutions, with a minor in Criminal Justice.

Her goal is to join the CIA and become an analyst or field operative.
We wish Madison success in her future career!

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