Sheriff Marty Kelly of Goodhue County announced today the commencement of the Law Enforcement Scholarship Program for 2021.
The MSA Board of Directors has established a scholarship fund for the awarding of up to 15 - $2,000 scholarships for this year.
The Members of MSA gives special recognition to the financial needs of students attending the peace officer skills course, or one of the two or four year law enforcementdegree colleges.
Scholarship awards will be announced by December 28th.
Application forms and a statement of procedures are available at the Goodhue County Sheriff’s office.
Scholarships are only available to students currently enrolled in one of the following three categories:
1. Mandated POST Skills Program
2. In their second year of a two-year law enforcement program.
3. In their third or fourth year of a four-year college criminal justice program.
Students meeting these criteria are invited to obtain a scholarship application form from their local sheriff’s office or online at www.mnsheriffs.org.