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ACJA/Lambda Alpha Epsilon Scholarship
Sponsor: American Criminal Justice Association
P.O. Box 601047
Sacramento, CA 95860-1047
Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students who are studying criminal justice. Students must be ACJA/LAE members, but they may submit a membership form at the time of application. Applicants must have completed at least two semesters or three quarters of their education while earning at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicants must submit transcripts, letters of enrollment and goals statements.

Amount: $100-$400
Deadline: December 31
How to apply: Applications are available online and by written request.
Website: http://www.acjalae.org

American Society of Criminology Fellowships for Ethnic Minorities
Sponsor: American Society of Criminology
1314 Kinnear Road
Suite 212
Columbus, OH 43212-1156
Eligibility: Applicants must be African American, Asian American, Latino or Native American. Recipients must have been accepted into a doctoral studies program. Selection is based on curriculum vitae, college transcripts, financial need, references and letter describing career plans, experiences and interest in criminology.

Amount: $6,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available by written request.
Website: http://www.asc41.com

Chairman Emeritus Award
Sponsor: National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice
1801 Fayetteville Street
106 Whiting Criminal Justice Building
P.O. Box 20011-C
Durham, NC 27707
Eligibility: Applicants must be nominated by a member of NABCJ.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Nomination applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nabcj.org

Florence Young Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Association on American Indian Affairs
Lisa Wyzlic, Director of Scholarship Programs
966 Hungerford Drive, Suite 12-B
Rockville, MD 20850
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students from the continental U.S. or Alaska.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.indian-affairs.org

Gene Carte Student Paper Competition
Sponsor: American Society of Criminology Gene Carte Student Paper Competition
Daniel Ragan
Department of Sociolgy, University of New Mexico
1915 Roma N.E., Suite 1103, MSCO5 3080
Albuquerque, NM 87131
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students. The writing competition requires applicants to write on a topic directly related to criminology and must be accompanied by a letter signed by the dean or department chair. Other paper formatting requirements are listed on the website. The first place winner also receives a travel award.

Amount: $200-$1,000
Deadline: April 15
How to apply: There is no application form. Paper must be mailed in. The paper specifications are on the website.
Website: http://www.asc41.com

Jonathan Jasper Wright Award
Sponsor: National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice
1801 Fayetteville Street
106 Whiting Criminal Justice Building
P.O. Box 20011-C
Durham, NC 27707
Eligibility: Award recipients will be involved in affecting policy change. Nominator should be a member of NABCJ.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Nomination applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nabcj.org

Richard McGrath Memorial Fund Award
Sponsor: American Criminal Justice Association
P.O. Box 601047
Sacramento, CA 95860-1047
Eligibility: Applicants must be active American Criminal Justice Association-Lambda Alpha Epsilon (ACJA/LAE) members majoring in a criminal justice field who have attended at least one regional meeting. The fund pays the registration fee for students to attend the national conference.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 1
How to apply: Applications are available by written request or email.
Website: http://www.acjalae.org

Student Paper Competition
Sponsor: American Criminal Justice Association
P.O. Box 601047
Sacramento, CA 95860-1047
Eligibility: Applicants must be student members (undergraduate or graduate) of the American Criminal Justice Association-Lambda Alpha Epsilon and submit an original paper on criminology, law enforcement, juvenile justice, courts, corrections, prevention, planning and evaluation or career development and education in the field of criminal justice. Students may apply for membership along with their paper submission. Applicants should submit applications and three copies of the paper.

Amount: $50-$150
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available by contacting the Executive Secretary.
Website: http://www.acjalae.org

William L. Hastie Award
Sponsor: National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice
1801 Fayetteville Street
106 Whiting Criminal Justice Building
P.O. Box 20011-C
Durham, NC 27707
Eligibility: The award honors the first African American appointed to the bench in 1937 by President Franklin Roosevelt. Nominator should be a member of NABCJ.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Nomination applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nabcj.org