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The Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI and the Foundation are pleased to offer undergraduate scholarships to the CHILDREN and GRANDCHILDREN of current or deceased members of the Society. Additionally, in recognition of the relationship between the National Academy graduates and Bureau personnel, we offer the George A. Zeiss Memorial Scholarship to children of current National Academy Associate members who are actively engaged in law enforcement.

Applicants may compete for a scholarship in any or all of the following categories in which they meet the criteria. (Unless otherwise noted, children and grandchildren of Regular and Associate members are eligible for the scholarships listed below)

William H. Webster & Robert S. Mueller Financial Need Scholars ($5,000 each)
Criteria:  Financial need (40%), Scholastic achievement (30%), Leadership and community service (20%), Ability to finance education (10%) 

Clarence Kelley & Louis J. Freeh Leadership Scholarships ($5,000 each)
Criteria:  Leadership (40%), Scholastic achievement (30%), Community service (20%), Ability to finance education (10%) 

L. Russell Hashman and Jean Mills Hashman Scholars ($20,000 each)
Criteria:  Financial need (30%), Scholastic achievement (25%), Leadership (25%), Ability to finance education (20%) 

Cartha D. (Deke) DeLoach Scholars ($2,500 each)
Eligibility: Children of Regular and Associate members
Criteria: Scholastic achievement (Minimum 3.5 GPA, essay) 

George A. Zeiss Memorial Scholarships ($1,000 each)
Eligibility: Children of National Academy graduates
Criteria:  Leadership (leadership activities, essay)

To apply, simply click on the “Sign Up” link to create an account and begin your application using our secure servers. Your application may be viewed or edited at any time before the submission deadline. NOTE: Applications are accepted online ONLY and must be completed by the student.

APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO:  Friday, March 7, 2014 at midnight.  

For more information, call (703) 445-0026 or visit our web site at www.socxfbi.org. Thank you for your interest and we look forward to receiving your application!