A letter from
Porter County Sheriff David Lain
major reason I choose to be a member of the Indiana
Sheriffs’ Association (ISA) is because they are deeply
committed to helping and guiding our youth. To that end,
every year the ISA awards thousands of dollars in
scholarships to Indiana students who are seeking a
career in criminal justice. Approximately 40 college or
college bound students will be awarded $500 scholarships
across the state.
Applicants must meet the following requirements in order
Be an Indiana resident
Be a current member of
the ISA, or the dependent child or grandchild of an
Attend an Indiana
college or university full-time (12 credit hour
Major in a law
Applications must be received at the ISA office no
later than April 1, 2014. (147 E. Maryland St.,
Indianapolis, IN 46204-3608). They can be obtained in
They are available from
your high school guidance office.
You may request an
application in writing from the ISA at their
Applications may be
They are also available
at the Porter County Sheriff’s Department.
These awards are distributed all across the state, which
is divided into districts to ensure fairness.
If you have any questions,
please contact my office at 477-3112. Good luck!
Sheriff David E. Lain