Issue:
 
     Contents...         
 
   
New UWPD Chief hopes to repair connection between police, campus community
~ Sammy Gibbons, The Daily Cardinal, University of Madison-Wisconsin newspaper
 
The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
~
 
Ten Most Wanted List
~
 
Reserve Police Force?
~ Christopher B Kuch, PhD
 
Competitor Group Partners with GovX.com to Offer Discounted Race Entries
~
 
Usher Transport Inc
~ Advertisement
 
The Evolution of Police & Community Partnerships
~ Christopher B. Kuch, PhD
 
The Salvation Army - Oceanside, CA
~ Advertisement
 
Carolina Rivers Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
~ Advertisement
 
Pendry's Lenoir Funeral Home
~ Advertisement
 
How to stay safe before, during and after a pursuit
~ Lt. Dan Marcou, PoliceOne.com
 
Congress Agrees to Add 26 Synthetic Drugs to Controlled Substances Act
~ www.justice.gov
 
The Missing Person / Runaway Dilemma
~ Volitta Fritsche
 
Financial Aid for Criminal Justice Students
~
 
How to Adopt Retired Police Dogs
~
 
Grants
~
 
   
   
   
 
SUBSCRIBE
 
 
 
unsubscribe>
   
 
      share   print  
 
  Financial Aid for Criminal Justice Students  
 

If you’re interested in getting a degree in criminal justice you may be worried about the cost. Luckily there are many financial aid options available to you. The following is a guide to help you understand your financial aid options.

FAFSA

Federal Student Aid is the largest provider of student financial aid in the United States. They provide more than $150 billion in federal grants, loans, and work-study funds each year. More than 15 million students use Federal Student Aid to help them pay for their education.

The first step in applying for Federal Student Aid, or all aid in general, is to fill out a FAFSA, or the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. The FAFSA will determine how much money you can receive in forms of scholarships, grants, and loans.

Loans

There are a variety of government loans you can apply towards your criminal justice education. Some of the most common criminal justice government loans include:

  • Stafford Loans: This is the most common form of criminal justice financial aid. Stafford loans include the Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program and the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program.
  • PLUS Loans: These loans are also paid through the FFEL and Direct Loan programs, but are geared towards parents rather than students. Parents must apply for these loans.

    Federal Work Study Programs:

    Federal work study (FWS) programs are a popular way for criminal justice students to receive financial aid. FWS supplements your college loans, so it therefore reduces the amount of money you need to repay after graduation.

    Through FWS programs you receive a work study job from your school; a federal, state, or local public agency; a private nonprofit organization; or a private for-profit company.

    Grants and Scholarships

    Grants and scholarships are both great sources for financial aid because you don’t have to pay this money back. Scholarships can be competitive and are usually given out with specific regulations, such as ethnicity, past GPA, gender, or other qualifiers.

    For criminal justice students, criminal justice professional associations are the best place to look for scholarships. The Police Corps in your state may offer scholarships. 


  •  

     

     
         
       
     
      Cougar Cycle
    6185 Jimmy Carter Blvd
    Suite C
    Norcross, GA 30071
    p (770) 446-1200
    www.cougarcycle.com
     
      Claudine's Restaurant
    500 S Main St
    Rich Square, NC 27869
    p (252) 539-2266
    www.facebook.com/pages/Claudines-Restaurant/164933456852807
     
      Walmart Supercenter #5251
    490 Greenway View Dr
    Chattanooga, TN 37411
    p (423) 892-8911
    www.walmart.com/store/5251/chattanooga-tn/details
     
      Pendry's Lenoir Funeral Home
    522 Wilkesboro Blvd SE
    Lenoir, NC 28645
    p (828) 754-3441
    www.dignitymemorial.com/pendrys-lenoir-funeral-home/en-us/index.page
     
      Walmart Supercenter #4368
    34 Bahia Ave
    Ocala, FL 34472
    p (352) 537-3095
    www.walmart.com/store/4368/ocala-fl/details
     
      Tim's Country Buffet
    175 Banks Crossing
    Fayetteville, GA 30214
    p (770) 716-0303
     
      Jeffords Insurance Agency
    Business & Personal Insurance
    126 E. Church Street
    Bishopville, SC 29010
    p 803-484-5462
    f 803-484-9288
    Warren J. Jeffords
    warrenj@jeffordsinsurance.com
    www.jeffordsinsurance.com
     
      Walmart Supercenter #1363
    1681 Eatonton Rd
    Madison, GA 30650
    p (706) 342-9988
    www.walmart.com/store/1363/madison-ga/details
     
      Shoals Extrusion, LLC
    4455 Parkway Dr
    Florence, AL 35630
    p (256) 349-2603
    www.facebook.com/superextruder
     
      VFW Post 7232
    2900 W Folsom St
    Eau Claire, WI 54703
    p (715) 832-3528
    www.vfwpost7232.org
     
           
          More> 
           
           
     
    The Publishing Group - Law Enforcement Times  
    Website Powered By Creative SplashWorks - SplashSite