Scholarships

VSPA Children’s 2016-2017 Scholarships

Each year the Virginia State Police Association (VSPA) recognizes outstanding college students through its VSPA Children’s Scholarship Program. For the 2016-2017 academic year, VSPA will award up to 61 college scholarships ranging from $250 to $1,000. To be eligible for a 2016-2017 scholarship, student applicants must be:

    • A child of an Active, Retires or Life Member in good standing: or
    • Be a rising college freshman, sophomore, junior or senior who will be taking at least 9 credit hours per semester at an accredited college or university.
    • A legal dependent (defined as a natural or adopted child, under the   age of 25, for whom the member provides more than half of their support, or a child for whom the member provides more then 50% support) of an VSPA member in good standing; or
    • The surviving dependent of a trooper killed in the line of duty provided the trooper was a member in good standing at the time of the incident.

If you are unsure of your parents’ membership status, please contact Member Services at (804)320-6272 or e-mail: sandrawinfree@vspa.org.

The VSPA Scholarship application will can be printed by clicking here and/or by contacting the VSPA office to request an application by mail beginning April 1, 2016.

Completed applications must be received in the VSPA Office by the close of business (4 p.m.) Friday June, 17 2016.

Tammy Welton
Children’s Scholarship Program Coordinator
6944 Forest Hill Avenue
Richmond, VA. 23225

Phone: (804)320-6272
Fax: (804)320-2616
Email: vspa@vspa.org


VSPA Member Scholarship Program

Are you a member that is continuing your education? If so, take the time to complete a Member Scholarship Application Form.

The only criteria is that you need to be a member in good standing with the Virginia State Police Association.

Applications and Financial Information Forms, both of which must be submitted, are now available and may be obtained by either clicking below, calling the VSPA Office, 804-320-6272 or visiting the VSPA website, www.vspa.org and clicking on “Calendar”, where they are available for downloading. Completed applications can either be mailed to the VSPA, 6944 Forest Hill Avenue, Richmond, 23225, faxed to 804-320-2616 or emailed to Wayne Huggins at waynehuggins@vspa.org.

Applications are due by the close of business Friday, June 3, 2016. Scholarship awards will be made on or about August 1, 2016.

To print a VSPA Member Scholarship Form click here–> VSPA 2016 Member Scholarship Form or call the VSPA office.