Sheriff Daniel Edwards, on behalf of the Louisiana Sheriffs Association, awards a $500 annual scholarship to provide assistance to worthy students in furthering their education and training with resources made available through the program.
Each applicant must meet the following qualifications:
graduating high school student
permanent resident of Tangipahoa Parish
planning to attend (and eligible for admission to) a Louisiana college
The award will only be paid for attendance at one of the aforementioned qualifying institutions as a full-time, undergraduate student. There are no restrictions on applicants by reason of race, creed, color, age or national origin, and family members of Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office employees are also eligible to apply. The scholarship is awarded as a gift, not a loan, and there are no restrictions on the purposes for which the scholarship is spent.
CLICK HERE to download the APPLICATION.
Applications must be completed and received by April 1. Applications can be dropped off at any Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office locations, or mailed to:
Deputy Dawn L. Panepinto
15475 W. Club Deluxe Rd.
Hammond, LA 70403