Who Can Apply: Derek Owens served with the Cleveland Police Department for 10 years and was assigned to the 4th District. At his passing in March 2008, family, friends, and co-workers contributed resources to commemorate his life by enhancing the opportunities for higher education for graduating high school seniors in the City of Cleveland’s 4th District. They noted that Officer Owens was not only committed to law enforcement in the City of Cleveland, but also to community service and personal outreach. This scholarship is to assist young people to develop into leaders of their families and their communities.
- Graduating high school senior (or graduated within one year)
- Residing in the 4th District of the Cleveland Police Department
- Enrolling in an accredited College or University on a full-time basis
Deadline: March 15, 2020
Amount: $500 to $1,500