Are you a dedicated student looking for financial assistance to pursue your dreams of higher education? The Chicago Lodge #7 of the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) has some exciting news for you! The annual scholarship drawing for the Chicago FOP's Richard Lis Memorial Scholarship is now open, and you have a chance to win $1,000.00 to support your educational journey.
Honoring Richard Lis
The Richard Lis Memorial Scholarship is named in honor of our late State Lodge President, Richard Lis, who made significant contributions to our community and law enforcement. This scholarship is a tribute to his legacy and commitment to supporting the education of future leaders.
Twenty Scholarships Available
This year, Chicago Lodge #7 will award twenty scholarships, each worth $1,000.00, to deserving students.
Additional Chances to Win
The scholarship drawing will take place at the General Meeting on November 15, 2023. In addition to the twenty main scholarship winners, the FOP will also draw five additional names. These extra selections are to ensure that if some of the primary winners are not in college or decide not to continue their education, other students still have a chance to benefit from this opportunity.
How to Apply
To apply for the Richard Lis Memorial Scholarship, all you need to do is fill out the application form provided. Once completed, please mail your application to FOP, Chicago Lodge #7, using police mail or U.S. Post to the following address:
FOP, Chicago Lodge #7
1412 West Washington Boulevard Chicago, IL 60607-1821
Attention: Scholarship Committee
Remember to submit your application before the deadline to be considered for this scholarship.
This scholarship opportunity is a fantastic way to ease the financial burden of pursuing higher education and honoring the memory of a dedicated individual who contributed significantly to our community. Don't miss out on your chance to be one of the recipients of the Richard Lis Memorial Scholarship!
Take the first step towards your academic dreams by applying today. Good luck to all applicants, and may your educational journey be filled with success and growth.
Click here to download the scholarship application.