2017 The Chief William T. 'Bill' Bauer Scholarship Fund

Deadline: April 03 2017 at 11:59 PM CDT (Midnight)


The William T. Bauer Scholarship Fund is a charitable foundation for assisting area residents and their communities. The fund provides academic scholarships to qualifying residents furthering their education in law enforcement, who are current residents in Stark, Marshall, Henry and Bureau counties. The fund commemorates the dedication and bravery of Chief William T. Bauer, who was killed in the line of duty in a tragic car accident on August 6, 2010.

Selection Criteria
1. Scholastic Achievement.
2. Potential for scholarship, citizenship and leadership.


1. Applicant must be a current resident in Stark, Marshall or Bureau county.
2. Applicant must plan to attend an accredited course(s), trade school, two or four year college or university in the United States in the coming academic year and be focused on furthering their education in law enforcement.
3. Applicants can apply for a scholarship a maximum of four times.

Required Materials
1. Completed application.
2. Essays.

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