The Larry Mulcrone Scholarship is awarded on an annual basis to the children of current IDEOA Members. All applicants must be enrolled for the 2020-2021 academic year. To apply, you must fill out the Memorial Scholarship Application and include a typed essay consisting of 400-500 words on one of the following topics:
1. Americans continue to be addicted and dying at an alarming rate due to the heroin and fenanyl crisis. What innovative approaches would you recommend to reduce the rates of addiction and overdose deaths?
2. How can police remain effective enforcers of law, while improving and maintaining positive relations with diverse communities at the same time?
A complete list of school and community activities/honors must also be included.
Applications sent via U.S. Mail should be postmarked no later than September 11, 2020. Applications can also be submitted electronically by clicking the button below (please remember to upload your essay and community activities/honors list). Electronic submissions must be received by September 11, 2020. Award recipients will be notified by September 30, 2020. A check in the amount of $500.00 will be forwarded to the recipient made payable directly to the university/college attended by the recipient by October 15, 2020. Previous winners are not eligible to apply again.