Each year, CRIA recognizes two outstanding high school seniors who have demonstrated strong moral character and consistent effort to achieve their personal potential.
Award winners shall have demonstrated a high degree of personal honesty and integrity, a commitment to learning, and extra-curricular activities. In addition, winners must possess a concern for and record of service to the members of his or her community; a determination to maximize his or her natural intellectual abilities; and a joy for living life to the fullest.
The Grand Prize Scholarship Award is $2,000
The 1st Runner-up Award is $1,000
Applicant's parent, guardian or grandparent must be a member in good standing of the California Robbery Investigators Association with a minimum of two consecutive years of membership. (We are counting 2021 as a "Grace Year" due to COVID Impact on our membership and organization)
Applicant must be enrolled in the 12th grade at any public or private school
Application must be made to the board of the Chapter (North/South) to which the member belongs by April 14th, 2024.
Applicants must be continuing their education beyond high school, whether at a university, college or trade school.
The award is made solely on the basis of merit, without regard to ethnic background, religion, or financial need
A committee will be appointed by the Board of Directors and their decision will be final. Decisions on the award will be made by May 1st, 2024.
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