HAMMOND, LA (WAFB) - The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff office is accepting applications for the Louisiana Sheriff's Scholarship Program.
The Scholarship Program will award 64 scholarships at $500 each to students residing in parishes where the program is administered. It is made possible by the generosity of honorary members.
"Louisiana Sheriff's are pleased to participate in this Scholarship Program. We are proud of the Program's ability to bring scholarships to Louisiana students bound for higher education." Sheriff Daniel Edwards.
The scholarships will be given to a graduating senior who will be attending a Louisiana College.
Applications are due March 25. Winners will be announced May 1.