Jimmy Cardenas Community Leader Scholarship

Funded by
Cardenas Family
Learn more about the Donor
$500
1 winner
Open
Application Deadline
Dec 31, 2021
Winners Announced
Jan 31, 2022
Education Level
Undergraduate
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
Must be an undergraduate student or in trade school
Career of Interest:
Must be interested in serving your community via your career
Education Level:
Career of Interest:
Must be an undergraduate student or in trade school
Must be interested in serving your community via your career

Jimmy Cardenas inspires others through his resiliency and dedication to protecting his community.

This scholarship aims to honor Jimmy Cardenas by supporting undergraduate students with similar aspirations to also serve their community. Students pursuing careers in law enforcement, nonprofits, government, nursing, firefighting, education, and other support services occupations may apply.

Underrepresented minorities and first-generation students are encouraged to apply!

To apply, tell us about a time when you overcame obstacles instead of giving up, and write about how you have demonstrated leadership in your life.

Public Safety
Essay Topic

To apply, tell us about a time when you overcame obstacles instead of giving up, and write about how you have demonstrated leadership in your life.

400–600 words

FAQ

When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Dec 31, 2021. Winners will be announced on Jan 31, 2022.