Scholarship Details

SAVE [USA] California Law Enforcement Personnel Dependents Grant Program (LEPD)

Scholarship Description

The Law Enforcement Personnel Dependents Grant Program provides need-based educational grants to dependents and spouses of: California peace officers (Highway Patrol, marshals, sheriffs, police officers), Department of Corrections and California Youth Authority employees, and permanent/full-time firefighters employed by public entities who have been killed in the performance of duty or 100% disabled as a result of an accident or injury caused by external violence or physical force incurred in the performance of duty.

Grant awards match the amount of a Cal Grant award and range from $100 to $12,192 for up to four years.

Applications are accepted throughout the academic year. *check back later for updates on scholarship availability.

Field of Study

    Unspecified

Additional Information

  • Type Of Award: GRANT
  • Amount: $100.00-$12192.00 (for up to 4 years)
  • Application Deadline: Applications are accepted throughout the academic year.
  • Level Of Study: UNDERGRADUATE
  • Automatic Consideration: NO
  • Renewable: YES. RENEW UP TO 3 TIMES.
Application Address
Contact Information

California Student Aid Commission
Specialized Programs
P.O. Box 419029
Rancho Cordova, CA 95741-9029
(888) 224-7268

Minimum Requirement

The Law Enforcement Personnel Dependents Grant Program provides need-based educational grants to dependents and spouses of: California peace officers (Highway Patrol, marshals, sheriffs, police officers), Department of Corrections and California Youth Authority employees, and permanent/full-time firefighters employed by public entities who have been killed in the performance of duty or 100% disabled as a result of an accident or injury caused by external violence or physical force incurred in the performance of duty.

Colleges & Universities
  • - California Baptist University
  • - California Coast University
  • - California Institute of Advanced Management
  • - California Institute of Technology
  • - California Institute of the Arts
  • - California Lutheran University
  • - California Polytechnic State University
  • - California State University
  • - California State University- Fresno Campus
  • - California State University- Fullerton Campus
  • - California State University- General
  • - California State University- Long Beach Campus
  • - California State University- Los Angeles Campus
  • - California State University- Monterey Bay Campus
  • - California State University- Northridge Campus
  • - California State University- San Bernadino Campus
  • - California University- Pennsylvania Campus
  • - Carrington College- Ontario Campus (California)
  • - Dominican University of California
  • - Saint Mary's College of California
  • - Southern California University of Health Sciences
  • - University of California
  • - University of California - Berkeley
  • - University of California - Los Angeles
  • - University of California - San Diego
  • - University of California —​ Berkeley
  • - University of California- Davis Campus
  • - University of California, Irvine
  • - University of California, San Francisco
  • - University of California, Santa Barbara
  • - University of Southern California