Orbeck Memorial Scholarship Application

Scholarship Qualifications

The State Trooper Joshua Orbeck Memorial Scholarship program provides scholarships to high-school seniors who have achieved the level of Eagle Scout and are pursuing a degree in a service profession (i.e., law enforcement, public safety, military, medical). Directions for the application and eligibility requirement are found below.

Who is Eligible? Current high-school seniors who reside in the State of Minnesota, have achieved the level of Eagle Scout and will be pursuing a career in a service industry (i.e., law enforcement, military, medical, public safety).

How to apply?  To apply online, complete the form below. You may also download the application by clicking here and mailing it to the address in the application.

When is the deadline? All applications must be received by April 1, 2019.

Application Checklist: 

  • Completed Application Form (with any additional pages identifying any awards, honors, and community service activities)
  • A copy of your high-school transcript
  • Completed Essay

Selection Process: Members of State Trooper Joshua Orbeck’s family will independently review each application and score according to scoring guidelines.  Criteria used for scoring: Academic Achievement, Extracurricular and volunteer activities, Quality of Essay.

Awards:  One scholarship of $1,000 will be awarded.  Funds are deposited directly into the award winner’s school of higher education in August of 2019.

For additional Law Enforcement related scholarships, please visit our sister site at: https://thankanofficer.org/.

Scholarship Application

Applications for this scholarship have closed, thank you for your interest. Recipients of our 2019 scholarships will be announced May 1, 2019.

For any questions, please email help@orbeckmemorial.com.