The Iowa C.O.P.S. Scholarship is available to assist surviving children and spouses of officers whose deaths are deemed “line-of-duty” deaths as determined by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), or Bureau of Justice Assistance’s Public Safety Officers’ benefits Program (PSOB), or the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (NLEOMF) or the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP). Assistance may be available for tuition and school fees for undergraduate and graduate classes, vocational, technical and career training up to $5,000 total per school year. Applicants for this scholarship must be a surviving child or spouse of a fallen Iowa police officer or correctional officer who was killed in the line of duty. Iowa C.O.P.S. is dedicated to ensuring that survivors continue to feel supported through their educational journey. Below you will find the appropriate form to fill out.

Iowa C.O.P.S. Scholarship Application 2024-2025 School Year