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DuPage Juvenile Officers' Association

2024 Scholarship Application



- Applicants must residents of DuPage County

- Applicants must be enrolled at a college or university by September 2024

- Applicants must be majoring in a field related to law enforcement or youth social

  services.  Education majors are not eligible. 

Documents to be submitted with application:

  1. Letter of recommendation (only one) from a counselor, teacher, school resource officer, juvenile youth officer or youth worker.

  2. Personal letter setting forth your reason for applying, why you wish to pursue a career working with juveniles and your plans for the future.

  3. A transcript of your grades

  4. A letter of acceptance from your college or university or verification of admissibility.


Questions please contact:

DJOA Scholarship Committee Board Member Dorothy Weihofen at 630-393-2131 ext. 3047 or


Applications must be mailed and post marked no later than 


April 1st, 2024

Submit completed applications to:

DuPage Juvenile Officers Association

P.O. Box 416

Wheaton, IL 60187

or email to:

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