Applications accepted 1 Jan through 31 March
Formally titled The International Recognition and Scholarship Program of the International Association of Women Police, is a scholarship awarded each year for a serving policewoman to attend the Annual IAWP Training Conference. The Scholarship is a competitive award given to an outstanding policewoman employed in any country.
The objectives of the award are:
IAWP shall pay the actual costs of the hotel room and economy class airfare from the recipient’s country to the conference city, to include visa application expenses. In addition, IAWP shall provide the recipient $US500 for food, incidentals, and other sundry expenses for use while at the conference. All other incidentals are the responsibility of the recipient.
Submissions open January 1 and close at Midnight EST on March 31st.
There are also some helpful instructions when making a submission form which you can find here.
IAWP Scholarship Recipients
2023 Scholarship recipient
2022 Scholarship recipient Carmel Morgan
2019 Scholarship Recipient Megan Dobbs
2018 Scholarship Recipient Kerry Smith
2017 Scholarship Recipient Chang Wei-Jung (Vivien)
2016 Scholarship Recipient Maxine L. Graham
2015 Scholarship Recipients Deemathi Periyapperuma and Victoria Yengkhom
2014 Scholarship Recipient Rebekah S. Jones
2013 Scholarship Recipient Rowshan Ara Begum
2012 Scholarship Recipient Abida Sultana
2011 Scholarship Recipients MakaMalatsidze and KhadijaShojae-Shahzadi Gulfam
2010 Scholarship Recipient Edlira Zoto
2009 Scholarship Recipient Maggy Laura Lebethe
2008 Scholarship Recipient Yvonne Garraway Alexander
2007 Scholarship Recipients Wilhelmina Maledimo Petje
2006 Scholarship Recipient Grace Ekeke
2005 Scholarship Recipient Abhilasha Bisht
2004 Scholarship Recipient Dorothy McPhail
2000 Scholarship Recipient Bimala Thapa Sharma