Deadline is July 1 for $500 FOP scholarship

Photo taken by Covington Police Sgt. Jason Gray

COVINGTON, Ky. – The deadline is July 1 for recent high school graduates headed to college to apply for a $500 scholarship from Covington’s police union.

To earn the Covington FOP Lodge #1 Fallen Officer Scholarship, students must fill out an application found HERE and write an essay answering, “What does living in Covington mean to me?” The essay should be between 400 and 700 words long and must be original and previously unpublished.

Applicants must be a resident of Covington or have attended school in Covington, or be the dependent of an FOP or FOPA member.

Applications should be emailed to or mailed to:

FOP Scholarship

516 E. 18th St.

Covington, KY 41014

You can also use that email to request an application or ask questions.