Randall A. Blank Memorial Scholarship

Updated: Oct 22, 2020

To provide educational resources for students wishing to pursue a college education in Police Science or a related field.


Applicants must:


- Be a graduating senior or graduate of a public or private high school in Winnebago County;

- Be majoring in Police Science or a related field;

- Complete an essay discussing why he or she chose to study police science and their future plans and goals.


Past recipients may reapply, but no student may receive the scholarship for more than three years. Currently sworn police officers are not eligible to apply.


Learn more about the Randall A. Blank Memorial Scholarship.

This scholarship is administered by the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois (CFNIL). CFNIL's scholarship application opens December 1 and closes February 1 every year. Learn more about CFNIL's scholarship program and application process at www.cfnil.org/scholarships

Questions about this scholarship? Contact CFNIL Program Officer Ciara Stahly.