Apply for funding to attend the IACP Conference, NIJ research seminars, and IACP networking events, and join a growing community of practice in policing.
NIJ has partnered with the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) to offer 10 merit-based scholarships for mid-rank law enforcement officers to attend the 2017 IACP Annual Conference and Expo in Philadelphia, PA, as part of the Law Enforcement Advancing Data and Science (LEADS) program.
Selected officers will have access to exclusive education and networking opportunities in addition to full access to conference workshops and other related activities, including:
• Orientation dinner with incoming and current scholars, NIJ, and IACP personnel.
• Attendance at the NIJ Saturday Session “What Works and What Matters in Policing.”
• Participation in the IACP RAC meeting.
• Attendance at the IACP Excellence in Law Enforcement Research Awards banquet.
• Participation in a private roundtable event with IACP leadership to discuss priorities in policing research.
• Participation in private events with NIJ Acting Director Howard Spivak and other executive staff.
All travel, accommodation, and per diem costs associated with participating in the LEADS Scholars program will be covered by NIJ.
Application Deadline: June 30, 2017