Minnesota Association of 
County Probation Officers 
Academic Memorial Scholarship

The Minnesota Association of County Probation Officers strives to promote and to attract quality students to consider Corrections as a career.  As professionals in the corrections field, we strongly believe in the education of students in this area.  

In preparing a student for professional level practice, MACPO is offering a $750 scholarship to be used toward a Corrections related degree and/or internship. MACPO, by awarding this scholarship, will do so in the spirit of honoring deceased MACPO members who have made a significant contribution not only to MACPO, but to the corrections field as well.

One $750 scholarship awarded to a student majoring in Corrections, Sociology, Criminal Justice, Psychology, Social Work, or other related fields who will be/or is involved in an internship. This scholarship will be applied to the costs of tuition.



1. Student majoring in Criminal Justice or a related field.

2.  Student currently enrolled in an undergraduate Criminal Justice Program or a related field at an accredited 2-year or 4-year college or university.

3.  Student who are preparing for an internship in the corrections field or are currently participating in an internship in the corrections field.


1.  Complete the online application below, save and print.  

2.  Mail a hard copy of the printed application to:

Emily Ostlund

Goodhue County Court Services

454 W. 6th St,

Red Wing, MN 55066

or email to emily.ostlund@co.goodhue.mn.us

Please click on "MACPO Scholarship Fillable Application" below to complete the application.  Submit your application by following the requirements noted above.

MACPO Scholarship Fillable Application

Application process is currently closed!

Previous Scholarship Recipients

2022: Samantha Anderson

2021: Ashley Jones

2020: Nicole Allen

2019: Ashley Brethorst

2018: Tori Kennealy

2017: Kaeley Erichsen

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