Purpose: In memory of Mark Todd Hale, who died from complications arising from elective open-heart surgery on Aug. 12, 1987. He died before realizing his dream of becoming a law enforcement officer. He was a dedicated member of the Corpus Christi Law Enforcement Explorer Post #133 for two years and was attending Del Mar College, majoring in criminal justice, at the time of his death.
Amount: Varies
Eligibility: Applicants must:

  • be a graduating high school senior or a full-time college student (12 hours or more);
  • major in criminal justice;
  • have a minumum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, and;
  • reside in the Coastal Bend.*
Deadline: May 31
Application: Application forms may be downloaded from this website or obtained from the Foundation. Call 361-882-9745.

*Coastal Bend: Defined in the bylaws of the Coastal Bend Community Foundation as the counties of Aransas, Bee, Jim Wells, Kleberg, Nueces, Refugio, and San Patricio.

HALE - MARK TODD HALE MEMORIAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE SCHOLARSHIP
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