Stephen D. Furr Memorial
College Scholarship
CMPD Hope presents the Stephen D. Furr Memorial Scholarship to honor the memory of Retired Detective Stephen D. Furr.

In keeping with the mission of assisting employees of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the family of Detective Stephen D. Furr has partnered with CMPD Hope in promoting the importance of higher education, as Steve encouraged others to pursue. Through the generosity of donors the recipient of the scholarship will receive up to $2,500 towards their college expenses.

The following criteria must be met in order to be considered for this scholarship:

Candidate must be the immediate family of a CMPD employee

Candidate must be between 17 and 21 years of age

GPA of 2.0/equivalent or higher (out of a 4.0 scale)

Plan to attend or currently enrolled as a full-time student at a Qualified Educational Institution

There is no restriction on college major or concentration

Selected candidates will be asked to participate in an oral
interview to provide the selection committee additional information.