2023 KYASRO Scholarship and Award Process

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From the desk of Lee Ann Morrison, Research Fellow, and Justice and Law Enforcement, Kentucky Center for School Safety


Dear High School Counselor and/or School Resource Officer: 

The Kentucky Association of School Resource Officers (KYASRO) is offering two (2) $500.00 scholarships for post-secondary education to seniors. Students are nominated by their School Resource Officer (SRO) based on the student’s contribution to safety or crime prevention in his/her school. It is suggested that SROs collaborate with their high school counselors and other school administrators/staff regarding qualified applicants.  

The scholarship will be announced no later than April 21, 2023. The nominating SRO must be a member of KYASRO. If you need membership information, please contact Lee Ann Morrison at 1-877-805-4277 or visit www.kyasro.com

This scholarship is given in memory of KYASRO board members James Sticklen and Phil Shipp. 

Applications must be received NO LATER THAN April 14, 2023

Mail or email the application to: 

Lee Ann Morrison 
Kentucky Center for School Safety 
Eastern Kentucky University 
521 Lancaster Avenue 
Stratton 451 
Richmond, KY 40475 
*if you email, make sure you receive a confirmation. 

Each scholarship will be presented to the recipients at their school’s award ceremony by the nominating SRO. 


If you have any questions regarding the Sticklen/Shipp Memorial Scholarship, please contact:  

Lee Ann Morrison 

KYASRO Sticklen/Shipp Memorial Scholarship Flyer

2023 Scholarship Application

2023 Award Application