Eric W. Witzig Scholarship in Criminal Justice

Established by Mr. Eric W. Witzig (M.S. in Criminal Justice ’95) to support an undergraduate student in criminal justice. Mr. Witzig was in law enforcement for 43 years. He was a homicide detective for the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Police Department until 1989 and then went on to serve as a crime analyst and supervisor for the FBI until he retired in 2012. He passed away in February 2020.

• Undergraduate student in criminal justice
• First generation student (preference)
• Need-based award (preference)

Eric Witzig
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please write an essay describing why you are deserving of this scholarship.