Scholarship Program

         The members of the Chelmsford Police Athletic League are pleased to announce its College Scholarship Fund. Chelmsford PAL, since its inception in 2006, has experienced prosperous growth throughout the years. It began as a one-sport program with little in earnings. After the establishment of a fundraising golf tournament, the program has grown to multiple sports and activities for the families of Chelmsford to participate in. Chelmsford PAL will continue to give to the students of Chelmsford by distributing four $2,500.00 scholarships per year beginning in the spring of 2015.

Deadline is May 1, 2017


Mission Statement: The Police Athletic League of Chelmsford Scholarship Fund, an independent 501(c)(3), was formed January, 2015 for the purpose of providing scholarships to eligible CPAL members from Chelmsford, who enrolled in two or four year college degree programs or full-time accredited trade programs.

Eligibility: Eligibility and need are determined based upon Scholarship Foundation Board designated criteria.

Candidates must submit a scholarship application form, In addition to personal and academic accomplishments. Applicants are evaluated on their CPAL involvement including sportsmanship, length of membership, participation, leadership, and initiative. Scholarship applicants must also demonstrate plans for the future and how to give back to the CPAL programs in the future.

Trade school and college-bound students are required to reapply each year for the period that they are attending school full-time. Each applicant can only receive one Scholarship. No exceptions.