Abington Township Police Association Scholarship and Dick Williams Memorial Scholarship

ATPA  Scholarship awarded over $30,000 since 2005.

The Abington Township Police Association and the Dick Williams Memorial Scholarship Funds are offering academic scholarships to any eligible township resident meeting minimum requirements as set forth:

  • Abington Township Resident
  • Must have graduated high school in the top 20% of his/her class
  • Must be attending an accredited college/university directly from high school
  • Must produce either an acceptance letter or roster from the college/university he/she will be attending
  • Must submit a certified high school transcript and brief letter explaining why he/she is deserving of the scholarship
  • No criminal record
  • Transcript, roster/letter of acceptance and request letter must be postmarked by June 30th of the application year and submitted to the School Resource Officer or mailed to the address listed below.

High school transcript and letter for the ATPA Scholarship can be mailed to:

Attn: ATPA President
PO Box 211
Abington, Pa. 19001

Recipients will be notified by mail by August of the application year.


High school transcript and letter for the Dick Williams Memorial Scholarship can be mailed to:

Dick Williams Memorial Scholarship
C/O Abington Township Police Association
Attn: Sergeant Shawn Williams
PO Box 211
Abington, Pa.  19001

Each application will be reviewed by a committee established by the Williams Family and one officer from the Executive Board of the Abington Township Police Association. The number and amount of each scholarship will vary from year to year depending on the funds available and will be determined by the Williams Family Committee.