Earn a $1000 scholarship for
your ideas about reducing crime.

Violent crime in America has been declining steadily
for the last 30 years, due in large part to advancements
in home security, innovative policing practices, and
new and more effective technologies.

Tell Us: How would you continue to reduce crime in
America? What are your ideas for reducing crime in
our communities and how would they be effective?

How to Enter:

1. Research it

What are the measures that have had
the biggest impact in crime reduction
in America in the last 30 years? What
do experts and research say?

2. Write it

Your essay will be judged on
creativity, clarity of ideas,
grammar, punctuation, and spelling.

3. Submit it

Once your essay is written, submit it
along with your contact information
by December 31, 2013.

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Important Dates

  • Submissions due:
    December 31 2013
  • Winner announced:
    Feburary 1, 2014

Last Semester's Winner!

Steve Hanson

William Mitchell College of Law

Scholarship Featured by:

University of San Diego
University of Houston
University of Michigan
Florida State University

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Sponsored by, the goal of the Home Security Scholarship is to encourage America's youth to find solutions that help make our homes and communities safer. helps secure our nation's homes from basic security systems in Jacksonville, FL to top-of-the-line home security in San Diego, CA. While home security systems can help deter burglaries, we, as fellow citizens must find solutions to address the root causes of crime. Wherever you live, we hope you take an interest in taking steps to reduce crime in your hometown, so that as a nation we can enjoy life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness for many many years to come.