Become a Protect America security scholar

Protect America, a nation home security company, is pleased to offer a $1,000 scholarship to a current college student planning to pursue a career in law enforcement. Submit a short video to apply.

How to Enter

Step 1: Make a short video

Tell us a little about yourself: your name, your career plans and why you think you deserve to be a Security Scholar. Don't be afraid to be crazy! We just want to know the real you. Please limit the length of your video to one to three minutes.

Once you're done with your video, please upload it to a video site like YouTube or Vimeo.

Important Dates:

Step 2: Submit your video

That's it!

We'll announce a winner on August 30, 2015. Good luck!

The fine print: We'll define "law enforcement" broadly. If you're interested in working as a law enforcement officer, prosecutor or prison administrator, for example, please apply.

You must be currently enrolled full-time at a college or university to apply. Payments will be issued by Protect America and made payable directly to the student’s approved college or university. You must be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident to apply. You must not be a family member of a Protect America employee to apply.

* Standard home security alarm monitoring agreement required with approved credit. Offer subject to change. Void where prohibited. Offer Expires: 09/30/2016

* Information used for home security alarm system comparisons was obtained November 2011 through telephone and online research. ADT prices: based on total out-of-pocket expense to obtain services; installation based on fees for similar home security equipment packages; "Monitoring" price listed includes the additional "warranty" or "extended service plan".