John “Rocky” Dyer was a past president for TGIA.He retired from the San Antonio Police Department and continued his support of this association.Unfortunately we lost Rocky way to early, as he passed away in 2021. Rocky believed in this association and our mission to ensure officers received training to deal with gangs and gang members, no matter the size of their department.This scholarship was created to allow officers who otherwise couldn’t afford to attend TGIA, the opportunity to attend with minimal expense.
Anybody can send in an application to receive a scholarship to attend the TGIA Annual Conference. You do not have to be a current member of TGIA to submit an application. If chosen by the scholarship committee, winners will receive:
PAID TUITION TO ATTEND THE CONFERENCE
PAID ROOM AT THE HOST HOTEL FOR THE WEEK OF CONFERENCE
MEMBERSHIP IN TGIA FROM THE DATE OF CONFERENCE UNTIL AUGUST 31, THE FOLLOWING YEAR
All travel, meals and incidental charges are the responsibility of the applicant.