42 U.S. Code § 14117 - Local application
(a) In general
A person who desires a scholarship or employment under this part shall submit an application to the State at such time, in such manner, and accompanied by such information as the State may reasonably require.
An application under subsection (a) of this section shall describe—
In awarding scholarships and providing student employment under this part, each State shall give priority to applications from persons who are—
(1) members of racial, ethnic, or gender groups whose representation in the law enforcement agencies within the State is substantially less than in the population eligible for employment in law enforcement in the State;
Source(Pub. L. 103–322, title XX, § 200208,Sept. 13, 1994, 108 Stat. 2060.)
References in Text
The Higher Education Act of 1965, referred to in subsec. (c)(3), is Pub. L. 89–329, Nov. 8, 1965, 79 Stat. 1219, which is classified generally to chapter 28 (§ 1001 et seq.) of Title 20, Education, and part C (§ 2751 et seq.) of subchapter I of chapter 34 of this title. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 1001 of Title 20 and Tables.