The Kerry Thomas Education Scholarship.
In partnership, the Parole and Probation Officer’s Association of NSW (PPOA) and the Probation and Community Correction Officer’s Association (PACCOA) are delighted to announce the establishment of the Kerry Thomas Education Scholarship.
Kerry, who lost her life suddenly in 2021 was a firm believer in professional development and education and played a key role on the executive boards of both the PPOA and PACCOA over many years.
The scholarship has been established with the goal of funding members of both PPOA and PACCOA in seeking further education and learning opportunities within the field of corrections and is a jointly-funded initiative totalling $15,000.
More information, including specific details about the funding process, eligibility criteria and application process can be found below.
A joint PPOA NSW & PACCOA Initiative