? The essay should be a minimum of? 500 words in length.The scholarship committee will evaluate your essay on the following: content relevant to the topic, organization of ideas, and grammar.A little about myself: Have been in the Navy for 10 years and plan to make it a career. I am going for my BA in Criminal Justice and want to be a cop. I want to make a difference. I have always wanted a career in Public Safety. I am proud to be in the military.