2019 IACA Annual Training Conference Scholarship


The International Association of Crime Analysts (IACA) is pleased to announce its 29th Annual Training Conference along the waterfront of the Potomac River. This is a great opportunity for attendees to learn new tactics and strategies, discuss and share new ideas and network with peers from the United States and around the world. Sessions will cover a variety of topics for all skill levels to include case studies and hands-on computer labs.

The VCAN Board is pleased to announce that we will be sending ONE VCAN member to this year’s IACA Conference, being held at the Gaylord in National Harbor, MD from August 19-23,2019! We are excited that this year’s Conference is in our backyard and want to ensure that our members are able to capitalize on this opportunity!


VCAN will pay for the registration fee ($575 value) of the IACA Conference Scholarship recipient. The recipient shall be responsible for his or her travel, lodging, and per diem.

All applications must be submitted by COB on Friday, June 21st.


  • Read and initial the Qualification section below.
  • Complete all contact information.
  • Attach a statement on letterhead in JPG or PDF format.


Attach a brief statement (no more than one page) on agency letterhead describing:

  • 1) Why you desire this scholarship
  • 2) What impact your receiving this training afforded by the scholarship will have on your agency
  • 3) Demonstration of your agency’s support for your attendance


  • Must be a VCAN member in good standing (excludes Board members).


I meet the above listed qualifications*

Attach a brief statement (no more than one page) on agency letterhead describing:

  1. Why you need this scholarship?
  2. What impact your receiving the training afforded by scholarship will have on your agency and
  3. Demonstrating your agency's support for your attendance.

Upload Letterhead Statement*