Sgt. John C. Hawkins

Memorial Scholarship

The Redding Police Department Explorer Post #93 is excited to announce its new college scholarship program. Through generous donations from members of our community, and various law enforcement Employee Associations, we are able to offer these scholarships to our Explorers as they begin their college programs.


2021 award winner!

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Congratulations to our 2021 John C. Hawkins Memorial Scholarship winner, Explorer Captain Robin Bae!!

Robin Bae has been a Redding Police Explorer for over 3 years, held the rank of Squad Sergeant and now Captain. Robin is not only an excellent member of the Explorer Post, he is also an excellent citizen to his community. Over the course of his time as an Explorer, he has contributed over 160 hours of community service.

It is my honor to award the John C. Hawkins Memorial Scholarship to Robin Bae and wish him well in his bright academic endeavors!