Department of Florida

Important Dates

This year’s session will be July 8 – July 13, 2018

  • February 1, 2018
    • Start sending in Post Sponsorship money of $350.00 per Cadet and application paperwork.
      • Only Post checks will be accepted. Personal checks cannot be used.
      • Any fee subsidy provided by Department of Florida will be returned to each Post on a pro-rata basis
      • The following paperwork must be submitted with fee:
        • Cadet Application
        • Completed health forms
        • ID photos (driver’s license or drivers permit if available)
        • All permission forms
      • Make checks out to: American Legion, Department of Florida
        • Memo: FHP Program
      • Mail checks and applications to:
        • Dept FHP Youth Law Cadet Chairman, Robert Brewster
          2872 Circle Ridge Drive; Orange Park, FL 32065
          **Once the cadet’s application has been approved the Post check will be sent to Department Headquarters.**
  • June 1, 2018 **DUE DATE**
    • ALL Fees, Applications, and Paperwork are due to the Department Headquarters
  • Sunday, July 8, 2018 – Arrive at the Florida Highway Patrol Academy between 4:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M. for Registration.
  • Friday, July 13, 2018 – Depart at 12:30 P.M. to bring cadets back home.