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NEW! Future of the Law Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 500-750 word essay or presentation discussing their background and interests followed by their ideas for the future of the law. Emphasis should be given on how innovation and technology can enhance access to justice for all Americans. Winner will receive $1,000. 

Simmrin Law Group Entrepreneurial Scholarship (Deadline: June 15, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 500 to 1,000 word essay on their current or aspiring entrepreneurial endeavors. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. The winner receives a $1,500 scholarship.

NW Corporate Law Bi-Annual Scholarship (Spring Deadline: May 1, 2021, Fall Deadline: December 1, 2021) – Applicants  must submit an essay answering the following prompt: Law school students are trained in identify problems. In 500 – 700 words identify any problem in your law school instruction, experience, or curriculum, and propose a solution to that identified problem. The winner will receive $1,000.

Future of the Law Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 500-750 word essay or presentation discussing their background and interests followed by their ideas for the future of the law. Emphasis should be given on how innovation and technology can enhance access to justice for all Americans. Winner will receive $1,000.

Future Leaders Scholarship (Annual Deadline: December 30, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 500-1,000 word essay on the following topic: If you could start any business without any capital constraints, what would the business be and why?  The winner will receive a $2,000 scholarship.

Champion the Cause Scholarship (Deadline: January 15, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 500 word or less essay on the following topic: A mark of a great lawyer is compassion during rough times. Medical malpractice cases can lead to some of the roughest times. How would you help a client through a medical malpractice case? The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

The Good Law Scholarship (Deadline: January 31, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 1,000 word or less essay explaining ethical problems of our current legal structure and ways to improve it. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Michael F. O’Donnell Memorial Scholarship. (Application Opens: January – July) – Applicants must be a students must maintain legal residency in Sonoma County and be a student must be enrolled in first or second year of law school. The winner will receive $2,500. 

Harris Lowry Manton LLP Academic Scholarship (Deadline: June 1, 2021) – Applicants must submit an essay of no more than 1,000 words about the importance of the right to a trial by jury. The winner will receive $5,000.

Plaxen and Adler Scholarship (Deadline: June 1, 2021) – Applicants must submit an essay or letter of no more than 1000 words on how they have demonstrated an interest in civil trial advocacy and a career as a civil trial lawyer, as well as the concept of a fair Civil Justice system, a just result for the injured, a desire to represent the injured and those whose rights are jeopardized. Winner will receive $2,500. 

Branch Out Bi-Annual Scholarship: Commitment to excellence in education and communities (Winter Deadline: June 15, 2021) – Applicants must submit answers to the following questions: Why are you committed to education?; What are the struggles your community goes through?What is your plan to solve or deal with these issues in your community?; and How will your continued education help you to make your plan a reality? Upon announcing the winner, Bisnar Chase Law will also give away $500 to the 501c3 charitable organization of the winner's choice. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Patrick Malone & Associates "Representing Real People" Scholarship (Annual Deadline: July 1, 2021) – Applicants must submit a personal essay. Two winners will receive $5,000.

Kogan & DiSalvo A Modern Citizen Scholarship (Deadline: January 31, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 750-1,500 word essay discussing the question: Describe what you think it means to be citizen in 2020? Discuss what it means to be an active citizen today and how you find yourself taking part in your community on a local, state or national level. The winner will receive $1,000.

Legal Leaders Scholarship Opportunity (Deadline: December 31, 2021) – Applicants must submit an essay on the following topic: How our Legal System Could be Improved or Employed to make our Society a Better Place? Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. The winner will receive $500.

Switzer Environmental Fellowships (2021 will open: November 1, 2020 – Deadline: TBD) – The Fellowship includes a one-year $15,000 cash award for graduate study, to be paid in two installments. 

The Educating Our Youth Scholarship (Deadline: January 31, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 1,000-word essay describing the importance of educating and empowering today’s youth. The winner will receive a $500 scholarship. 

Randall Blair Isenberg Alcohol Addiction Awareness Scholarship (Deadline: June 15, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 500-word essay on one of the following topics: How does alcohol addiction affect young Americans today?; What is the most effective way to raise awareness of alcohol abuse or addiction among young people?; or How do you plan to continue raising awareness of alcohol addiction while in college? The winner will receive $500.

Anidjar & Levine Community Service Scholarship (Deadline: June 15, 2022) – To participate in the contest, applicants are to write a 500-word essay answering one of the following questions: What job skill(s) did you develop through community service that you did not possess prior to volunteering? What did community service teach you about leadership? How has your community service influenced your career goals? The winner will receive $1,000.

Parrish Law Firm, PLLC Annual Academic Scholarship (Deadline: June 15, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 1,000-word essay about the following topic: Describe how you plan to use your college education to help others, innovate, and change the world. Winner will receive $1,000. 

Community Superhero Scholarship (Deadline: June 15, 2021) – Applicants, with a demonstrable history of community service and volunteerism, must submit an essay of 500 to 1000 words answering: How are you a superhero in your community? Your essay must describe your community service and how it has made a difference in the lives of others in your community. The winner will receive $1,500. 

Simmons and Fletcher, P.C., Excellence in Ethics Scholarship (Deadline: July 1, 2021) – All applicants must submit a 1,000 word or more essay. The essay should focus on the importance of providing free legal services to those who cannot afford it, and why this is beneficial to the community at large and to the legal system as a whole. The first place winner will receive $1,000; the second place winner will receive $500.

Rosen Hagood Community Service Scholarship (Deadline: August 1, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 750-word original essay which provides the candidates experiences of community service and what giving back to the community means to them. The winner will receive $1,000.

Caring Community Service Scholarship (Deadline: September 30, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 1,000-word essay explaining how they work to make their community a better place.  The winner will receive $2,000.

Oleg Fastovsky Outstanding Citizen Scholarship (Deadline: September 30, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 500-1,000 word essay answering the following question: What is one of the most important ways an individual can serve his or her community, and how have you served your community in this way? The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Grungo Colarulo Giving Back to the Community Scholarship (Deadline: October 31, 2020) – Applicants must submit a 750 word essay that provides a thoughtful description of their experience of community service and what giving back to their community means to them. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Karin Riley Porter Good Works Scholarship (Deadline: October 31, 2020) – Applicants must submit a 500-word essay that identifies the applicant and describes the applicant’s leadership and dedication in giving back to his or her community through community service projects, including projects involving criminal justice issues. The winner will receive a $500 scholarship.

The Selfless Act of Giving Scholarship (Deadline: October 31, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 1,000 word essay explaining how volunteers are essential to help the community and how volunteering has had a positive effect on their life. The applicant must also describe their volunteer efforts and the impact this volunteer work had on the community. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Seth Okin Good Deeds Scholarship (Deadline: November 30, 2020) – Applicants must submit a 500-word essay that responds to the following question: With so many people and organizations in today’s world in need of volunteers and financial assistance, how should people decide where to direct their time and donations? The winner will receive $500.

Arnold & Itkin LLP Academic Scholarship (Deadline: December 1, 2020) – To apply, each applicant must submit a 1-3 page essay explaining their goals and intent to use their legal education to improve the lives of certain underprivileged individuals, the community, or society at large. Two winners will receive $5,000.

David Benowitz Recognizing Public Servants Scholarship (Deadline: December 31, 2020) – Applicants, interest in public service, as demonstrated by past and present volunteer, professional, and educational experiences, must submit a essay of approximately 750 words on the following prompt: Discuss the importance of public servants and public service in our society. Why are public servants, and especially public defenders, important in our legal system? The winner will receive a $500 scholarship.

The Good Samaritan Scholarship (Deadline: December 31, 2020) – Applicant must submit a 500 word essay that identifies the applicant and describes the applicant’s Good Samaritan characteristics as well as examples of acts of kindness towards others. Winner will receive $1,000.

The Random Acts of Kindness Scholarship (Deadline: December 31, 2020) – Applicant must submit a 750 word essay discussing a time that you performed a random act of kindness for someone or a time where you were on the receiving end of a random act of kindness, and the effects of the event on everyone involved. Winner will receive $1,000. 

Dolan Dobrinsky Rosenblum Lawyers Legal Scholarship (Deadline: January 31, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 400-500 word original essay on what they hope to achieve in their legal career if awarded this scholarship. The winner will receive a $1,500 scholarship.

PayDayAllDay Scholarship (Deadline: June 30, 2021) – Applicants are must submit an original video or infographic, along with a 750-word essay discussing one of the following topics: The Hidden Dangers of Long-Term Debt; Irresistible Purchases that I Regret Spending my Credit on; or The Practical Financial Lessons that Adulthood Teaches You. The winner will receive $500.. 

The Good Law Scholarship (Deadline: January 31, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 1,000-word or less essay explaining the ethical problems of our current legal structure and ways to improve it. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Robert M. Helfend Criminal Defense Scholarship (Deadline: February 15, 2021) Applicants must submit a 400-600 word essay on one of the following topics: representing underserved communities in criminal justice system, equal protection under the law in modern day practice, and State vs Federal Law: Is marijuana illegal? The winner will receive a $500 scholarship.

Know Your Rights Scholarship (Deadline: February 28, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 750-word essay discussing what you feel should be done to increase awareness surrounding individual rights to help individuals avoid self-incrimination. The winner will receive $1,000.

Harris Lowry Manton LLP Academic Scholarship (Deadline: June 1, 2021) – Applicants must submit an essay of no more than 1,000 words about the importance of the right to a trial by jury. The winner will receive $5,000.

Hedding Law Scholarship (Annual Deadline: June 1) – Applicants must submit a minimum 500 word essay on the following topic: Solutions for the High Recidivism Rate in the United States. The winner will receive $2,500.

Nicholas Braswell Strong Roots Scholarship (Annual Deadline: August 31, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 500 word essay that answers the following question: "How is the meaning of the word 'community' changing in today's world, and what does that mean for people who wish to build strong, healthy communities?" The winner will receive a $500 scholarship.

Bajaj Law Scholarship (Annual Deadline: September 1) – Applicants must submit a 500 to 1250 word essay on the any of the following topics: Why I’m interested in practicing criminal law (either as a prosecutor or criminal defense attorney)Any adversity I had to overcome to fulfill my goal of attending law school; or How I will help others with my law degree. The winner will receive $2,500.

Spolin Law Civil Rights and Criminal Law Essay Competition (Annual Deadline: October 1) – This is an essay contest on the following question: What Does the U.S. Constitution Mean to You? A winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Christmas Injury Lawyers Visionary Scholarship (Deadline: November 30, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 500-1,000 word essay describing why we should, or should not, protect Americans’ rights to Trial by Jury in the United States. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Jeffrey Lichtman Community Service Scholarship (Deadline: November 30, 2020) – Applicants must submit a 750-word essay personal essay that describes a community service activity you initiated that left an impact on yourself and the people in your community. Please provide a detailed description of what led you to this particular community service activity, what societal issue or problem this activity sought to address, and how successful the activity was in addressing this issue. If it was not a successful activity, please propose insights into another way you could go about fixing your community’s issue.. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.scholarship.

Eisner Gorin LLP Law Firm Scholarship (Annual Deadline: December 1) – Applicants must submit a 500+ word essay on a topic of Criminal Justice. The winner will receive a $3,000 scholarship.

Strive to be the Best Criminal Lawyer Scholarship (Deadline: January 15, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 750-word minimum essay on the topic of: The necessity and value of the presumption of innocence and reasonable doubt in the criminal justice system. The winner will receive a $2,500 scholarship.

Melmed Law Group Collegiate Scholarship (Deadline: February 15, 2021) – Applicants must write a 500-1,000 word essay on how they were impacted by an issue of workplace fairness and what workplace fairness means to them in the context of a larger social and economic structure. The winner will receive a $5,000 scholarship.

Gerber & Holder Workers' Compensation Scholarship (Deadline: April 1, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 300-500 word essay answering the following question: "Medical marijuana is now legal in several more states after the 2020 election. Should workers’ compensation insurance carriers be required to pay for treatment that includes medical marijuana if it is prescribed by the authorized treating physician? Why or why not?" The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Drew Lewis Scholarship (Annual Deadline: April 30) – Applicants must submit a 750-1,000 word essay describing an experience where they were confronted with taking an unpopular position by helping a vulnerable, helpless or powerless person. Winner will receive $1,000.

Patrick Malone & Associates "Representing Real People" Scholarship (Annual Deadline: July 1) – Applicants must submit a personal essay. Two winner will receive $5,000.

Reiff and Bily Legal Scholarship (Deadline: July 1, 2021) – Applicants must submit a transcript reflecting the student’s current academic standing, including a minimum GPA of at least 3.0., and write a 650 word essay on what goals he or she hopes to accomplish through eventual employment in the legal field. The winner will receive $1,000.

Workplace Rights Law (Deadline: August 1, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 150+ word essay on the topic: How you hope employment law will help you as an employee and what you’d like to learn about employee rights. Winner will receive $500.

Emery Reddy Workers’ Rights Advocacy Scholarship (Annual Deadline: November 30) – Applicants must submit an essay (500-word maximum). The essay will describe their interest in advocating on behalf of workers or discuss a unique experience with workers’ rights issues. The award amount varies.

Ottinger Employment Lawyer Scholarship (Deadline: December 1) – Applicants must submit their most up-to-date resume and a letter of recommendation stating why they are the most qualified candidate for the Ottinger Employment Lawyer Scholarship. Winner will receive $1,500.

Cyberbullying Awareness Scholarship (Deadline: May 31, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 750-word response to the prompt: Discuss the role of parents, school administration, and the role YOU could play in cyberbullying awareness and prevention. How can these parties react to cyberbullying and what steps can they take to effectively prevent it? The winner will receive $1,000. 

Solomon Law Group Scholarship (Deadline: July 16, 2021) – Incoming and 1L students are eligible. Submit a 500+ word essay on this topic: If you could design and develop a completely new college curriculum, what would it look like and why? The winner will receive $1,000.

EnergyRates.Ca College Scholarship (Annual Deadline: January 31) – Applicants must submit an essay no more than 500 words talking about where they see the future of the energy industry. The winner will receive a $500 scholarship.

Stephen K. Hall ACWA Water Law & Policy Scholarship (Annual Deadline: March 1, 2021) – Applicants must have a demonstrated interest or concentration in the field of water resources. Applicants must submit an essay no more than 1,000 words responding to a specific prompt. The winner will receive a $10,000 scholarship.

Switzer Environmental Fellowships (2021 will open: November 1, 2021 – Deadline: January 8, 2o21) – The Fellowship includes a one-year $15,000 cash award for graduate study, to be paid in two installments.

CeilingFanPro Home Cooling and Global Warming Scholarship (Annual Deadline: November 30) – Applicants must submit a 1,000-word essay on one of the following topics: Ceiling fan vs air conditioner, which is better for environment?; The relationship between air conditioner and global warming; The health benefits of using ceiling fan instead of air conditioner; Under what circumstances is an air conditioner better than a ceiling fan?; What destroys the ozone layer?; OR Innovative and energy-saving ways to cool down the house. The winner will receive a $2,000 scholarship.

Patrick Malone & Associates "Representing Real People" Scholarship (Annual Deadline: July 1) – Applicants must submit a personal essay. Two winner will receive $5,000.

Champion the Cause Scholarship (Deadline: January 15, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 500-word or less essay on the following topic: A mark of a great lawyer is compassion during rough times. Medical malpractice cases can lead to some of the roughest times. How would you help a client through a medical malpractice case? The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

2021 Living with Epilepsy Scholarship (Deadline: February 28, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 750+ word essay response to the prompt: How has epilepsy affected your life? Have there been instances where the disease has pushed you to succeed rather than hindered you? What obstacles have you overcome? Are there any important moments in your life that have occurred because of your diagnosis?  The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Mental Health System Reform Scholarship (Deadline: February 28, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 750-word essay explaining your opinion on the mental health debate in the U.S. and whether you believe the mental health system is in need of reform. If so, include the steps you believe are necessary to accomplish this reform. The winner will receive $1,000.

AAHD Frederick J. Krause Scholarship on Health And Disability (2020-21 Deadline:  TBD) – Applicant must have a disability as defined by the American with Disabilities Act, and must provide documentation to verify this. Applicants must submit a personal statement, including brief personal history, educational/career goals, extra-curricular activities, and reasons why they should be selected by the AAHD Scholarship Committee. Funds are limited to under $1,000.

Living with a Sense of Purpose Scholarship (Deadline: April 30, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 500-1,000 word article with thoughtful ideas on how legislation addressing U.S. health care and/or access to firearms can be implemented to lower or decrease the rate of suicide in the United States. The winner will receive a $2,000 scholarship.

2021 Healthy Communities Scholarship (Deadline: May 31, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 500-word statement identifying the applicant and her or his past and future dedication to healthy communities and sustainable initiatives. The personal statement should make clear how the candidate would use his or her continued education to champion accessible health- and local-activities programs. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Healthy Lifestyle & Light Pollution Scholarship (Spring Deadline: June 15, 2021; Winter Deadline: December 31, 2020) – Applicant must submit a 1,500-word essay addressing one of the following topics: Importance and benefits of doing sports as a student; How to maintain a healthy lifestyle in the college?; What is light pollution? Why is it a serious problem?; How does LED lighting reduce light pollution and light spill?; Advantages of using LED lighting in sports field; LED sports lighting issues: are there any disadvantages?; OR What is glare? How does lighting affect athletes’ performance and spectator experience? How to solve?  The winner will receive a $3,000 scholarship.

Bradley Beman Scholarship (Deadline: August 1, 2021) – Applicant must submit a 700-850 word essay answering the following topic: Describe the process through which a university can most efficiently deliver first class mental healthcare of the highest quality to its student body. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Dr. Edward Jacobson Healthy Living Scholarship (Deadline: December 31, 2021) – Applicant must submit an original personal statement of no less than 750 words in length which describes the applicant’s approach to healthy living and interest in fostering community wellness programming or awareness. Winner will receive $500. 

Patrick Malone & Associates "Representing Real People" Scholarship (Annual Deadline: July 1) – Applicants must submit a personal essay. Two winners will receive $5,000.

Lavent Law Immigrant Scholarship (Deadline: November 1) – Applicants must submit an essay answering one of the following questions: Has being an immigrant impacted your decision to attend law school, if yes, why?; Why do you want to practice law?; What adversity you have had to overcome to obtain your goal of attending law school?; or How you will use your law degree to help others? The winner will receive $3,500.

Cohn Legal Trademark Attorney of Tomorrow Scholarship (Deadline: May 15, 2021) – Applicants submit an essay (no more than 1,500 words) answering a two-part essay topic: (1) Why are you interested in Intellectual Property and Trademark Law in particular? Please describe what you find interesting and exciting about this field of law; AND (2) Please tell us about any law school classes you have taken concerning Intellectual Property and/or any classes you intend to take in the future. How do you intend to become an expert in trademark law? The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Gerben Law Firm Annual Scholarship (Deadline: July 31, 2021) – Applicants, interested in becoming a trademark attorney, must provide a one-page essay describing why the applicant is interested in pursuing a career as a trademark attorney. The winner will receive $1,500.

Sausser Summers, PC – Online Trademark Attorney’s Scholarship (Deadline: July 31, 2021) -Applicants submit an essay of less than one page on why the applicant wants to pursue an intellectual property career. The winner will receive $1,000.

HotelPlanner.com Graduate Technology Scholarship For Military Veterans (Summer Deadline: August 15, 2021; Fall Deadline: December 15, 2021) – Applicants who are interested in a legal field related to technology and are either a veteran, a veteran's spouse/partner, or a veteran's child must submit a 500 word essay describing: What they plan to achieve during their educational pursuit in technology; if/how their experience in the military has driven their interest in the field; Their financial need; Exhibiting interest in a career related to technology. Ten winners will each receive $1,000.

John C. Laurence Law Patent & Trademark Awareness Scholarship (Deadline: December 1, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 500-word essay detailing the difference between trademarks and patents and why they are important to aspiring entrepreneurs. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

The Educating Our Youth Scholarship (Deadline: January 31, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 1,000-word essay describing the importance of educating and empowering today’s youth. The winner will receive a $500 scholarship. 

California Chafee Grant Program (Deadline: March 1, 2021) – Applicants must be a current or former foster youth who was a ward of the court, living in foster care, between the ages of 16 and 18 (can be undocumented) and be under age 26 by July 1st of the award year. Applicants must submit both a FAFSA application and a California Chafee Grant application. Eligible candidates can qualify for up to $5,000 a year for career and technical training or college.

Advocates Injury Attorneys (Seattle Office) Scholarship (Fall Deadline: January 31, 2021, Spring Deadline: June 30, 2021) – Applicants must write a 300-500 word essay on the following topic: What are some of the daily problems we face on the roads? What laws could be changed to accomplish that goal? How can you contribute to improving road safety? The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Advocates Injury Attorneys (Billings Office) Scholarship (Fall Deadline: January 31, 2021, Spring Deadline: June 30, 2021) – Applicants must write a 300-500 word essay on the following topic: How has drunk driving affected car accident victims? What are some of the ways this could be prevented? What can you as an individual do to improve road safety? The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Advocates Injury Attorneys (Salt Lake City Office) Scholarship (Fall Deadline: January 31, 2021, Spring Deadline: June 30, 2021) – Applicants must write a 300-500 word essay on the following topic: What are some of the daily problems bicyclists face on the roads? How aware are we of bicyclists and the laws associated with them? How can you contribute to improving awareness and road safety for bicyclists?  The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Morgan Law Group Legal Scholarship (Deadline: January 31, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 1-3 page essay describing the area of law the applicant intends to pursue. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

2021 Behind the Wheel Scholarship (Deadline: March 15, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 1,000-word essay discussing the importance of safe driving, ways to be responsible on the road, and specific tools to encourage young drivers to be safe while behind the wheel. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Stewart J. Guss College Student Scholarship (Deadline: March 31, 2021) – Applicants must create an infographic on the following topic: 5 Driving Safety Tips That Can Save Your Life. The winner will receive $1,000.

KNR Don’t Text & Drive Scholarship (Deadline: T.B.D.) – Applicants develop a plan that will dissuade young adults from texting and driving. The ‘plan’ can be very open-ended. Applicants can make videos, submit strategies, or really be as creative as they’d like to convey their ideas. The winner will receive $5,000.

Schecter, McElwee, Shaffer & Harris Scholarship (Deadline: May 1, 2021) – Applicants must submit an essay of 500 words or more about whether a specific policy (of your choosing) in the personal injury system is unjust and requires reform, or is just and should stay the same. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Patterson Law Group #TextFreeForTita Distracted Driving Scholarship (Spring Deadline: May 31, 2021, Winter Deadline: December 15, 2021) – Applicants must submit a video or other multimedia; written (like a poem – not to exceed 3 paragraphs); or a photo or graphic (including a viral Facebook post or mock-up of a billboard) on ways to reduce the number of truck accidents due to distracted driving in Texas. The winner will receive $2,108.

Philadelphia Injury Lawyers (Deadline: July 15, 2021) – Applicants must submit 1000-word max. each answering the following: The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted our daily lives throughout the world. Doctors and employers have been accused of medical negligence in regards to their handling of the COVID-19 pandemic. The legal industry has also been affected by closing courts, delaying jury trials, and the legal process. A. Should doctors be liable for medical malpractice in regards to their handling of the COVID-19 Pandemic? Why or why not? B. How will COVID-19 impact the future of the legal industry and trial process including due process? Winner will receive $1,000. 

Goldberg Weisman Cairo Annual Scholarship (Deadline: July 29, 2021) – Applicants must provide a 500-to-1,000 word essay answering: How do personal injury attorneys benefit society? The winner will receive $1,000.

Sutliff & Stout Law School Scholarship Contest (Deadline: July 30, 2021) – Applicants are asked to write an essay in which they answer the simple question: Why do you want to study law? Winner will receive $1,500.

Rosen Hagood Community Service Scholarship (Deadline: August 1, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 750-word original essay which provides the candidates experiences of community service and what giving back to the community means to them. The winner will receive $1,000.

Patrick Malone & Associates "Representing Real People" Scholarship (Deadline: July 1, 2021) – Applicants must submit a personal essay. Two winner will receive $5,000.

Thomas Law Offices Scholarship (Deadline: July 16, 2021) – Applicants need to submit a 500+ word essay in response to this prompt: "What would be the most surprising scientific discovery imaginable?" The winner will receive $1,000. 

Survivor of a Car Accident Scholarship (Deadline: June 15, 2021) – Applicants must have firsthand experience of either surviving a car accident yourself, or being affected by a close friend or relative who was the victim of a car accident. You must submit a 500-1000 words essay addressing: "Car accidents can often cause a profound change in how we see ourselves and how we live our lives. Did you find that you were different in any way after your accident, compared to before? What changed, and how have you grown from it?". Winner will receive $1,000.

 

Price Benowitz Social Justice Scholarship (Deadline: February 28, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 750-word essay responding to the following prompt: What are some significant challenges people with disabilities encounter on a regular basis? What are some practicable public policies that could address these challenges? Feel free to speak about the challenges you have experienced or witnessed in a loved-one’s life. The winner will receive a $2,000 scholarship. 

Whistleblower Education Scholarship (Deadline: February 28, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 750-1,000 word essay that answers the following prompt: Write about a time you stood up for something you believed in or a time you spoke out against wrongdoing. How did you make an impact on someone else’s life? Do you believe there is value in speaking up? Why? The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship. 

Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund (Annual Deadline: April 1, 2021) – Applicants must be an activist in social and economic justice, and must submit a 1,000-word personal statement discussing their aims and activities, their own specific involvement and experience with progressive social activity, the major groups which they are in now and have been active in, the dates of their involvement in the groups and activities listed, their long-range goals and concerns, and how their proposed study is expected to benefit movements for social change. The winner will receive a maximum award of $15,000.

Cyberbullying Awareness Scholarship (Deadline: May 31, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 750-word response to the prompt: Discuss the role of parents, school administration, and the role YOU could play in cyberbullying awareness and prevention. How can these parties react to cyberbullying and what steps can they take to effectively prevent it? The winner will receive $1,000. 

Parrish Law Firm, PLLC Annual Academic Scholarship (Deadline: June 15, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 1,000-word essay about the following topic: Describe how you plan to use your college education to help others, innovate, and change the world. Winner will receive $1,000.

Kitchen Cabinet Kings Entrepreneur Scholarship (Deadline: June 30, 2021) – Applicants must submit an essay of no more than 500 words on the following: How will cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology change the way companies do business? The winner will receive a $5,000 scholarship.

Patrick Malone & Associates "Representing Real People" Scholarship (Deadline: July 1) – Applicants must submit a personal essay. Two winner will receive $5,000.

Future of the Law Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 500-750 word essay or presentation discussing their background and interests followed by their ideas for the future of the law. Emphasis should be given on how innovation and technology can enhance access to justice for all Americans. Winner will receive $1,000. 

The Travis W. Watkins Tax Resolution & Accounting Firm Scholarship (Bi-Annual – Spring Deadline: April 30; Winter Deadline: December 30) – Applicants must submit a 600-word essay clearly conveying a non-fictional story of your life or someone that you know before and after an IRS or OK Tax Commission setback, and explain, present, inspire, or otherwise convince us why you deserve to win this scholarship. Winner will receive $1,000. 

2021 Young Innovator Scholarship (Deadline: April 30, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 750-word response describing an innovative idea they have previously created or envision themselves creating, and how they came to think of the idea. Please explain why it will be beneficial to society. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Cyberbullying Awareness Scholarship (Deadline: May 31, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 750-word response to the prompt: Discuss the role of parents, school administration, and the role YOU could play in cyberbullying awareness and prevention. How can these parties react to cyberbullying and what steps can they take to effectively prevent it? The winner will receive $1,000. 

Kitchen Cabinet Kings Entrepreneur Scholarship (Deadline: June 30, 2021) – Applicants must submit an essay on the following: Now that we spend most of our time indoors, please brainstorm two novel ways companies can take advantage of this to improve their business. The winner will receive a $5,000 scholarship.

Divorce Stigma Scholarship (Deadline: February 28, 2021) – Applicants must submit a 750-word essay describing a divorce that had a positive outcome for those involved as opposed to the negative experience that is usually associated with divorce. Winner will receive $1,000. 

Howard C. Schwab Memorial Essay Contest (Deadline: April 9, 2021 (entry form) and April 23, 2021 (essays) – Applicants must submit an entry form and an essay no more than 5,000 words (25 pages) about any issue of family law. First place winner will receive a $1,500 scholarship, second place winner will receive a $750 scholarship, and third place winner will receive a $350 scholarship.

 

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