Prince Law Firm, an Illinois personal injury law firm, is offering a $1,000 scholarship for first-year students in college or to students who are about to begin their first year of college. We understand that for many high school students, the cost of college is the main barrier that keeps them from advancing to pursue their degree.
At Prince Law Firm, we believe everyone should get a chance to get to the next level in their education. By having this scholarship, we want to help promote the importance of education and investing in our future.
Scholarship Guidelines and Rules
To be eligible for the scholarship, you must meet the four criteria. You need to have a mailing address within the United States. You must be attending your first year of college or graduate school or planning to attend your first year. The school must be in the United States. Finally, you must attach a digital copy of your college acceptance letter that includes the letterhead to your application email.
In your application email, you must include your name, address, phone number, and the name of the college you plan on attending or where you are currently enrolled. You must attach a digital copy of your college acceptance letter. Make sure you attach your essay as a DOCX. or PDF. Do NOT copy the essay into the email. You may also provide a brief bio in the email.
Email your application to firstname.lastname@example.org and the subject line of the email should be “NAME Fall 2019 Scholarship.” An example would be “Franz Kafka Fall 2019 Scholarship.”
Your essay should be written in MLA format. Please include a Works Cited page if you need one.
Failure to meet these guidelines and rules could risk disqualification.
Applications for Fall 2019 are due Friday, July 12, 2019.
What creative outlet do you use to express yourself?
Please write a 500+ word essay on this prompt. We’re looking for an applicant who has a clear voice and can write a well-organized essay that’s entertaining and unique. While we’re not looking for the perfect essay, please proof for grammar and spelling errors. Remember to write in MLA format.
We will decide the winner after the application window is closed.
When you submit your essay, you agree that it may be featured on our blog. The winner along with honorable mentions may be published. Minor edits may be made if they’re published on our blog.
Currently Accepting Applications for Fall 2019
We’re looking forward to reading your essays and learning your answers to the prompt. If you have any questions, please email us at email@example.com.
Remember, the due date for Fall 2019 is Friday, July 12, 2019. Happy writing!