evident Scholarship Opportunity

evident, a Public Benefit Corporation aimed at connecting people with lawyers more effectively, efficiently, and transparently is excited to be offering a $1,000 scholarship to law school students (or college students in a pre-law program) and we’d love to highlight this scholarship for students at your school.

All of the information is available on our scholarship page, but in order to participate in our scholarship contest, student applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Full-time students
  • Over the age of 18
  • Enrolled in a current or upcoming accredited law program (i.e., law school or a pre-law undergraduate program)

To apply, students must submit an essay to team@withevident.com answering the scholarship prompt, which is: “What changes do you see occurring in the legal field over the next five years? How would you like to see lawyers incorporate innovative ways of delivering legal services during this time?” The deadline to apply is August 15, 2021, and we will announce the winner of the $1,000 scholarship by August 30, 2021.

2021 Cornelius Vanderbroek Memorial Essay Competition for Law School Students

The deadline for The Freedom From Religion Foundation’s essay contest is quickly approaching. FFRF is offering over $9,000 in prizes for the top three essays submitted on the topic, and $500 honorable mentions at judges’ discretion.

ESSAY TOPIC: Why “history” shouldn’t justify violations of the separation between state and church.

WORD LENGTH: 1,500 words (not including footnotes)

PRIZE INFORMATION: 1st Place $4,000, 2nd Place $3,000, and 3rd Place $2,000

DEADLINE: Fill out application and submit your essay no later than midnight, June 15, 2021. You will be notified by the end of summer if you win.

ELIGIBILITY: The contest is open to students enrolled in a North American law school during the 2020-21 academic year. You remain eligible to enter this contest if you are a 3L and graduate from law school in 2021. You are not eligible to enter if you will be starting law school for the first time in the fall of 2021. You may not re-enter if FFRF has already awarded you for a law student essay.

Additional information, including the full essay question, contest rules, and application can be found at: ffrf.org/studentessay. The link to submit an essay is here: https://link.zixcentral.com/u/43c4a3dc/gO-nqV5x6xGYLexDh3soMg?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.surveymonkey.com%2Fr%2FZP6CDVX

Avnet Law 2021 National Scholarship

Our firm is renewing our third annual $1000.00 scholarship available to undergraduates or graduate students – the Avnet Law 2021 National Scholarship.  The scholarship is available to any student who demonstrates a history of either community service or community involvement.   The scholarship will be awarded on August 1, 2021 and the deadline to apply is July 15, 2021.  The link to our scholarship can be found here:  https://avnetlaw.com/scholarship

Design for Recovery Sober Living Scholarship Opportunity

Eligibility and application details may be found here.

·         College students of all majors are encouraged to apply.

·         One student will be selected to receive $1000 in scholarship funds based on winning essay submission.

·         To enter, applicants are encouraged to send their submission to scholarship@designforrecovery.com

The deadline for submissions is October 25, 2021. The winner will be notified and announced on or around December 1, 2021.

Elite Lawyer scholarship opportunity

Elite Lawyer, a directory and rating service that recognizes high-achieving attorneys who have made significant contributions to their communities and the legal profession is offering a $500 scholarship for the Fall 2021 semester to support college students who have a similar passion for making a difference in their communities.

Applications are open to students who:

  • Are currently enrolled in an undergraduate  or graduate program at an accredited U.S. college or university for Fall 2021
  • Are at least 18 years old
  • Have a current GPA of at least 3.0

We require that applicants submit either an original 500-word essay or 2-minute video presentation answering the question: “What positive change are you working to bring to your community this year?” The deadline to apply is August 1, 2021. The link to our scholarship page is https://www.elitelawyer.com/elite-lawyer-scholarship, where you can find additional information about applying and our past recipients.