Who Can Apply: The Amy G Law Firm Access to Education Scholarship is open to students who are presently enrolled in any course of study at an accredited degree program in the United States, whether a community college, junior college, undergraduate or graduate school. Holders of GEDs, as well as high school graduates who will begin college-level studies imminently, will also be eligible for the award.
Submission: Candidates for the scholarship are asked to supply a completed cover sheet, in addition to:
- An up-to-date resume, current contact information and a clear statement of present program level and student status
- Latest version of student’s academic transcript (unofficial versions are permitted) from his or her present school; freshmen are allowed to send an unofficial document from the most recent institution attended, together with any other available documentation from their present school
- An original written essay of roughly 750 words (Times New Roman, 12-point font preferred) explaining the role of higher education in society and describing the applicant’s ideas for expanding access to a wider range of demographic groups
Deadline: June 30, 2018