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Connecticut Domestic Violence 2017 Legislation Reform Scholarship (Deadline: September 1, 2017)

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Who Can Apply:

  • This scholarship is offered to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States. Students who are incoming first-year college students who are high school graduates or possess a GED can also apply.
  • The candidate must possess an interest in social justice, as demonstrated by past and present volunteer, professional, and educational experiences.
  • All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.


  • An updated résumé, status as a student, contact information, and completed cover sheet.
  • The scholarship candidate must submit a 750-word essay that has the best meaningful description in a personal essay of legislation reform they would like to see in the criminal justice system.
  • A current unofficial transcript from the applicant’s school (NOTE: First-year college students must submit an unofficial transcript from their most recent school, as well as an unofficial transcript from their current post-secondary institution.)

Deadline: September 1, 2017

Amount: $500

Learn More: http://www.ctdomesticviolencehelp.com/scholarship/