Who Can Apply:
- Be currently enrolled in a college or university or planning to enroll as a freshman for the 2019-2020 academic year.
- Be in good academic standing with your current educational institution.
- If under 18, have the permission of your parent or guardian to apply.
Submission: In order to apply, applicants must submit an essay on the following topic:
“Current bankruptcy law requires that a debtor go through two (2) mandatory credit counseling courses (usually on-line or by phone) one before the filing of the bankruptcy case and the other at the end of the case before the debtor receives a discharge; are these course both necessary and should they be continued mandatory requirements for a bankruptcy case in their present form.”
Submissions should be in Microsoft .Doc or .Docx format and should be between 500 and 1000 words.
Deadline: April 21, 2019
Learn More: https://www.ny-bankruptcy.com/scholarship/