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Scholarship for Children of Convicted Felons (Deadline: December 1, 2016)

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Who Can Apply:

  • Be graduating high school in 2016 or currently enrolled in an accredited technical school, college, or university in the U.S.;
  • Be a U.S. citizen;
  • Have a parent who has been convicted of a felony;
  • Maintain a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.0 (or equivalent); and
  • Submit a 500+ word essay.

Submission: To apply, applicants are asked to write a 500+ word essay sharing their story by answering the prompt: “How has being a child of a convicted felon impacted your life and what has your parent’s conviction taught you?”

Deadline: December 1, 2016

Amount: $1,500

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