Apply Today! Requirements We would like you to tell your story in a brief narrative, starting with an introduction about who you are, your interests, and anything else you feel we should know about you. Then in a 750-1000 words essay (or PowerPoint or Prezi presentation), give us your submission on the following topic: “My dream contribution to society as a lawyer” Judging Criteria The scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who best conveys a strong desire and goal of using the legal system to fix or improve a problem in society. Scholarship Dates and Submission When: We are now accepting submissions. Where: Please send your story to the email below. Deadline:The deadline for submitting essays is December 15. You may send us your entry either as a link or attachment to your email. Include your name and contact information in the email.
Eligibility To be eligible for our scholarship contest, you must be: a legal US resident, and either a current (1) law student at an accredited U.S. law school, or (2) an undergraduate in their senior year who has applied or will apply to law school during 2015. Proof of enrollment must be provided. We will accept digital scans of the following as a valid proof of enrollment via email attachment with your application: Unofficial transcript (Applicant must submit by mail an un-opened copy of official transcripts if elected as a finalist). Letter from Admissions confirming deposit on school letterhead Official enrollment verification form Acceptance letter on school letterhead Additionally, you must: Verify you have read and understand the Reeves Law Group Law School Scholarship requirements Submit a readable copy of your entry (only one entry per law student is allowed). Submit a clear headshot no smaller than 300 pixels (width) of yourself. The image file must be in the following format .PNG or .JPG. Your application must be emailed no later than the December 15 deadline. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered Winner Notification The winner will be notified by phone, email and/or mail after the judging has been completed. Award distribution The $3,000 award will be paid to the winner by January 15. Students must provide proof of enrollment prior to disbursement of the award.