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Supporting the Community Scholarship

Scholarship Value: $1,000
Awards Available: 1
Award Deadline: September 30, 2020

Our firm is offering this $1,000 scholarship to current and prospective college or university students who can best describe their idea for how to improve their community, and what steps they would take to accomplish this goal. Applicants must be either currently pursuing a degree at a two- to four-year college or other post-secondary institution, or must be planning to do so in the following semester. Applicants must also meet the following eligibility requirements:


The scholarship is available to any current high school senior, university student or graduate student who is a legal resident of North America and who is enrolled or plans to enroll in a two- to four- year post-secondary institution for the 2020 fall semester.Employees of Rastin Law Trial Lawyers, their immediate families, and any person living in the same household of such individuals (whether related or not), are not eligible to apply for the scholarship. Candidates for this scholarship should have a 75% average/B+ average/3.0 GPA or higher, and should be in good overall academic standing at their current high school or university.

Application Requirements

Applicants must submit a 750-1000 word response to the prompt: Discuss an idea that you have for a way to give back to your community, and how you would go about implementing the idea.Applicants must submit a resumé with their essay that lists their professional, academic, and volunteer experience. Resumés should be formatted in a professional manner.Applicants must submit an official transcript from their current school. If an applicant is a transfer student or first-year student at their current school, the applicant may submit an unofficial transcript from their current school, in addition to their most recent official transcript from their prior school.Applicants must also provide a list of community groups, service clubs, or volunteer groups in their community at which they volunteer.

The recipient of The Supporting the Community Scholarship will be chosen in October and then will be announced on the Rastin Law Trial Lawyers website.

Application Deadline And Instructions:

To be eligible for this scholarship, candidates must email their application (including resumé, transcript, and essay) to contact@rastinlaw.com by September 30, 2020. Any applications sent after this date will not be considered.

Scholarship applications should be sent with the subject line "The Supporting the Community Scholarship Application", followed by the applicants first initial and last name.

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Supporting the Community Scholarship