O’Connor, Parsons, Lane & Noble is pleased to announce our Semi-Annual Champion the Cause Scholarship. This $1,500 scholarship is open to law students attending or planning to attend law school in the fall 2019 semester. Scholarship money will go directly to the winner’s school and can cover school-related expenses.
If you would like to be considered for the scholarship, complete the online application in the link below. The application includes an essay on the following topic:
Reflect on the quote below and craft a 500-word essay describing a cause you are passionate about. Talk about how you will further support this cause in your legal career.
I raise my voice - not so I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard...we cannot succeed when half of us are held back.Mala Yousafzai
Who can apply for the scholarship?
The scholarship is open to law students attending or planning to attend law school in the fall 2019 semester. Law school programs must be accredited by the American Bar Association or Association of American Law Schools.
What is the scholarship amount and deadline?
The scholarship is a one-time award of $1,500. Applications are due no later than Thursday, August 1, 2019.
How will my application be judged?
Applications will be judged on the ability to write a well-crafted essay exploring the topic in a unique and creative way.
When will the winner be selected and notified?
The winner will be selected and notified no later than Thursday, August 15, 2019.
How do I apply?
Submit your online application here with your contact information, proof of enrollment, and essay.