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Spolin Law Civil Rights and Criminal Law Essay Competition (ID 3174)

Scholarship Description

Start Date:
Spolin Law represents people whose civil rights have been violated and individuals facing criminal charges, whether they have been wrongfully accused of a crime or are simply seeking a fair outcome. The underlying principle of the firm is that every person deserves to be treated with dignity.

To further this idea, Spolin Law has created a Civil Rights and Criminal Law Essay Competition, the winner of which will receive a $1,000 scholarship. The purpose of the scholarship is to raise awareness of criminal and civil rights issues and support students who can articulate the importance of these principles.

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Min GPA:
-Applicants must be enrolled in a college or university.
-Applicants may be undergraduate or graduate students.
-GPA of 3.0 or higher required.
Special Criteria:
How to Apply:
-Complete the Application Form.
-Write an original essay responding to the essay prompt above, no more than 2,000 words in length.
-Obtain a transcript or proof of enrollment from your college or university.
-By October 1st, submit the completed application form, essay, and proof of enrollment to, subject line “Scholarship Application.”

Scholarship Details:
-One thousand dollars ($1,000) will be awarded to the winner of the essay competition and paid directly to the college or university on behalf of the winner.
-The essay responding to the prompt can be any length under 2,000 words.
-October 1st is the annual deadline. Essays received after October 1st will be evaluated for the following year’s competition.