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Scholarship Details

Brady Cobin Law Group Scholarship


  • The essay contest is open to high school students as well as students enrolled in two-year and four-year colleges and universities and graduate school programs throughout the United States.
  • Applicants who are 17 years old or younger will need to provide parental consent to enter.
  • Students should submit an original essay of approximately 500 words.
  • By submitting an essay and accompanying application, you acknowledge that if you are selected as a winner, the Brady Cobin Law Group will own all rights to publish, distribute and promote the essay.
  • By accepting a scholarship prize, all essay contest winners grant Brady Cobin Law Group permission to use their name, biographical information and photograph for marketing purposes.
  • The winners will be chosen by a scholarship selection committee. The submission of a plagiarized essay will result in disqualification. The decisions of the selection committee are final.

Essay Prompts:

  • What does legacy mean to you? What do you think it means to leave a legacy? Are there different kinds of valuable legacies? What sort of legacy do you want to leave behind?
  • Imagine you are 65, retired, and looking over your will. What advice would you give your younger self about retirement planning, saving, investing, writing a will etc. What are the most important steps for planning for your future?
  • Think about the legacy you want to leave behind. How important will estate planning, creating a will, and other planning be to maintaining your legacy?


The scholarship opens January 1, 2020 for submissions. The deadline for submitting essays and application materials including transcripts is May 1, 2020.

The winners will be chosen by our selection committee and announced on or around June 1, 2020.

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Deadline: 05/01/2020

Amount: Amount Varies

Online Application Available

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