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Scholarship Details

Brown Kiely: Individual and Community Law Advocate Scholarship


  • This scholarship is open to any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate, or professional, program in the United States. This includes accredited community college students; and high school seniors, and students who possess a GED, who have been accepted to or enrolled in an accredited program.
  • GPA requirement of 2.0 or above.
  • The scholarship applicant must be able to demonstrate a commitment to fighting for the rights of individuals and their communities and to be able to explain how their education goals will help them to be able to do this in the future.
  • All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative.

How to Apply:

  • Write a 1,000 maximum word essay, responding to the following questions:
    • Describe a time that you helped an individual and/or your community with a problem that you saw was the result of injustice.
    • What did you do to help to solve or mediate this problem?
    • How has this experience informed your education goals and your desire to be able to use the law to fight for what is right?
    • How to you plan to continue this or similar fights in the future?

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

Deadline: 05/31/2020

Amount: $1000

Online Application Available

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