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Scholarship Details

Defending Yourself Scholarship


The Defending Yourself Scholarship is open to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate or graduate program in the United States. This includes incoming first-year college students who have graduated high school or are in possession of a GED.

Further Details:

Students interested in this scholarship should provide the following:

  • A resume with contact information and relevant education, professional and/or volunteer experience.
  • An unofficial academic transcript
  • A 750-1000 word essay answering the following: Describe a time when you needed to defend yourself, either vocally or through taking action. What prepared you for this moment when you had to defend yourself and what was the outcome?

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

Deadline: 02/29/2020

Amount: $2000

Online Application Available

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