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Scholarship Details

Helping Victims 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 as well as high school seniors and students who possess a GED who have been accepted to or are enrolled in an accredited program.
  • The scholarship applicant must show their dedication to helping victims in need. This should be explained in their essay by telling the reader what their past achievements and goals have been, as well as their current and future goals.
  • All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 or above.

How to Apply:

  • Please submit an essay of up to 1,000 words (maximum) that answers the following question:
    • Describe the situation(s) and/or incident(s) that inspired you to want to help people who have become victims of other peoples’ wrongs?
    • How has your desire to help victims in need informed your education and career goals?
    • What are some of your specific goals for the kind of help you want to provide to victims  after you graduate and start working?

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

Deadline: 07/01/2021

Amount: $1,000

Online Application Available

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