The scholarship is open to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States. Incoming first-year college students who are either high school graduates or in possession of a GED may also apply. All applicants must be in good academic standing, maintaining a cumulative GPA of 3.0.
To apply, please provide the following:
- A resume that includes relevant education, professional and volunteer experience.
- A 750-1000 word essay discussing the importance of freedom and what being “free” in the 21st century looks like to you. Address what particular areas in your life you believe the concept of freedom should be incorporated. Specifically, has there been a particular event or occurrence in your life (or someone else’s) life where the concept of freedom was applied?
- A current unofficial transcript from the applicant’s school. First-year college students may submit an unofficial transcript from their most recent school, as well as an unofficial transcript from their current post-secondary institution.
The winner of the VetLaw Freedom Scholarship will be announced in March of 2020.
Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.
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