The Skinner Law Firm $1,000 Scholarship Essay Contest
- Applicant must be planning to enroll in an accredited United States college or university during the 2018-2019 academic year.
All applications must be submitted by 9:00am EST on October 15, 2018.
How to Apply
- Write a 600-word essay answering the following question:
- Cyberbullying is an issue that many people (including students) struggle with at one point. Pennsylvania does not have specific cyberbullying laws, however, cyberbullying falls under Pennsylvania’s harassment/stalking statutes. Additionally, schools must have their own policy, publicly posted, and reviewed at least once per school year with students. Review your state’s cyberbullying laws/statutes, as well as your own experience/view on cyberbullying. Do you believe there are additional laws/provisions needed to punish cyberbullies? If so, what laws do you believe would benefit students in particular in your state?
The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.