The Hartman Law Firm Scholarship Essay Contest is open to students who have lost one or both parents by death. Students may major in any area.
Applicants must be planning to enroll in an accredited college or University in the U.S. To participate in the contest, candidates must write a 600-word essay on the topic of overcoming obstacles. The essay must address what actions the student has taken to overcome the loss of a parent.
Essays will be judged by a committee and evaluated on the basis of originality, how well it addresses the topic, quality of writing, and content. One student will be chosen to receive a scholarship.
The Hartman Law Firm is based in North Charleston, South Carolina, and specializes in personal injuries and vehicle accidents. The law firm established the scholarship program to help students who are faced with a future without a parent. The scholarship is awarded to help students struggling emotionally and in need of assistance.
The deadline for this scholarship is usually in SEPTEMBER of each year, and the award amount is usually $2,000.
For more details, visit thehartmanlawfirm.com/scholarship/