At Arata, Swingle, Van Egmond & Goodwin, we believe service to others is a fundamental element to personal success. Social responsibility is in our framework, and our attorneys and staff are committed to advancing equal access to justice.
We want to honor and invest in one undergraduate student who shares our community values and concerns. We are offering a $1,000 scholarship to one undergraduate student who has demonstrated their commitment to helping others and improving the nation’s communities.
If you are an incoming undergraduate student or a current student at an accredited university with a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher, we welcome you to apply for scholarship consideration.
Apply for the Arata, Swingle, Van Egmond & Goodwin Scholarship Today
Application requirements include:
- A 1,200 to 1,500-word essay;
- A video of yourself summarizing your essay and explaining its key points;
- Proof of your undergraduate enrollment or an acceptance letter from an accredited university;
- A copy of your transcript if you are a current student.
Additional Information About Your Essay
We want to get to know you as a person and as an advocate for your community. Tell us about how you have committed your time and resources to serving others in your community. How will you use your education and experience to provide further service?
Discuss how the country’s current legal system has supported or hampered your endeavors. If you had the power to change our laws or our legal system today to improve our society with regard to your goals, what would you change?
Lastly, how could our scholarship help you reach or further your goals? What makes you the best candidate for this award?
Please note that an incomplete application will not receive consideration. To apply, you must send your application submission to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for applications is March 1, 2019. For an in-depth explanation about how to apply, please see our scholarship page.