Aaron Swartz Progressive Change Scholarship

Sponsor: Law Offices of Patel and Soltis

$1,000 - $3,000
amount
Prize
award type
No
renewable
Jan 6th, 2019
application deadline
1 - 3
available
1 Awarded, 6 Applied
Prior Year

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Description

The Law Offices of Patel and Soltis would like to announce the formation of the Aaron Swartz Progressive Change Scholarship. Each year we plan to award at least $1,000 to the top essay related to law and activism surrounding our Firm's core practices. This award is open to all part-time and full-time law students. Based on submissions we will award up to three awards. This scholarship was established as a memorial to Aaron Schwartz and his dedication to activism and the boundaries he pushed. Amount for 2017-2018 school year $1,000 per award up to 3 awards will be made Criteria: § Must be attending an ABA-approved law school for the 2017-2018 school year at least part time. § Candidates must submit a 750 to 2000 word essay, not including endnotes upon any subject related to Activism and the Law.


Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be a graduate student
  • Must attend a university
  • Must not be attending high school currently
  • Restricted to students studying Law/Legal Services

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