Morgan & Morgan Firm For The People Scholarship Program

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Morgan & Morgan Firm For The People Scholarship Program

Award Amount:$2,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: December 30, 2017

Brief Description:

Morgan & Morgan Firm want to inspire young lawyers to approach their careers with the same mindset. Hence, they are pleased to announce the ‘For The People’ Scholarship. The scholarship program is open to an individual who is accepted or currently enrolled in a law school accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) or the Association of American Law Schools (AALS).

Host Institution:

John Morgan founded Morgan & Morgan in 1988. The firm’s first office was located in Orlando, Florida and was made up of three attorneys, two paralegals, and a receptionist. By 1992, the firm expanded to include eight lawyers, 10 paralegals, and a sizable support staff as it began to focus its practice on medical malpractice.

Eligibility:

In order to be eligible for the For the People Scholarship, applicants must be:

  • Currently accepted or enrolled at a law school accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) or the Association of American Law Schools (AALS).
  • Applicants cannot be related to anyone who works at Morgan & Morgan.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, applicants have the option of submitting either a video or an essay addressing the following question:

What does standing up for the ‘little guy’ mean to you? How will you stand up for the ‘little guy’ as an attorney?

Video Guideline:

  • Applicants must create a 3-5 minute video answering the questions.
  • Video Title 2018 For the People Scholarship Submission by [Applicant’s Name]
  • Video description should include: The ‘For the People Scholarship’ is sponsored by Morgan & Morgan, P.A. forthepeople.com/scholarship
  • Applicants must submit the following to Name, Date of Birth, Mailing Address, Phone Number, School Name, and School Address, How you heard about the Scholarship
  • The YouTube/Vimeo URL (video should be made public)

Essay Guideline:

  • Applicants must write an 800 – 1,000-word essay answering the questions.
  • Applicants must submit the following to Name, Date of Birth, Mailing Address, Phone Number, School Name, and School Address, How you heard about the Scholarship

Submitting Details:

The applicant must submit your complete essay with all required information to scholarships-at-forthepeople.com

Award Description:

The winner of the scholarship will receive up to $2,000Award money that must be used towards tuition or education expenses.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.forthepeople.com/scholarship/?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_content=FTP-scholarship

Contact Information:

If you have any query, contact by email at scholarships-at-forthepeople.com