Measurably, 5% of the total population calls the U.S. its home. Nonetheless, we have 25% of the world’s detained population, or around 2.2 million individuals, in jail. Paradoxically, in 1970, the U.S. imprisoned just 200,000 people. Notwithstanding mass imprisonment, not every person accused of wrongdoing goes to prison. The current criminal equity change pattern favours treatment over detainment, particularly for offences like DUI or DWI and minor medication offences. In general, the development will eliminate hindrances to permit individuals to erase their criminal records all the more without any problem. The Lux Law Firm and its primary proprietor, Austin Lux, a noticeable Colorado Springs criminal guard lawyer, and previous district investigator, is happy to announce its yearly grant program. Austin and his legal group need to know how you would change a portion of your state’s criminal laws.
The Lux Law Firm will concede a $1,000 grant to the understudy who presents the best exposition. Secondary school seniors who will move on from secondary school in 2021 and have been acknowledged to a college or university, and understudies right now enrolled to a college or university for the fall semester of 2021, are qualified to apply. The cutoff time to enter the Lux Law Firm Criminal Justice Reform Scholarship Essay Contest is Wednesday, December 1, 2021. The winner will be notified on Wednesday, December 15, 2021.
The Lux Law Firm is here to direct you through the entanglement of a criminal allegation. Their firm is educated, experienced, and responsive. They know the complexities of the criminal equity framework, from minor traffic charges to genuine lawful offence cases, and they guide you bit by bit through each phase of the interaction.
Below we have a brief description of the following scholarship:
|Organization||The Lux Law Firm|
|Education Level||High school senior, undergraduate, graduate|
|Number of Awards||1|
|Contest Deadline||December 1, 2021|
|Application Fees||Not required|
|Requirements||Essay, contact information transcript|
Who is Eligible?
The eligibility criteria for the following scholarship is as follows:
- High school seniors who will graduate from high school in 2021 and have been accepted to a college or university,
- Students currently enrolled in a college or university for the fall semester of 2021 are eligible to apply.
How to Apply?
All eligible candidates can apply for this scholarship by submitting an essay of at least 500, but no more than 600, words addressing both prompts in this two-part essay.
- The DUI/DWI laws;
- The drug laws; or
- The law of expungement or sealing of a criminal record.
- How you would change the law you chose to make it more effective, and why?
In order to apply, please click the “Apply” button that appeared on the scholarship page, and include the contact information.
Following are the documents that need to be attached with your application form:
- Proof of eligibility or transcript
After reviewing all the submissions, the candidate with the best response to the given prompt will be selected as the winner of the scholarship and be granted the scholarship money of $1,000.
The applications for this particular scholarship will close on December 1, 2021. Any entries received later this date will not be considered.