Kopfler & Hermann, a personal injury law firm based in Houma, Louisiana, is delighted to inform you that they are offering their annual scholarship by the name of “Overcoming Adversity Scholarship”. The following scholarship grants the one-time award of $1,000 to a student who has overcome adversity in their life and has emerged stronger. This is your chance to come forward and share the adverse experiences of your life and inspire others with your stories. The applicants must be enrolled in college, graduate school, or be a GED holder who is about to attend college; they also must show good academic standing by holding a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
The recipient of the following scholarship will have demonstrated that although they have encountered hardship, they have persevered and committed themselves to become successful in all of their endeavors. With over 40 years of legal experience, Kopfler & Hermann law firm has been serving the Gulf Coast since 1992. As personal injury attorneys, they are committed to seeing that justice is served and injured workers and accident victims receive full compensation for their injuries and damages. Following this mission, attorneys Kopfler & Hermann established the Overcoming Adversity Scholarship and are offering it for the fourth year in a row.
The goal of the Houma personal injury lawyers is to ensure that their clients get full and fair compensation for their injuries and damages. For individualized attention from friendly, approachable lawyers, choose personal injury attorney Joseph Kopfler. They work closely with clients and their families, staying in touch even after the case is over. Their concern goes beyond legal matters. They want you to get the medical care you need and can help you find doctors and specialists to treat your injuries.
Following is the brief description of the following scholarship:
|Number of Awards||1|
|Contest Deadline||November 30, 2021|
|Application Fees||Not required|
|Requirements||Essay, resume, transcript|
Who is Eligible?
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must be enrolled in college, graduate school, or be a GED holder who is about to attend college; they also must show good academic standing by holding a GPA of 3.0 or higher. The recipient of this scholarship will have demonstrated that although they have encountered hardship, they have persevered and committed themselves to become successful in all of their endeavors.
How to Apply?
The interested individuals are required to submit a 500-1,000 word essay that describes how you overcame adversity, outlining a specific roadblock through which you fought and emerged victoriously.
Please send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “[Applicant’s First and Last Name] – 2021 Overcoming Adversity Scholarship” by the deadline to be considered.
Following are the documents that need to be attached with your application form:
- a current resume,
- an unofficial transcript,
The applications submitted by you will be reviewed and judged by the selection committee and out of all, the most deserving candidate will be selected as the winner of the following scholarship. The winners will be awarded a one-time scholarship amount of up to $1,000.
The deadline for the application submission for the following contest is November 30, 2021. No applications will be considered after this date.