Car crashes has become one of the major causes of death in the country. Car accidents can be a devastating impact on victims and survivors may have to deal with their negative outcomes. Increasing car accidents in the country have become a large matter of concern for all. People especially the youth need to be more aware of the dangers of unsafe driving. Nowadays, there many of us out there are taking initiative to increase awareness about car crashes and educating and encouraging others to adopt safe driving habits. To do its part in making people more aware in this regard, Zimmerman Law Firm has made available a wonderful program called “Moving Forward After a Car Accident Scholarship” for 2021. To be a potential candidate of this program, you must be either a high school seniors accepted to a college or university or a student who is currently enrolled in a college or university.
According to a report of the World Health Organization, every year road accidents kill 1.25 million people and injure 20 to 50 million people. Accidents can affect victims ’ not only physical and mental health but finances. Zimmerman Law Firm understands the need for a way we can reduce car crashes and make our streets safer for people. For this reason, it has brought this scheme for those students who have survived a car accident and are now trying to moving forward in life. So if you have ever met with an accident that has a bad impact on you and your life, and want to share your story to contribute to increasing awareness, then this scholarship is the right opportunity for you. It is a wonderful chance to contribute to social causes and earn some free money for your higher education.
Zimmerman Law Firm is a personal injury law firm fighting for the rights of Central Texans since it was established in 1962. It holds 85 years combined experience and has successfully represented thousands of Texans in personal injury and wrongful death matters. This firm is known for providing zealous representation, competent and credible expertise, personal service, and the necessary financial resources to maximize your financial recovery.
Get the quick information through this table:
|Organization||Zimmerman Law Firm|
|Educational Level||College and university students|
|Number of Awards||N/A|
|Application Deadline||August 1, 2021|
|Requirements||Contact information, transcript or proof of enrollment, and essay|
Who May Be Eligible
Candidates with the following credential are eligible to apply:
- Applicants must have sustained injuries from an auto accident;
- Candidates must be either high school seniors accepted to a college or university or students that are currently enrolled in a college or university.
How to Apply
Interested students can apply through the online portal of Zimmerman Law Firm where they will be presented with some questions that need to be answered correctly.
Apart from this, they also need to provide contact information, transcript or proof of enrollment, and an essay 500-word essay that addresses the following:
- What happened?
- How did you overcome your physical and/or emotional injuries after the accident?
- How do you plan to use your education after graduation?
One lucky candidate will get to win $1,500 for their college education. This scholarship will go to the study expenses of all worthy students. By receiving this award, students can alleviate the burden of their education cost, and study tension free. It will help them further their education without any hurdle and cover their expenses related to education.
Applications will be accepted until August 1, 2021. Early applications will be encouraged. Applications submitted after this date will not be considered.