The attorneys at America’s top-rated disability insurance law firm, DarrasLaw, know first-hand the time and effort it requires in order to earn a degree. They also understand that getting a degree can be financially difficult for many students. It is for this reason that the DarrasLaw Firm is proud to announce the first annual $1,000 scholarship essay contest.
The 2018 Essay Contest:
To participate in the contest, applicants should write a 600-word essay answering the following question:
“Why do disabled workers struggle with finding long-term, stable employment? What initiatives do you believe could be put in place by businesses or government to assist disabled workers in securing and sustaining employment?”
Applicants must be enrolled – or planning to enroll – in an accredited United States college or university during the 2018-2019 academic year.
How to Apply
People who wish to participate should send their essay as an attachment in an email to firstname.lastname@example.org by June 15, 2018, at 9 AM EST. In the body of the email, applicants should include the following information:
- Your name and phone number
- If you are under 18, contact information for your parents
- The name of the school you are attending or planning on attending
- Your current course of study
- The best way to contact you
Once the application period has ended, our scholarship committee will review the essays and choose a winner by July 1, 2018. The winner will be chosen considering the following factors:
- Responsiveness to the question asked
- The quality of the writing
- The substantive content of the response
All personal information collected from scholarship applicants will be used only for the purpose of awarding the scholarship. No personal information be distributed, sold or provided to third parties.
The winner’s check will be issued to directly to the student’s college or university.
If you are disabled and need help filing your disability claim, or if your disability insurance company has already delayed or wrongfully denied your claim, the seasoned, compassionate lawyers at DarrasLaw are here to make a difference. Contact DarrasLaw to speak with one of our compassionate, experienced legal professionals at (800) 458-4577.