Page Law’s $1,000 Scholarship Essay Contest
The Page Law Personal Injury and Family Law Team are well-aware of the huge expense related to higher education. While tuition at American colleges and universities continues to rise, students and their families are often left with significant financial hardship to overcome. To help give back, Page Law is proud to sponsor an annual $1,000 college scholarship essay contest. Details about the contest and how to apply are below.
The 2018 Essay Topic
To participate in the contest, applicants are to write a 600-word essay answering the following question:
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, motorcyclists deaths occurred 27 times more frequently than fatalities in other vehicles, based on 2014 fatal crash data. What are 3 safety precautions motorcyclists can take to avoid fatal accidents?
How to Apply
Applicants must be currently enrolled or planning to attend an accredited United States college or university during the 2018-2019 academic year. People who wish to participate must send their essay as an attachment (.doc / . docx) to an email to [email protected] by June 30, 2018 9 AM CT. In the body of the email, applicants must include the following information:
- Your name, address, and phone number
- If you are under 18, contact information for your parents
- The name of the school you are planning to attend and the course of study
- The best way to contact you
Once the application period has ended, our staff will review the essays and choose a winner by July 30, 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
- Proper use of citations
Congratulations to our 2017 winner, Ben Bergman!
About Page Law
Page Law is a dedicated team of personal injury and family law attorneys, with offices in Missouri and Illinois. If you would like to talk with Page Law about a potential case, call us for a free consultation at (800) 227-2727 or (314) 322-8515.