The Speaks Law Firm is dedicated to the betterment of the lives of everyone in the North Carolina community. That is why we work so hard to defend and protect the rights of our friends and neighbors. It is our belief that a brighter future is achieved through the forward-thinking efforts of the next generation. In order to equip the future leaders of our society with the skills and knowledge they will need to enact change, we are offering a $500 scholarship to two deserving students to aid them in their pursuit of a higher education.


ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Students who have been accepted or currently attend a 2 or 4-year college in North Carolina.

GPA of at least 3.0.

Employees of Speaks Law Firm and their relatives are not eligible to participate.


SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must submit their application and essay via this form.


ESSAY TOPIC

At Speaks Law Firm, we’re dedicated to speaking for our clients and fighting for the justice they deserve after suffering life-altering injuries at no fault of their own.

In a 500-750 word essay, tell us about a time you used your voice to speak up for something you care about, and how that experience impacted you.


IMPORTANT DATES

October 23rd, 2020 – We will begin accepting applications for the Speak for You Scholarship.

April 30th, 2021 – Application deadline. Submissions after this date will not be accepted.

May 17th-21st, 2021 – The chosen winners will be notified via email.

May 24th – June 11th, 2021 – Checks will be distributed directly to the winners. We will coordinate a time with you to pick up your award!

**The winning applicants will be announced on Speaks Law Firm’s social media. By submitting an application, you agree to allow us to use your submission for marketing purposes.


We look forward to receiving your scholarship application!