Jenner Law is paying it forward with our Make a Difference Scholarship! Jenner Law will present two $2,500 scholarship awards — one to an undergraduate student and one to a graduate student — who have demonstrated an exemplary academic performance and who are able to relate how their degrees will help make a difference in the world.
Undergraduate and graduate students from all areas of study are invited to submit their applications starting January 1, 2024 (9:00 AM EST) through June 15, 2024 (9:00 PM EST), as long as they meet the following criteria:
- GPA of 3.0 or higher.
- Enrolled in or accepted at an accredited college, university, or graduate school.
- U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to attend school in the U.S.
- Compose and submit an original essay of no more than 1,000 words on the scholarship topic.
- You agree to the scholarship’s full terms and conditions outlined below.
Scholarship Essay Topic
Please craft an original essay of no more than 1,000 words that addresses the following topic:
How My Degree Will Make a Difference:
What degree are you pursuing and why? What are you planning to do with your degree to pay it forward and positively impact people’s lives? Describe your goals and your ideal journey to making a difference.
Applicants are asked to include their full name on the essay, mention the name of the school he/she will be attending, and whether it is for a graduate or undergraduate submission.
The deadline to apply is June 15, 2024 (9:00 PM EST). Applications received after the deadline will not be considered. Please note we are only accepting the first 500 submissions.
All submissions will be reviewed by the Jenner Law scholarship selection committee. A winner will be chosen within three months of the deadline.
Please do not contact the law firm for information about the scholarship before the period. We are unable to accept calls, emails, or other communication regarding the scholarship, or answer any questions, other than those submitted here. All the necessary details about this scholarship can be found above. We will make sure to contact you in case we need any further information.
Full Terms and Conditions
Selection & Award Notification Process
The Jenner Law Scholarship Selection Committee will review each scholarship submission fairly and without discrimination. Age, race, religion, gender, national origin, familial status, or other protected classes will have no influence on the committee’s decision.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are not able to answer any questions regarding your scholarship status.
The selected scholarship winner will be contacted via the email he/she provided in the application form. Once the winner has been contacted and his/her information verified, an announcement will be made via online channels, including but not limited to the Jenner Law website blog, press release, and social media (including Facebook and Instagram). We regret we will not be able to provide individual notification to non-winners.
The scholarship award will be mailed directly to the winner’s academic institution. Instructions for mailing the check will be requested at the time of the award.
Your personal information will not be given, sold, or distributed to third parties.
- 2023 Winners: Galin Dishoyan and Derek Wilson