How to Apply
Eligible Students Will:
- Write an essay of no fewer than 800 words about your opinion on the importance and efficacy of the 7th Amendment and how it affects your life. Consideration for the entirety of the Amendment (rather than the well-known nutshell explanation of the right to trial by jury) is encouraged.
- Email their essay as a .doc or .pdf attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Who Can Apply
Any high school senior accepted to attend a four-year university by the time of the award, or full time student attending a four-year university in the United States who carries a 3.0 cumulative GPA may apply.
When is the Deadline to Apply?
Students must submit entries by November 30th to be considered for the 2016 spring semester award given in January.
To be considered for the 2016 fall semester award given in September, students must submit by July 30th, 2016.
One gift of $2000 will be awarded twice a year to a different student each fall and spring semester.