Single Parent Scholarship
The family lawyers at The Colwell Law Group, LLC know the importance of a college education, and are committed to helping you build your best future during a time that may be challenging for both you and your family. We understand how difficult it can be for a single parent to attend and receive a college degree, or for a single parent to afford to send their child to college. This is why we are proud to announce our 2021 Single Parent Scholarship to award $1,000 to a student pursuing their education.
It is our hope that this scholarship opportunity will help relieve a little bit of you and your family’s financial burden by bringing you a peace of mind while achieving your dreams. Whether you are a single parent, going through a divorce, or a child of a single parent pursuing your college education, we encourage you to apply and share your story with us. We want to hear how living in a single parent household has affected your life and how it has impacted your education.
Please visit this page to learn more about our past winners.
Applicants for the Single Parent Scholarship must be enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate, or law program within the United States. We also encourage high school seniors who will be enrolled in college before the application deadline of May 31, 2021 to apply. Candidates must be in good academic standing and have a minimum GPA of a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
To be considered for this scholarship opportunity, a full application must include:
- An updated resume
- A current official or unofficial transcript
- A 750-word essay explaining how living in a single-parent household has affected your life.
Application Deadline and Instructions
The deadline for this scholarship opportunity is May 31, 2021. Eligible candidates must send all application criteria to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: “[Applicant’s Name] – 2021 The Single Parent Scholarship” by the May 31st deadline to be considered. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.