Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky, LLC Bi-Annual College Scholarship Essay Contest
We look forward to your participation!
Providing $1,000 to help college students meet the rising costs of higher education
The attorneys of Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky, LLC understand the financial strains that can accompany obtaining a college degree. For this reason, our firm is pleased to offer a $1,000 college scholarship to the winner of our bi-annual essay contest. Details regarding the contest and the applications procedure can be found below.
The Fall 2018 essay contest
In order to participate, applicants must be currently enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited United States college or university by Spring 2019. Law students are also encouraged to apply. Participants should write a 500-600 word essay responding to the following question: The Occupational Health & Safety Administration indicates that approximately 6.5 million people are working at construction sites around the country on any given day. Job accidents can happen in any industry, but these incidents are more likely in the construction industry. How can business owners and employees work together to ensure that construction workers are safe on their job, and help to avoid the risks that lead to injuries or even death? Responses will be evaluated based upon the following criteria:
- The quality of the writing
- The thoughtfulness of the response
- The applicant’s demonstrated potential for success in their chosen field of study
How to apply
Applicants should submit their responses as an attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org by 12/30/2018 at 9AM PST. In the body of their email, applicants should include:
- Their full name and phone number
- The name of the educational institution they are attending or plan to attend
- Their current or proposed course of study
- Contact information for their parent or guardian, if the applicant is under 18-years-old.
The Fall 2018 winner will be chosen by 01/15/2019. Please note that the scholarship check will be issued to the winner’s college / university of choice.
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December 2015 Winner, Jenna Marie George. Read her essay.
June 2016 Winner, Katelyn Cloutier. Read her essay.
Spring 2016 Winner, Daniel Kim! Read his essay.
December 2017 Winner, Megan Piccinin! Read her essay.
Spring 2018 Winner, Amber Kelly! Read her essay.