Updated Deadline: Monday, April 1st, 2019
The Law Offices of Arata, Swingle, Van Egmond & Heitlinger would like to announce a deadline extension for our undergraduate student scholarship. Students now have until Monday, April 1st, 2019 to submit an application for consideration. Each academic school year, we recognize one student for their service to others. We are offering a $1,000 scholarship to an undergraduate student who is committed to serving others and bettering their community. This scholarship is one way we give back to our community. We are honored to recognize students who share our values.
Interested in Applying for the Arata, Swingle, Van Egmond & Heitlinger Scholarship?
If you feel that you are an eligible candidate for our scholarship, then we welcome you to submit an application for consideration. There are three parts to the application:
Student status. You must provide proof of undergraduate enrollment. If you are an incoming student, please provide a copy of your acceptance letter from an accredited university. If you are a current student, please provide a copy of your current transcript. Current students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
An essay. In your application, please provide a 1,200 to 1,500-word essay describing how you have and/or plan to apply your education and experience to provide service to a community or group of individuals. You should discuss how this scholarship would help you further these goals and why you should be a recipient.
In addition, we want to know how our country’s legal system has supported or hindered your efforts to better society. If you could change our legal system or our laws to better support your efforts, what would you change?
A video. Please provide a recorded video of yourself giving us a brief summary of your essay. You should discuss your essay’s key points. Do not overly rehearse. We want to get to know you, and the best videos are generally one-take shoots. The video should be less than 10 minutes long.
Please note that an incomplete application will not be considered. The scholarship deadline is now April 1st, 2019. Read our scholarship page to learn about how to submit your application.