The Lawson Law Scholarship 2018
provided by William and Laurie Lawson
The Lawson Law Scholarship 2018
We are very proud and excited to announce the Lawson Law Scholarship 2018 - which will be awarded in the early summer of 2018 for the 2018-2019 school year. This will be the third year that the The Lawson Law Scholarship will be awarded to a deserving Christian law student. In our third year of providing the scholarship we hope to assist a young energetic Christian law student to attend law school, but we also hope to be able to assist many more young energetic Christian law students to pursue their dreams of a law school education in the years to come. Below are the scholarship details and submission information. For an entry form to apply for the Lawson Law Scholarship 2018, please click here: The Lawson Law Scholarship 2018 - Application Form. The deadline for submitting the scholarship application and the accompanying video is May 31, 2018. It is anticipated that the recipient of the scholarship will be announced by June 30, 2018.
For the 2018-2019 school year, the Lawson Law Scholarship 2018 will be providing a scholarship of $2,000.00 towards tuition for a young Christian law student who wishes to study law at an accredited 3 year law school. The scholarship consists of one $2,000 payment, payable to the student's law school as part of the student's tuition.
This scholarship is for a communicator who has the joy and the talent to impact this world for Christ and who is interested in doing exactly that. The winner will be selected from the group of eligible candidates who (1) complete our application form and (2) post online a video of 30 seconds to 2 minutes on how they wish to use their law school education to advance the cause of Christ. Among other things, we will be looking for fresh, exciting, innovative and promising ideas about how to get the gospel message out to the world.
There have been two prior versions of this law student scholarship, the Lawson Law Scholarship 2016 and the Lawson Law Scholarship 2017. The 2016 law scholarship was awarded to John Melcon of the University of Virginia School of Law. The 2017 law scholarship has not yet been awarded. There have been three past recipients of the Lawson Scholarships for undergraduates. The Lawson Scholarship 2015 (for undergraduates) was awarded to Joshua Bowling of Arizona State University. The Lawson Scholarship 2016 (for undergraduates) was awarded to Alyssa Morales of Pepperdine University. The Lawson Scholarship 2017 (for undergraduates) was awarded to Rachael Phillips of Westmont College. Please be advised that if you are selected to receive the Lawson Law Scholarship 2018 - in order for you to accept it, you will need to authorize us to post your name, your law school and the academic year of your scholarship here on our website. This will only occur if you are offered the law scholarship and if you agree to this condition of the scholarship. Several law schools require such information to be posted in order to allow them to monitor the validity of scholarship offers.
Submission of your video - Once you have completed your video, you will need to do the following: (1) Upload it to YouTube, Vimeo or another major video sharing platform. (2) In the video description accompanying your upload, you must write the following: "This video has been created for the Lawson Law Scholarship found here: https://www.accidentlawyerhawaii.com/lawson-law-scholarship-2018.html Please be sure to include the link in the posted description so we can identify the video and connect it with the application form submitted by you. (3) In addition to posting the video, you must also provide us with a completed application form. This form can be emailed or sent to us by US mail. Remember that you will need to include the URL of video which you have created in the application form, so you may wish to make note of the URL at the time of posting your video. Best of luck!
William H. Lawson is a personal injury lawyer who attended Stanford Law School and who has spent his legal career helping his clients to get their lives back on track after a serious life-changing accident. He has often helped to bring much-needed relief to the victims of auto accidents, defective products, maritime claims, severe falls, and other unexpected serious personal injuries. Mr. Lawson recognizes that a quality law school education is an essential foundation for a legal career spent serving others. He and his wife, Laurie, wish to assist a law student who has a heart for service to others.
Entries will be open until May 31, 2018. The video entry should be on no more than two minutes long. A video entry should be accompanied by a completed application form available on our website. This application form will identify for us where your video is posted. Among other things, the entry form requires the name, address, phone number and email address of the submitter, the name of the church which the submitter attends and some general character references. Entry forms should be (1) submitted in hard copy by U.S. mail or (2) sent in a digital format to the email address: firstname.lastname@example.org An entry must be received by May 31, 2018 or it will probably not be considered. Entries sent by mail should be sent to: The Lawson Law Scholarship Fund 2018, 1188 Bishop Street, Suite 2902, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813. The winner will be announced by June 30, 2018.
For an entry form to apply for the Lawson Law Scholarship 2018, please click here: The Lawson Law Scholarship 2018 - Application Form. In order to submit a completed Application Form you will need to have the internet address (URL) of your posted Video. Completed and signed entry forms may be (1) sent in a digital format to the email address: email@example.com or (2) submitted in hard copy by U.S. mail to: The Lawson Law Scholarship Fund 2018, 1188 Bishop Street, Suite 2902, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813. Aloha!
Date: June 30, 2016
We are proud and honored to announce the winner of the Lawson Law Scholarship 2016 for law students! This year's winner was:
John Melcon of the University of Virginia School of Law
John Melcon won a scholarship of $2,000.00 towards his law school tuition during the 2016-2017 school year. Congratulations John and may you glorify Jesus Christ as you complete your law school education and in your career!
Date: May 27, 2017
We are proud and honored to announce the winner of the Lawson Scholarship 2017 for undergraduates! This year's winner is:
Rachael Phillips of Westmont College
Rachael Phillips won a scholarship of $2,000.00 towards her college tuition during the 2017-2018 school year. Congratulations Rachael and may you bless your Lord and Savior Jesus Christ as you continue your college education and in everything you do!
Date: May 30, 2016
We are proud and honored to announce the winner of the Lawson Scholarship 2016 for undergraduates! This year's winner was:
Alyssa Morales of Pepperdine University
Alyssa Morales won a scholarship of $2,000.00 towards her college tuition during the 2016-2017 school year. Congratulations Alyssa and may you honor Jesus Christ and bless many as you complete your college education and in all that you do!
Past Recipient: The Lawson Scholarship 2015
Date: May 29, 2015
We are proud and honored to announce the winner of the Lawson Scholarship 2015 for undergraduates! This year's winner was:
Joshua Bowling of Arizona State University
Joshua Bowling won a scholarship of $2,000.00 towards his college tuition during the 2015-2016 school year. Congratulations Joshua and may you glorify Jesus Christ in the balance of your college education and in all that you do!