Sharpe Law Workers’ Compensation Scholarship

Sharpe Law Firm is offering a scholarship to an eligible undergraduate or law student, who in an essay best articulates specific ideas to help disenfranchised injured workers learn about their rights.

Who is Eligible?

  • Enrolled students in an undergraduate or law school in the United States
  • U.S. and international students are eligible
  • Online enrollment eligible
  • Must be a U.S. resident

About the Sharpe Law Firm

We care about injured workers. We reach out into the community and share information. We work with injured workers daily and give free advice on the topics of Time Loss Benefits, Pensions, and Permanent Partial Disability Settlements.

Our mission is to educate injured workers and help them get their benefits.

The purpose of our scholarship is to motivate future attorneys to reach out and help educate this underserved segment of the work force in America. Mr. Sharpe graduated from University and Law School because others helped him along the way. He offers this scholarship in appreciation of the assistance he received from others.

How to Apply:

Workers Compensation Scholarship Submission Form

  • Must be a valid .EDU address
  • We will accept any of the following: (1) Picture of student ID with valid date (2) Copy of recent tuition bill with your name on it (3) Copy of class schedule with your name on it and dates (4) Unofficial Transcript. Accepted file types are pdf, docx, doc, jpg, jpeg, png.
    Accepted file types: pdf, docx, doc, jpg, jpeg, png.
  • Submit an essay of less than 1000 words with ideas and methods for educating uninformed injured workers about their rights. Injured workers in the L&I system are disenfranchised by their lack of knowledge and timidness in the face of administrative authority. Accepted file types are pdf, docx, doc.
    Accepted file types: pdf, docx, doc.
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Scholarship Summary

Application Deadline

June 15th, 2021

Scholarship Amount

$2,500

Award Timing and Payment

The scholarship recipient will be notified on or before August 1st of each calendar year. The award will be paid directly to the school to assist with the successful applicants tuition.

Questions

Direct questions to: Scholarship@sharpelawfirm.org

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