Ankin Law Office, one of the country’s largest law offices by the number of attorneys and size, wanted to give back to their local community. Therefore, they created the Ankin Law Office Scholarship for Military Veterans, which assists veterans with tuition costs at accredited institutions in the following cities: Charlotte, Greensboro, Raleigh, and Winston-Salem.
This guide will teach you how to apply for this scholarship and answer some frequently asked questions about the program and how it works.
Military veterans are often eligible for a number of benefits, including scholarships. One such scholarship is the Ankin Law Office Scholarship, which offers $2,000 to military veterans who want to attend law school.
In order to qualify for the scholarship, you must be an honorably discharged veteran with at least one day of active duty during a war or conflict in the past 25 years. You can apply anytime from now until November 2nd of each year
Who is eligible for the Ankin Law office Scholarship?
In order to be eligible for the Ankin Law office Scholarship, applicants must meet these criteria. They must be a U.S. Military Veteran who is either a citizen of the United States or a lawful permanent resident.
They must have served in the U.S. Military for at least six months on active duty, and they cannot be currently enrolled in any college or university as an undergraduate student (graduate students are welcome).
All applications will be verified before consideration for the scholarship award is made, so please provide accurate information. Applicants do not need to submit transcripts or letters of recommendation with their application, but if one does choose to submit them, They ask that you send them directly to Them for review rather than submitting them with your application form.
Where and when do I start?
The process of applying is straightforward. You’ll fill out the application with basic information like your name, address, phone number, and email.
Then you’ll list your education history, work experience, military service (if applicable), and other accomplishments. Finally, you’ll need to write an essay that explains why you should be selected as a recipient of this scholarship.
It can be about anything that demonstrates your leadership skills or how you’ve impacted the community around you.
How can I apply?
They are currently accepting applications for our scholarship. To apply, please follow these steps:
1) Fill out the online application form in its entirety
2) Include a statement of 500 words or less on How would this scholarship help you?
3) Attach a resume/CV
4) Submit an essay (500-1000 words maximum), which will be read by the Ankin Law Office team.
What are the qualifications?
-Be a full-time student at a four-year accredited university or college in the United States.
-Have served as an active duty member of the U.S. military, National Guard, or Reserve Forces after September 11, 2001.
-Be eligible to work in the United States.
-Demonstrate financial need by meeting one of the following criteria: High school graduate with a family income of less than $80,000 per year; OR undergraduate with a family income of less than $40,000 per year; OR graduate student with a family income of less than $50,000 per year.
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When will I know if I have been chosen as a winner?
- All winners will be notified on or about November 3, 2017. You will also be contacted directly by email.
- Please do not contact the Ankin law office to inquire about the status of your scholarship application. They’re not able to provide information on individual applications.