WIlliam W. Hurst Law Scholarshp

The Law Office of William W. Hurst, LLC offers two $500 scholarship each year to students who have an interest in pursuing a career in law. We award one scholarship for the Fall semester and another for the Spring. Preference will be given to residents of Indiana and those entering their first year of law school, however, others are encouraged to apply.
the Spring 2019 Essay Topic

To participate in the contest, applicants should write a 600-word essay answering the following question:

“The growth of autonomous technology has led to the testing of self-driving vehicles on our roadways. With this technology comes new challenges dealing with public safety on our roads and freeways. What safety challenges do these self-driving cars pose and what type of rules and regulations should we consider to ensure safe roads for the public?”
Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college, university, or law school in the United States for the Spring and/or Fall of 2019. This includes high school seniors, freshman, sophomores, juniors, college seniors, and law students (L1, L2, L3). Applicants must also comply with all requirements set forth in the “Essay Submission Procedure” section below.
Essay Submission Procedure

People who wish to participate should send their essay as an attachment in an email (.doc / .docx) to hurstlawscholarship@gmail.com by December 20th, 2018 9 AM EST. In the body of the email, applicants should include the following information:

Your name and phone number If you are under 18, contact information for your parents The name of the school you are attending or planning on attending Your current/prospective course of study The best way to contact you

Once the application period has ended, our scholarship committee will review the essays. A winner will be chosen by January 5th, 2019. The winner will be chosen considering the following factors:

Originality Creativity Proper use of citations

Award
$500
Deadline
12/20/2018