Burress Law Scholarships

Burress Law Scholarships 2022

Burress Injury Law 6 Annual Underdog Scholarships

Apply Today for One of Our Spring 2023 Scholarships

At Burress Injury Law, we take great pride in supporting the “underdogs.”

We represent people who have lost loved ones or experienced severe injuries as a result of the carelessness of others.

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We assist our clients in overcoming obstacles so that they can get the medical care they require and the full amount of compensation that the law owes them for their losses and damages.

We encourage hopeful candidates who have persevered in the face of adversity and who wish to use their life experiences to benefit others through our Underdog Scholarships.

*The Burress Injury Law Underdog Scholarship*

A $5,000 grant and two $2,500 prizes are given out each spring and fall semester as part of the Burress Injury Law Underdog Scholarship fund’s $20,000 annual allocation.

All undergraduate students in the United States are eligible to apply for our scholarships, and the recipients’ schools may use the funds for tuition and other educational costs. Applications are now being accepted for our three scholarships for the spring of 2023.

In Honor Of…

We offer our scholarship awards in loving honor of our Grandparents

  • Wilbur “Buddy” & Jackie Morgan
  • Dr. Ron & Gloria Ridge
  • Elroy & Kathryn Schulze
  • Henry & Tena Burress

Eligibility

Any students who meet the following criteria are eligible to apply for a Spring 2023 Burress Injury Law Scholarship:

  • You are a U.S. citizen.
  • You have a demonstrated record of community or volunteer service.
  • You are enrolled in an undergraduate program at an accredited U.S. college or university for the 2022-2023 academic year.
    High school graduates may apply if you are enrolled in college for the semester immediately following the application deadline.

Application Instructions

If you’re interested in submitting, please respond to the following prompt with a 500-word essay (any submissions more than 500 words won’t be accepted):

We would love to learn about your connection with your grandparent in your response, as well as any noteworthy ways they have helped you and you have helped them, if you are fortunate enough to have a grandparent who is or was significant in your life.

Please include your contact information, a professional photo of yourself, and documentation of your college enrolment along with your essay.

The form below should be used to submit all materials.

The application deadline for a scholarship for the spring of 2023 is December 6, 2022. Per candidate, one submission is allowed.

Selection Criteria

Three awardees will be chosen at random from among all applications for the spring of 2023 according to the following standards:

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By January 6, 2023, the beneficiaries of the Spring 2023 prizes will be informed, and their awards will be forwarded to the financial assistance departments of their respective schools. The winners consent to having their name, essay, and likeness published on the Burress Injury Law website and in other promotional materials.

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