Upsolve, a national legal services nonprofit funded by the federal government and Harvard University is offering a scholarship opportunity to your students.
To empower the next generation of change-makers, they are encouraging students to submit short essays (500-1000 words) on how society can improve access to justice. The winning essay will receive $2,500.
These are the eligibility requirements:
- Must be currently attending university or college or set to attend during 2021-2022 academic year;
- Must apply via email and provide their name, university or college, major, and expected graduation month and year;
- Must be in good standing with their current or prospective institution;
- Provide their application (a two-page essay on your ideas for a more equitable legal system) by March 31, 2021
Here is a link with more information about their scholarship program: https://upsolve.org/scholarship/.