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Welsh & Welsh Offering $1,000 Scholarship


Welsh & Welsh, a personal injury firm in Omaha, Nebraska, is pleased to announce that we are now offering a twice-yearly $1,000 scholarship to students who are currently attending or planning to attend their first year of college or graduate school in the upcoming fall or spring semester. We understand the difficulties college students face financially and feel that by providing students with this opportunity, we can guarantee a brighter future.


•Students can be attending or planning to attend any college or graduate school in the U.S.
•Applicants must be attending or plan on attending for their first year.
•As proof of your first-year status, you will need to submit a digital copy of your acceptance letter—complete with the college letterhead.

Application Process: 

Applications for the current semester are due by August 1, 2017.Applicants will need to write a 500+ word essay on the following topic:

What type of volunteering do you do for your community and why are you passionate about doing so?

Once the application period closes, Welsh & Welsh will choose a winner based on the uniqueness of each essay as well as the writer’s knowledge in the topic. Creativity and unique ideas give points here.

By submitting your essay to us, you agree that your essay may be featured on our blog. We will publish the winning essay as well as 1-2 of the top contenders at our discretion. Published essays may appear with minor edits in place.

Application Instructions

To submit your application, email us your completed essay, a digital copy of the acceptance letter from the college or graduate school verifying your first-year status, and some brief information about yourself to

In the body of your email, please include your name, address, phone number, and the name of your current/planned school. You may include a brief paragraph telling us about yourself and your career-related goals, but this part should be brief. The essay should be attached as either a .DOC, .DOCX, .PDF, or .RTF, or included in the body of the email.

Send all applications and questions to

We look forward to looking at your applications!

Award Amount: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
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