Ronald D. Weiss Scholarship
Scholarship Sponsored by Ronald D. Weiss, P.C. Attorney at Law
The cost of obtaining a college education has grown rapidly over the past few decades, making it more and more difficult for many people to realize their educational goals. As an attorney, Ronald D. Weiss understands the value of higher education, as well as the tremendous investment of time and money involved in obtaining a higher education. In an effort to help a new generation of college students meet their educational costs, Mr. Weiss is pleased to announce that he is offering incoming and existing college students an opportunity to win a $2,500 college scholarship. The scholarship is based on an essay contest where the contestants take a position on a relevant topic dealing with bankruptcy, foreclosure and/or debtor-creditor law. Every year the essay topic will change. Details on eligibility and the application process can be found below.
In order to be eligible to apply for the scholarship, applicants must fit the following criteria:
A) Be currently enrolled in a college or university or planning to enroll as a freshman for the 2021-2022 academic year.
B) Be in good academic standing with your current educational institution.
C) If under 18, have the permission of your parent or guardian to apply.
The following factors will be considering in determining the winner:
A) Demonstrated understanding of the issues raised
C) Quality of writing
D) The applicant's demonstrated the potential for success in a field related to law