Nicholas Braswell Strong Roots Scholarship
Scholarship Sponsored by Nicholas Braswell Attorney at Law
As day-to-day life becomes increasingly digital and experiences become increasingly "remote," discussion about what it takes to build healthy communities becomes more and more important. Nicholas Braswell is proud to sponsor the Strong Roots Scholarship and Essay Contest as a way to promote discussion about the meaning of community in the digital age and as a way to sponsor educational opportunities for individuals who are dedicated to building strong communities where passions and careers can take root.
This essay contest and the associated $500 scholarship is open to individuals throughout the country who are enrolled in any accredited post-secondary institution during 2019-2020 school year.
Criteria for Eligibility and Selection
To be eligible for the Nicholas Braswell Strong Roots Scholarship, essay contestants must adhere to the following criteria:
A) All candidates must be currently enrolled (or planning to enroll) in an accredited post-secondary program, which includes: community colleges, private or public undergraduate colleges, and universities, private or public graduate degree programs, law programs, and business programs. If the essay contest winner cannot provide evidence of enrollment at the time of scholarship disbursement, a new winner will be selected.
B) All candidates must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater.
C) All candidates must possess an interest in community building, as demonstrated by their essay and resume.