Belluck & Fox and Mesotheliomahelp.net Scholarship
Deadline: October 12
Belluck & Fox law firm and Mesotheliomahelp.net have come together to provide ten students studying inside the US with a scholarship to help fund their education. The Belluck & Fox and Mesotheliomahelp.net scholarship has been created to help raise awareness for Mesothelioma and its cure. Students at a college or university can apply for this award by completing the application form and submitting it along with an essay based on one of the following topics:
- A personal, mesothelioma survivor story
- History of asbestos use in the United States within the manufacturing industry
- The latest developments in the treatment of mesothelioma
The final essay must be posted to either a university blog or website, or it can be posted on a personal blog or website by the submission deadline. Essays will be judged by the partners of Belluck & Fox, LLP. Judges will be looking at content along with style, grammar, originality, articulation and clarity.
The first place winner will be awarded $5,000; second place will receive $2,500; third place will receive $1,250; fourth place will receive $500; fifth place will receive $250; there will be five honorable mentions named, each of which will receive a $100 award.
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