Future Legal Advocates Scholarship

At Siegal & Richardson, LLP, we have a strong commitment to justice, integrity, and client advocacy. The firm has established itself as a trusted resource for individuals seeking compensation and resolution after suffering injuries due to the negligence of others. The personal injury lawyers at Siegal & Richardson, LLP, have extensive experience in various areas of personal injury law, including car accidents, medical malpractice, slip and fall incidents, and wrongful death cases. 


Beyond helping those that have been injured, Siegal & Richardson, LLP is also dedicated to helping the next generation of personal injury lawyers by offering the Future Legal Advocate Scholarship. This scholarship is designed to recognize and support outstanding students who exemplify qualities of compassion, empathy, and a strong commitment to making a positive impact in the field of personal injury law. 


We believe that legal advocacy should be driven not only by expertise but also by a genuine concern for the well-being of injured individuals and their families. This scholarship aims to foster the growth of compassionate legal advocates who will champion the rights of injury victims with empathy and dedication. The Future Legal Advocate Scholarship will provide $1000 to a deserving student pursuing studies related to law. The selected recipient will receive a monetary award that can be used to cover educational expenses, including tuition, books, and other academic-related costs.


Eligibility Criteria

This scholarship is open to any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate, or professional program in the United States. This includes accredited community college students as well as high school seniors and students who possess a GED who have been accepted to or are enrolled in an accredited program.


  • The scholarship applicant should demonstrate a desire to help others through their education and future career.
  • All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 or above.


Essay Prompt & Questions


Respond the following prompt and questions in an essay of 1,000 words or less:


  1. Describe a personal experience or moment that inspired your interest in personal injury law and advocacy.
  2. In your opinion, what are the most pressing challenges or issues facing individuals who have suffered personal injuries, and how do you envision yourself addressing these challenges as a legal advocate?
  3. How do you plan to promote injury prevention and awareness within your community or in your future legal career?


Required Application Materials

  • Current resume in PDF format
  • Essay: 1,000-word maximum
  • Current, unofficial transcript


Submission Deadline


All application materials must be submitted by this date: Dec. 31st, 2024


Award Announcement: Jan 2025

Award Amount




Application Instructions


Scholarship applicants must submit all application materials by email to: scholarship@siegalrichardsonlaw.com


If you have questions, please do not call the office, but submit them to the above email.