May Law LLP is dedicated to helping people in need seek the justice they deserve through devoted and steadfast representation. Our firm knows how crucial it is for the success of any community to instill the same dedication to justice and desire to serve others.

With that in mind, we are excited to offer this scholarship to help support the education of a student who shares these same values and work to promote just and resolute civil service in their communities and are passionate about helping those in need.

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 must be dedicated to civil service and promoting equality and able to demonstrate this commitment via their essay response.
  • All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 or above.

Essay Prompt & Questions

Respond to the following in an essay of 1,000 words or less:

  • Describe a circumstance that served as a pivot point for your dedication to a community of which you are a part.
  • Since this time, what have you done to help build your community and promote equality?
  • In what ways will your education help you continue civil service and community building in the future?

Application Materials

  • Updated resume
  • Essay, 1,000 word maximum. See essay questions above.
  • Current unofficial transcript


Submission Deadline: December 31st, 2018

All application materials must be submitted by this date

Award Announcement: January 31st, 2019

Scholarship Amount: $1000

Application Instructions

Scholarship applicants must submit all application materials (see above) by email to: