Fathers Moving Forward Scholarship
According to the U.S. Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics, 29% of single parents in college are fathers. This growing population of single fathers faces unique struggles when trying to advance their education.
Men’s Rights Divorce & Family Law™ of New Jersey by Schultz & Associates, LLC has a vested interest in supporting and encouraging good fathers who are dedicated to building a different future for themselves and their children.
It is with these individuals in mind that MR. Men’s Rights Divorce & Family Law™ of New Jersey by Schultz & Associates, LLC, proudly announces the creation of the Fathers Moving Forward $1,000 Scholarship to benefit those who show a commitment to pursuing higher education while maintaining their commitment to being a dad.
If you want more information about previous winners, read about our 2018 Set Sail Scholarship Winner, Hannah Griffin. Her single father’s commitment to supporting her and her siblings gave her a great foundation to persevere. She told us, “As I continue to walk my path to success, I take comfort in knowing that although the waters are rough, we do our best to adjust the sails as we go.”
If you have any questions, email SchultzAssociate@gmail.com and we’ll respond promptly. Please do not call or chat. Any emails sent to other firm-related emails will be disqualified.
The Scholarship Eligibility Requirements
The scholarship will be awarded to one undergraduate or graduate student who is currently a full-time student enrolled in an accredited college, university or an accredited law school. The applicant must be a single father.
To be eligible, the applicant must describe how their education goals will better their future for your family. The submission can be in the following forms:
- A 1-page essay
- A video
- Photographs with explanations
Applicants must have a combined GPA of 3.0 or above.
Applicants must submit the following to MR. Men’s Rights Divorce & Family Law™ of New Jersey by Schultz & Associates, LLC by August 1st, 2019:
- A completed application, which can be downloaded by clicking here.
- A 1-page personal essay as described above
- A certified copy of a current student transcript confirming the GPA requirements
The completed application, essay, and the certified transcript should be emailed to: SchultzAssociate@gmail.com
- The scholarship can be used only for tuition and other academic expenses.
- A check for $1,000 will be made payable to the scholarship winner’s school to cover these expenses.
- A winner will be chosen and notified by August 31, 2019.
Winners agree to provide personal information if requested, to MR. Men’s Rights Divorce & Family Law™ of New Jersey by Schultz & Associates, LLC, and authorize the firm to publish their name, photo, the name of their college, university or law school, and their essay on one or more of their websites, and/or on other marketing materials.
Men’s Rights Divorce & Family Law of New Jersey by Schultz & Associates, LLC will not be responsible for any late, lost or incomplete submissions as well as any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the scholarship.
Essays and videos will be checked by the firm for plagiarism, and any instances of plagiarism will result in automatic disqualification.