Lawyers Against Distracted Driving Scholarship
2020 Lawyers Against Distracted Driving Scholarship Winners
Thanks to everyone who took the time to apply in 2020! We received so many well-written, thoughtful essays that we decided to reward a scholarship to three students.
Congratulations to the following scholarship recipients!
Lauren Chen - First Place - $1,000 Scholarship
Ehitohan Iyile - Second Place - $500 Scholarship
Travis Johnson - Third Place - $250 Scholarship
The Law Office of Kenneth Berger is offering a yearly $1,000 scholarship to a South Carolina student who is either preparing for their first year of college or is currently enrolled full time at a college or university.
Our firm serves catastrophically injured people throughout South Carolina. All too often, we see the horrible effects of texting and driving on our state’s roadways. With this scholarship offering, we not only want to help students overcome the financial challenges of pursuing higher education, but also highlight the dangers of distracted driving with the hope of eliminating it altogether.
- Must be attending or planning to attend a university or college in the United States during the Fall 2020 semester
- Must be a South Carolina resident
- Must be able to provide a school transcript or acceptance letter proving your enrollment
How to Apply
To apply for the Law Office of Kenneth Berger scholarship, students must complete the application form attached below and write an essay on the dangers of distracted driving and what should be done to reduce or eliminate it. The essay must be at least 500 words, but not exceeding 1,000 words long.
Both the application and the essay may be submitted via email to [email protected] or by mail to:
5205 Forest Dr, Suite 2
Columbia, SC 29206
For any questions regarding the scholarship application process, please email Chelsea Fullerton at [email protected].
We are currently accepting submissions for the Fall 2020 semester. All materials must be submitted by April 30, 2020.
Scholarship recipients will be chosen after the application period has closed. By submitting your essay, you agree that it may be featured on our website. Only the winner will be notified.