The Hartsoe Law Firm, P.C. is happy to support student education with our annual Hartsoe Law Firm Law School Scholarship. Students who are attending an undergraduate, JD, LLB, or LLM program at a college, university, or law school in the United States are encouraged to apply. Undergraduates must be interested in pursuing a law school education.

Scholarship Award:

One (1) scholarship of $500 will be awarded annually.


Any current student in an undergraduate, JD, LLB, or LLM program is eligible for the Hartsoe Law Firm Law School Scholarship with a preference to individuals that (a) have held various jobs to help support themselves through school (b)overcome personal adversity or (c) are concerned about the the rancorous tenor prevalent in American politics.


Scholarship applicants are required to do the following:

  1. Fill out a biographical information form.
  2. Write an essay regarding the decline of civility in political discourse in the United States and how you think this problem should be corrected. Please include in your essay a discussion about the importance of education in citizenship and how that process could improve informed voter participation. The essay should be at least 1,000 words long. No harangues
  3. Email your information form and essay to

Submission Deadline:

Your materials for the scholarship must be received by November 1, 2018 to be considered for the scholarship. The winner of the scholarship will be announced on December 1, 2018.

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