2019 Joye Scholarship Program

Joye Law Firm is offering you the opportunity to win a college scholarship to help further your education.

Our firm will offer six $2,000 scholarships to graduating seniors in South Carolina who plan to attend a four-year institution of higher learning in the fall. Selection of the recipients is based on the creative entry, school activities, positions of leadership, special honors and awards, community involvement, academic performance, and professional pursuits.

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HOW TO APPLY

Applicants are required to submit the following materials along with their 2019 online application form

  1. A current high school transcript; and
  2. An infographic based on one of the following prompts:
  • What are ways young adults can address the topic of drinking and driving with their peers? In what ways can you influence your peers to make more responsible decisions in regards to drunk driving?
  • In what ways can friends add distractions in a vehicle, and is the subject discussed enough? What can be done to help avoid these situations? In what ways can you advocate safer driving among your peers?
  • Where do you think employers lack adequate safety measures? Outline some of the most dangerous occupations and where the risks for injury are commonly found. Show statistics and evidence to support your visuals.
  • Outline some of the most common cases of personal injury. How do they occur? Where do they occur? What are the most common causes of them and how can they be prevented?
  • In what way are elders abused in nursing homes? Discuss physical, mental, and emotional abuse. What are some of the signs of abuse that an individual might show and what should family members be on the lookout for?

APPLY NOW

To create your infographic feel free to use any type of design software including any of these free online websites:

https://www.canva.com/create/infographics/
https://www.easel.ly/
https://piktochart.com/
https://venngage.com/
http://vizualize.me/

All infographics must be uploaded along with the rest of your application. Entries will not be returned to the applicant.

Start of Submission of Application: February 1st, 2019
Deadline of Submission of Application: April 1st, 2019

How to Win

Our selection committee will review your packet with a particular focus on your creative entry along with your community involvement.

We intend to “publish” the six winning creative entries and disseminate them to leaders throughout South Carolina. Each scholarship recipient will be notified at your respective school’s year-end awards ceremony. If your school does not have such a ceremony, we will notify the scholarship winners no later than June 30, 2019.

If you have any questions or would like to apply using this pdf version of the application, please feel free to contact:

Nicole Cerullo
5861 Rivers Avenue, Suite 101
North Charleston, SC 29406
Phone: 843.725.4252
Email: ncerullo@joyelawfirm.com
Web: www.joyelawfirm.com

We look forward to reviewing your application and wish you success in all your future endeavors.

SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION HERE

The 2019 scholarship application phase is now closed, please check back to see this year’s winners and next year’s application.

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