Hare, Wynn, Newell & Newton Annual Scholarship


Over the past century, Hare, Wynn, Newell & Newton has been at the forefront of fighting for the rights of families and individuals after injuries and losses caused by negligent conduct. Our trial attorneys have pursued justice in many different cases, some involving intricate lawsuits against powerful agricultural and pharmaceutical companies. In these trials, we have efficaciously pleaded for and been awarded many multi-million dollar jury awards and verdicts. Acting on the behest of our clients, we have recouped more than two billion dollars.

Who Should Apply

This scholarship aims to attract students from different ethnic, racial, or religious backgrounds, to help them acquire their preferred degree from any eligible university, college, law school, or institution of higher education. Applicants can apply in disciplines such as law, business, engineering, math, technology, and science. Applicants must be enrolled in or committed to a college, university, or professional school during the current calendar year in which they applied for the scholarship. Also, at the time of application, entrants must be U.S. citizens. Applicants must not be immediate employees or family members related to the Hare, Wynn, Newell & Newton law office.

Scholarship Description

Our diverse law firm primarily has operations in Birmingham, AL, and Lexington, KY. The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students with credible standing, above-average intelligence as shown through academic excellence, and a devotion to community service. Any American citizen who is enrolled in or has committed to attend a law school, graduate school, college, or university in the United States during the current calendar year can apply for our scholarship. Only applicants with a 3.0 GPA or higher will be considered for this scholarship.

The winner will receive a one-time $1,000 scholarship that will be directly disbursed to the Financial Aid and Scholarships Offices of their respective education institution. The award can cover expenses like housing, tuition, and/or books within the Cost of Attendance limit. This award is non-renewable. Entrants will be required to submit a single letter of recommendation from a teacher/professor or an employer, an official transcript, and an essay.

Essay Requirements: 750-word maximum

Essay Topic: If you had the authority to change your community in a positive way, what specific changes would you make?

How to Apply: For more information on how to apply, please visit https://hwnn.com/scholarships

Deadline: All written scholarship submission materials must be received by 11:59 PM EST on the final day of the calendar year. The winner will be announced on January 31 of the following year and will receive a one-time award of $1,000 in one lump sum.


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