At The Eberst Law Firm, we understand the value of getting a good education so that you can do things you want to in life and take care of the people you love. We also realize that college can be expensive. That is why we have created a $2,000 scholarship that is easy to apply for.
The Eberst Law Firm Scholarship is open to individuals who are currently attending or planning on attending an accredited college in the United States. In order to enter, the student or prospective student must submit a video essay on the selected topic for that semester.
To apply for the Fall 2023 scholarship contest, applicants must submit a 1-2 minute video essay on that semester’s selected topic.
Every year, thousands of pedestrian and bicycle accidents occur on college campuses across the country. Some of these are minor, some cause injuries, and unfortunately, some lead to death.
This difficult issue makes perfect sense when you consider how common walking and biking to and from class is among college students.
Using data, examples from other schools, and your own ideas, answer the following question:
What could colleges do to make campus safer for bicyclists, walkers, and other exposed modes of transportation like scooters and skateboards?
Video essays combine different forms of media such as video, audio (voice-over, music, sound effects), and text overlay to analyze a topic. In a lot of ways, they are similar to a written essay, with an introduction, body, and conclusion. An effective video essay will have a strong thesis or argument.
Video essays may include any or all of the following:
*If you need additional guidance, search YouTube for video essays and see what other students have created. You can also find plenty of articles about the structure of a video essay, where to find free stock videos, how to make your video look good, and many other helpful topics online.
The application guidelines are as follows:
The winner of the Fall 2023 scholarship will be contacted directly using the info provided.
We look forward to viewing your submissions and helping the winner meet their education costs.
Once you have completed your video and you have published it on a social media platform, click the link below.
Please do not send a video file attached to the email or other type of submissions that don’t meet the requirements above.
Remember to include the information above and the link to your video submission.
His video on pedestrian safety on college campuses was outstanding and showed real skill, a willingness to invest time in his application, and created an overall great video.
Check out Aaron’s winning submission below:
Tiffany is a student at Loyola Law School in Los Angeles, California.
Within a creative, artistic, and informational video, Tiffany discusses the role that human error plays in motor vehicle accidents and the potential for decreasing these risks through AI.
Check out Tiffany’s winning submission below:
Ivan Naranjo (Spring 2022)
Ivan graduated from the University of Texas and is now on his way to study law at Texas Tech School of Law. Ivan created an awesome video where he told a personal story while answering the prompt. Everyone here at the firm was so impressed. Great job Ivan.
Check out Ivan’s winning submission below: