Frank J. Prainito

The Hoover Krepelka LLP Scholarship

At Hoover Krepelka, LLP, we highly value integrity, children’s rights advocacy and helping to procure resources for families during a transition. Consistent with these values, we are proud to offer a scholarship to undergraduates who have demonstrated a commitment to helping others by promoting healthy psychological development in children and/or domestic violence intervention efforts.   Awarding this scholarship to the right student each year gives us the opportunity to “pay it forward” and support students who share our values. We are proud to offer this scholarship to sincere and hard-working students who see personal success as tied to service of others. In short, we believe in and want to invest our resources in “believers.”

SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT

$1,000

ELIGIBILITY

Currently enrolled undergraduate students and currently enrolled law students

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Please write an 800-1,500 word essay about how you have and/or plan to use your undergraduate education to serve a community. What ways, if any, has/will the law or our current legal system support(ed) or hinder(ed) your endeavors? What changes, if any, would you suggest be made to our laws or our legal system in relation to your efforts to improve society? How will receiving this scholarship help you achieve your goals? Why should Hoover Krepelka, LLP select you for this scholarship?
  • Along with the essay, please record a 3 to 10-minute video of yourself explaining the key points that you wrote about in your essay. In your video, explain what your essay was about and summarize it. Typically, one-take videos that are not overly rehearsed are the best.
  • Submit proof of enrollment or an acceptance letter in an accredited university that is listed on the official website of the U.S. Department of Education.
  • Please be advised in the privacy policy below that your submission can be shared publicly.

SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION

Please email your submission to: scholarship@hooverkrepelka.com
You must include:
· Your Full Name
· Mailing Address
· Email Address
· Phone Number
· A statement of your current academic status, as well as evidence that you are currently enrolled at a college as set forth above. By applying for this scholarship, you give us express consent to confirm your admission and attendance by contacting the college or university.
· Your written submission as a Word document. Essays in any other form will not be accepted.
· Please upload your video to YouTube. Include a YouTube link in your email. Title the video with The Hoover Krepelka LLP Scholarship and your first and last name. When uploading your video to YouTube, please provide a link to our scholarship page in the appropriate place.

DEADLINE

The deadline to apply for the scholarship is August 1, 2017. The winner will be announced by August 15th, 2017.

More Details

  • The winning candidate will be selected based on the student’s essay and video by an assigned member of our team at Hoover Krepelka, LLP.
    · The scholarship funds can be sent via check.
    · This scholarship is for one academic school year.

Privacy Policy and User Communications

Privacy Policy: By submitting an application, the applicant automatically grants Hoover Krepelka, LLP permission to post the applicant’s name, college, photo (if submitted) and essay on www.hooverkrepelka.com or in other marketing communications, even if the candidate does not win the scholarship. We are also granted permission to call and/or send you information regarding your application.

User Communications: When you send email communications to Hoover Krepelka, LLP, the firm and/or its representatives may retain those communications in order to process or respond to your inquiries or application as related to the scholarship. Hoover Krepelka, LLP and its representatives will not knowingly sell, share, rent or otherwise transfer your information other than in accordance with the terms set forth in this Privacy Policy. By participating in this scholarship, you give us your express consent to confirm your admission and attendance at the college or university by contacting the institution for verification.

Terms & Conditions

All submitted photos, videos, and essays must be original work of the applicant. Only one submission may be entered per student, per year. Duplicate entries will be disqualified. All scholarships are non-renewable. By submitting an application for the Hoover Krepelka LLP Scholarship, you certify that all the information you have provided is accurate and complete.
The applicant automatically grants Hoover Krepelka, LLP, its agents and/or representatives permission to:
· Use their name, photo, essay response, and award amount, if any, in announcements or articles (i.e. social media, newsletter, etc) issued by Hoover Krepelka, LLP.
· Post the applicant’s name, college or university, video, and essay on www.hooverkrepelka.com  website.
· Call and/or send information to the applicant regarding their application.
· Winners will be notified via email, and announced publicly, as well as on Hoover Krepelka, LLP social media pages.

Students must show proof of current enrollment to an accredited US college, university or vocational/trade school within 21 calendar days by submitting either a copy of the tuition bill or a letter of proof from the school. In the event a winner cannot prove their enrollment to an accredited college, university or vocational/trade school, Hoover Krepelka, LLP will revoke the award for that individual and award it to the first runner-up.

The winner agrees to provide high-resolution .jpeg images or high resolution scans of original prints or negatives for reproduction by Hoover Krepelka, LLP The images or scans must be received with a signed statement granting Hoover Krepelka, LLP the right to use them, according to the stipulations above, prior to the award being released.

Hoover Krepelka, LLP reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, modify, add, remove or terminate any portion of this scholarship, in whole or in part, at any time, without prior notice. As a visitor of this scholarship page and/or applicant, it is your responsibility to check these Terms of Use for changes periodically. Your continued use of this scholarship page, following the posting of any such changes will mean that you unconditionally accept and agree to the aforementioned changes. For as long as you comply with these Terms of Use, Hoover Krepelka, LLP grants you a non-exclusive, personal, non-transferable, limited privilege to enter and use this scholarship page.

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