Taylor & Ring Victim Advocate Scholarship -- $5,000
Taylor & Ring announces their second annual Victim Advocate Scholarship. This annual award will be given to a student interested in pursuing the study of law with a specific goal of helping survivors of sexual assault, rape, child abuse, or sexual harassment in the workplace. The successful candidate needs to be currently enrolled in, or will be enrolled in, an accredited college or university or law school for the upcoming academic year. The scholarship can be paid directly to the student’s college or law school at his or her request, if necessary.
Scholarship amount: $5,000
- An essay of no more than 1000 words about what the civil justice systems means to you;
- Proof of enrollment in an accredited college or university or law school;
- A brief statement about your financial needs.
We may also ask the finalists for a letter of recommendation from a current or former teacher or professor or advisor.
Applications for the 2019 scholarship award are now being accepted. All applications must have been completed and submitted by April 25, 2019 in order to be eligible for consideration.
For more information, please visit: https://www.taylorring.com/scholarship/Contact: David Ring
New and Notable
MU Counseling Center Support Groups Available
Marquette University Counseling Center offers a variety of support and therapy groups each semester. Please click the links below to see their spring 2019 offerings.
Law students may be especially interested in the Counseling Center's "Survive and Thrive in Graduate/Professional School" support group. The group meets on Fridays from 3:00 - 4:15 p.m. in Holthusen Hall, Rm. 204. Graduate and professional students will discuss topics of their choice, including:
- Making the transition to graduate or professional school
- Feeling like you don't fit in or belong in your program
- Feeling overwhelmed with all of the requirements and responsibilities
- Feeling stuck in completing your capstone project