Empowering Survivors of Trauma (Scholarship)

Welcome to The Empowering Survivors of Trauma Scholarship. We are thrilled to announce our essay scholarship contest, which centers on the empowering theme of supporting survivors of trauma. Through this initiative, we aim to recognize and support students who demonstrate a commitment to empowering survivors, while also fostering awareness and understanding of the challenges they face.

This year’s topic is: Empowering Survivors of Trauma

Survivors of trauma often face immense challenges on their journey towards healing and recovery. In your essay, explore the various ways in which individuals, communities, and society as a whole can empower survivors of trauma to reclaim their lives and thrive. Consider the importance of support networks, access to resources, advocacy efforts, and other forms of assistance in helping survivors overcome adversity and achieve resilience.

Scholarship Details:

The Empowering Survivors of Trauma Scholarship offers a $1,000 award to support the educational pursuits of promising students who are dedicated to empowering survivors of trauma and promoting positive change.

To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Applicants must be about to enroll or currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program, or community college in the United States.
  • High school students may apply if they have been accepted to an accredited college or university.
  • Applicants must have a Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Application Requirements: To apply for the scholarship, applicants must submit the following documents via email to: [email protected]
  • Resume including contact details.
  • Academic transcript that includes their cumulative GPA.
  • Original essay addressing the prompt: “Empowering Survivors of Trauma.”

Deadline: The application deadline for the scholarship is February 10, 2025.

At Donaldson & Weston, we believe in the importance of empowering survivors of trauma and creating a more supportive and compassionate society for all. Through our scholarship program, we aim to recognize and support students who share our commitment to empowering survivors and promoting positive change. We look forward to receiving your thoughtful and insightful essays and are excited to see the impact you will make as future leaders and advocates for justice.

Apply now and join us in our mission to empower survivors of trauma and create a brighter, more compassionate future for all.