You, The Juror: Garfinkel Essay Scholarship

It is very exciting to announce the Historical Society of the New York Courts’ 2016 Garfinkel Essay Scholarship and its resourceful website!  http://www.nycourts.gov/history/garfinkel.html

Your help is essential to inform students about this educational, rewarding opportunity. Please forward this e-mail to your students and, as your time permits, offer them your advice and guidance structuring their essays. In addition to receiving a cash prize for their research and writing skills, speak with your students about how this award can set them apart as they move forward in their academic path. I look forward to your support!

 

The Historical Society of the New York Courts

CALLS FOR ESSAYS BY COMMUNITY COLLEGE STUDENTS WITHIN CUNY AND SUNY

 

2016 David A. Garfinkel Essay Scholarship

ESSAY TOPIC:

You, the Juror.

What Role Does Jury Service Play in Our Democracy?

SCHOLARSHIPS:

Six scholarships will be awarded to community college students within the CUNY and SUNY systems:

CUNY

SUNY

$1,500 1st Place
$1,000 2nd Place
$500 3rd Place

$1,500 1st Place
$1,000 2nd Place
$500 3rd Place

 

DEADLINE:

Entries will be accepted through April 1, 2016.

 

FOR WRITING TIPS, RESEARCH RESOURCES &

ONLINE SUBMISSION RULES,

VISIT THE SCHOLARSHIP WEBSITE

http://www.nycourts.gov/history/garfinkel.html

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