Brian Zeiger Criminal Defense Attorney Scholarship

Who Is Eligible:

The rising cost of obtaining a college education has made it increasingly difficult for many students and families to realize their dreams of earning a college degree. As an attorney, Brian Zeiger understands the value of education as well as the financial strain that being a student can often entail. In an effort to help students meet their financial needs, The Zeiger Firm is pleased to offer a $1,000 scholarship to each winner of the biannual Brian Zeiger college scholarship essay contest.


The essay contest

In order to participate in the contest, prospective applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited United States college or university or planning to attend one in the academic year of 2018-2019. Applicants should submit a 500-word essay answering the following question to the email address provided below:

Police brutality is a subject that tops the headlines quite often. What do you think police officers and law enforcement can do/what sort of tool or invention can you think of, which would keep police officers safe without lessening their ability to do their jobs, while also not infringing on citizens rights?


Responses will be judged on the following criteria:



Deadline: 11/25/2018
How to apply:

Application procedure

In order to apply, applicants should submit their essay in word format to by 11/25/18 9 AM EST. In addition, applicants must include the following information in the body of the email to which their essay is attached:



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