NALS of Phoenix Scholarship Award
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS IS OCTOBER 31, 2017. APPLICATIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN OCTOBER 30, 2017, BY THE U.S. POSTMASTER TO BE CONSIDERED.
October 30, 2017
About this Award
NALS of Phoenix is awarding two (2) scholarships in the amount of $375 each to students who intend to pursue their education in the legal field. In addition, any NALS of Phoenix member in good standing is eligible to submit an application for one of the NALS of Phoenix scholarships.
All applications must be made upon this form approved by NALS of Phoenix (a copy of which is attached) and returned in triplicate (original plus two copies). All applications must be signed by the applicant. Once the application has been completed, it should be mailed to:
Tina M. Ziegler, ACP
NALS of Phoenix Scholarship Chair
c/o Hammerman & Hultgren, P.C.
3101 N. Central Avenue, Suite 500
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Scholarship funds will be paid directly to the institution and/or entity with whom the scholarship winner intends to use the funds. Upon petition to the Board of Directors, and for good cause shown, scholarship funds may be disbursed directly to a scholarship winner. In such case, the Board will require that receipts for such funds be provided to the State Scholarship Chairman. Scholarship funds are to be used for any legal field related expense (e.g. tuition, books, PP, PLS or ALS exam fees, or other educational opportunity sponsored by NALS of Phoenix or NALS).
In the event that a scholarship winner withdraws or is dropped by the institution at any time prior to full use of the funds, the funds shall be retained by NALS of Phoenix.
The scholarship winner must commence collection of the award no later than December 31, 2018 following announcement of said winner, or the scholarship shall be forfeited. Further, a scholarship winner must finish collection of the scholarship award within five (5) years of announcement of the award, or the remainder of the scholarship shall be forfeited. This scholarship cannot be used for payment of student loans already in existence.