Being in a car accident can be traumatic. There are companies and organizations that want to help students like you who have been in an accident! In addition to the scholarship below, you might also want to consider the scholarships related to distracted driving and driving under the influence.
Personal Injury Scholarship
Sponsor: Vasilaros | Wagner
Closing Date: April 14, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in, or accepted to be enrolled, in an accredited college or university within the United States who have sustained injuries from an accident and/or have been personally affected by a family member/caregiver’s accident.
Swim with Mike Physically Challenged Athletes Scholarship
Sponsor: Swim with Mike
Closing Date: May 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to athletes who participated in organized competitive youth, high school or collegiate athletics and subsequently have sustained a life changing accident or illness (e.g. paralysis, blindness, cancer, amputation, head injuries).
Encore Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Encore Protection
Closing Date: May 31, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently attending or have been accepted to an accredited college or university. Applicant must be the victim of a drunk driving accident or the child, dependent or spouse of a victim of a drunk driving accident.
Rosen & Ohr Law Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Rosen & Ohr Law
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: July 20, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to current community college, undergraduate and graduate students who have suffered injuries due to an accident or who have been impacted personally by a loved one’s accident.
Sponsor: Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, Inc.
Closing Date: August 10, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students who have suffered a serious injury and are committed to demonstrating a determination to rebuild their lives by attending college. Applicant must submit an essay related to their injury and how it has affected their education.
Accident Survivor Scholarship
Sponsor: Todd J. Leonard Law Firm
Closing Date: October 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is available to survivors or immediate family members of survivors, of car accidents, medical malpractice, or other incidents where someone else’s negligence caused them harm. Applicant must be a current college student.
Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship
Sponsor: Derrick Law Firm
Closing Date: December 15, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who have had his or her life altered due to an injury from a car or truck accident, be it their own injury, that of a loved one, or an influential individual.