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January 28, 2019

Workers’ Rights Advocacy Scholarship for UW Students

Emery Reddy PLLC is a small law firm downtown that specializes in workers’ rights advocacy (and are one of the few in the state that do specifically work in worker’s compensation and employment law) and are currently seeking students that might be interested in their $2,500 Legal Studies scholarship. They ask applicants to explain why they are interested in advocating for workers’ rights and have recently extend their deadline for the Legal Studies scholarship to February 28th, 2019.

The person who is spearheading the outreach for the scholarship is Laura Scott. Her email is and her number is (206) 442-9106 if you have any questions!

Details for the scholarship:

Legal Studies Scholarship

Award amount: $2,500

Deadline: February 28th, 2019

Type: Writing

Description: Emery | Reddy PLLC will extend an award each year to a student who displays an interest in advocating on behalf of workers. We ask applicants to submit an essay of no more than 500 words that discusses a unique experience with workers’ rights issues or their interest in workers’ rights advocacy and pursing law. Applicants must be currently enrolled at the University of Washington.