Scholarship Program

Our goal is to empower the next generation’s youth, by helping them get the education they need, and deserve. 

Raiser & Kenniff, a Los Angeles criminal defense law firm, believes in helping students get the education they rightfully deserve, and need. We believe each student should be in control of his destiny. That begins with a proper education. It means, people like us – accomplished attorneys, giving back to students and helping them get an education and being able to forge their own path. Getting a higher education is the only way to succeed in life. Our attorneys want to help students by contributing funds from our salaries into the creation of a brand new scholarship for college students.

The scholarship is available to any part time, or full time, student.

It is for $4500 – and is renewable.

Awarded on 3/20/2017

No application fee

We will never contact the student after he, or she, applies.

It can be used for any school expenses.

 

Below are the requirements:
-Be in an accredited college, in the USA
-Have a 3.3 GPA minimum
-Apply no later than 2/20/2017

-Awarded on 3/20/2017
-Send in an essay, with your contact info, and unofficial transcript to rgarner@losangelescriminallawyers.com

 

The Essay Should Be About
-Why getting a higher education is important to you?
-What challenges have you faced, when attempting to get this education, and how have you handled them?
-How have you grown as a student, due to this challenge?

 

Winners Notified

Winners will be notified directly, by email.

 

When Applying Please Include

First + Last name

Email Address for best contact + phone number

Unofficial Transcript

Info about where you are attending + current major

 


 

2015 Winner – Anna Araujo  / Biology Major at New York University

2014 Winner – Sienna Washington  / English Major at Hofstra University

2013 Winner – Pedro Martinez  / Physics Major at University of Pennsylvania

2012 Winner – James Karoll  /Nursing Major at Nassau Community College