Scholarship 

Pickard Parry Pfau Southpaw Scholarship

Pickard Parry Pfau, personal injury attorneys in Las Vegas, are pleased to promote higher education and give back to the community with a scholarship for southpaws.


Applicant Eligibility Requirements:

  • Open to left-handed high school seniors and college or graduate students who live in the United States
  • Student must enroll in college or graduate school beginning no later than Fall 2016
  • Winner is not based on financial need, but will be selected by Pickard Parry Pfau’s selection committee based on creativity, humor, and overall quality
  • Relatives of Pickard Parry Pfau attorneys and staff may not enter
  • Applicants required to upload a video to YouTube (instructions below)

Judging Criteria:

The winner will be selected based on creativity, humor, and quality based on the subjective opinions of the Pickard Parry Pfau Scholarship Selection Committee


Scholarship Official Rules

Eligibility

  • Open to left-handed high school seniors and college or graduate students who live in the United States
  • Student must enroll in college or graduate school beginning no later than Fall 2016
  • Winner is not based on financial need, but will be selected by Pickard Parry Pfau’s selection committee based on creativity, humor, and overall quality
  • Relatives of Pickard Parry Pfau attorneys and staff may not enter
  • Applicants required to upload a video to YouTube (instructions below)

Read complete contest information before applying. Please read all requirements carefully.

Entries that do not meet ALL requirements will be automatically disqualified from the contest without notification to the student.

Submission Method

The application must be submitted via the online form that can be found here. The video must be uploaded to YouTube prior to submitting the form, as the form requires the YouTube link to be included.

Video

  • Record a one- to two-minute video responding to the following prompt (video can be filmed on a smartphone, digital camera/camcorder or webcam and must be recorded in the “landscape” (long) format rather than “portrait” (tall) format).
  • How has being left-handed affected your school experience? Start by stating your name, then answer the question and share an experience. Be creative. Humor is appreciated. (Don’t take the question too seriously.)
  • Upload the video to Youtube. Make sure you put “Pickard Parry Pfau Scholarship 2015” in the title of the video. Also ensure that the video is not marked “private,” or we will not be able to view it. Instructions for uploading a video on YouTube can be found here

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Timeline

Applicants may submit entries from September 1, 2015 through July 31, 2016. Winner will be announced and awarded the scholarship by August 15, 2016.

Awards

One (1) winning applicant will receive a $1,500 scholarship. Award money is to be applied to cover winner’s educational expenses in the field or major of their choosing. The receipt of this award by the winner is subject to the following conditions: All monetary awards must be applied to cover winner’s college, university, or vocational school tuition and education-related expenses, such as room and board or books and supplies. Under no circumstances should monies awarded to winners be used toward non-educational expenses.

All Rights Reserved

Pickard Parry Pfau reserves the right to terminate this promotion without notice as deemed appropriate to Pickard Parry Pfau. Notwithstanding said termination, the scholarships will be awarded as set forth in these Official Rules

Limitation of Liability

Pickard Parry Pfau is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, technical error, or human error which may occur in the processing of entries and submissions. Pickard Parry Pfau assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect or alteration of entries. Pickard Parry Pfau reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Pickard Parry Pfau Scholarship, in whole or in part, at any time.

Selection of Finalists

Following the July 31, 2016 deadline, Pickard Parry Pfau will contact the winner via email.

Selection of Winners

One (1) winner will be selected from among the applicants, notified and announced by August 15, 2016. The odds of winning depend on the quality of each entry and the number of applicants. This is the same scholarship opportunity offered at lawyers-plus.com/scholarship. Lawyers Plus is a fictitious business name of Pickard Parry Pfau. The decisions of judges are final. Winner will be notified via email. Submission of application constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) to use winners’ names, cities, states, likenesses and/or voices for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity without compensation. Awards will be sent to the winner after all required proof and documentation is received.

Terms & Conditions

By entering, participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Pickard Parry Pfau, which shall be final. All applicable federal, provincial, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Except where prohibited by law, participation constitutes the participant’s consent to Pickard Parry Pfau’s use of their names, cities and states of residence, and entries (videos) for advertising, publicity, and promotional purposes in any media, online or offline, without further permission, consent, payment or other consideration. If, for any reason, the promotion is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the promotion, Pickard Parry Pfau reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion and to select winners from among all eligible entries received prior to the date of termination. Pickard Parry Pfau reserves the right to amend or modify the Terms & Conditions at any time during the promotion.