Robert F. Lawson was a veteran who used his life to make the world a better place.
After retiring from the military, Robert continued his mission of benefiting the world by helping those in need. As tomorrow’s workforce comes of age, it’s critical that those who are dedicated to helping others have the support necessary to do so.
This scholarship seeks to support high school and undergraduate students who intend to spend their careers helping other people.
Any low-income high school senior or undergraduate student who is planning to pursue a career in healthcare, social work, government, education or a related field may apply for this scholarship.
To apply, tell us about yourself and how you hope to help the world with your career.
Please tell us a bit about yourself and how you plan to make a positive impact on the world through your career.
The application deadline is Apr 16, 2023. Winners will be announced on May 16, 2023.
Award amounts per winner are designated by the donor. Check the award amount for a detailed breakdown.
The winner will be publicly announced on May 16, 2023. Prior to the announcement date, we may contact finalists with additional questions about their application. We will work with donors to review all applications according to the scholarship criteria. Winners will be chosen based on the merit of their application.
Award checks will be sent to the financial aid office of the winner's academic institution or future academic institution in their name to be applied to their tuition, and in the name of their institution (depending on the school's requirements). If the award is for a qualified educational non-tuition expense, we will work with the winner directly to distribute the award and make sure it goes towards qualified expenses.
Before we award the scholarship, the winner will be required to confirm their academic enrollment status. Depending on the circumstances, verification of Student ID and/or their most recent transcript will be required.
If you have any questions about this scholarship or the Bold.org platform, just email firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll get back to you as quickly as we can.
Yes. The terms and conditions for this scholarship can be found here.