The Cochran Firm, D.C. believes access to affordable higher education is essential to promoting justice and equality. In honor of our firm’s founding partner, Johnnie L. Cochran, Jr., The Cochran Firm, D.C. is pleased to offer a $1,000 scholarship twice a year to help college students further their education and make a positive impact in the community. Essays are judged on originality, creativity, and writing style. The winner will be announced on The Cochran Firm, D.C.’s website, Facebook page, and Twitter account.
Amount: $1,000 per dispersal
Dispersal: Biannually, Fall and Spring
Eligibility: High school seniors enrolled in a U.S. college and students attending post-high school education in the U.S. Winners receive a one-time dispersal per winning entry.
Topic: “How has social media helped advance the cause of civil rights in America?"
Fall Scholarship Deadline: December 1 (annually)
Spring Scholarship Deadline: June 1 (annually)
The Cochran Firm, D.C.
1100 New York Ave, Suite 340 West Tower
Washington, D.C. 20005