The Behan Law Group, P.L.L.C.


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The Behan Law Group military veteran scholarship

Applications Currently Open

At The Behan Law Group, P.L.L.C., we have great respect for those who dedicate their lives in service to their country and community. Our founding attorney, Michelle Behan, is a U.S. Navy Veteran, and she has been a passionate advocate for Veterans throughout her legal career, including by providing criminal defense counsel for Veterans in need and serving on a regional committee for Veterans’ issues in Arizona under Senator Jeff Flake.

We are offering The Behan Law Group Military Veteran Scholarship to support Veterans and their children in the pursuit of higher education. This scholarship in the amount of $1,000 can be used for tuition and other educational expenses at a college or university of your choice.

The deadline for our scholarship is June 10, 2024 at 11:59PM.

Am I Eligible to Apply?

You may apply for the Behan Law Group Military Veteran Scholarship if the following statements are true:

  • You are a U.S. military Veteran, a current service member in the U.S. military, or the child of a Veteran or current service member
  • You are currently enrolled in, or have been accepted to, an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited university or college in the U.S.
  • Your college or university education will continue at least through the Fall 2024 semester
  • You are 18 years of age or older
  • Your current cumulative GPA is at least 2.5

How Do I Apply?

For your application to be considered, you will need to submit an essay of 500 to 1,000 words on the following topic:

How has your experience as a Veteran or the child of a Veteran influenced your academic and career goals?

How do you plan to use your education to make a positive impact in your community?

With your essay, you will also need to submit your most recent high school or college academic transcript, proof of military service for yourself or your parent, a professional headshot, and contact information including your name, address, phone number, and email address.

Winner Selection

Attorney Michelle Behan and the staff at The Behan Law Group, P.L.L.C. will review and judge applications according to the following criteria:

  • diamond

    Thoughtfulness, self-reflection, & originality

  • diamond

    Writing quality, including spelling, grammar, organization, and clarity

  • diamond

    Adherence to the application instructions and criteria

We will select and notify winners no later than July 10, 2024, and we will work with the financial aid department at your chosen college or university to submit the award. Scholarship winners must consent to the use of their name, likeness, and essay for The Behan Law Group’s marketing and promotional purposes.

The Behan Law Group Scholarship Fall 2023 Winners

Maci Kluesner

Maci Kluesner, Fall 2023 $1000 Scholarship Winner

Behan Law Group is excited to name Maci Kluesner as one of our $1000 award winners of the Military Veteran Scholarship. A child of a military veteran, Maci is pursuing her Juris Doctorate at Drake University Law School.

Ethan San Miguel

Ethan San Miguel, Fall 2023 $1000 Scholarship Winner

We are pleased to announce that Ethan San Miguel has been named a winner of our Military Veteran Scholarship. Ethan is a senior at Oregon State University, where he is pursuing a degree in Bio Health Sciences.

Kristy Fike

Kristy Fike, Fall 2023 $500 Scholarship Winner

For the Fall 2023 semester, Behan Law Group has selected Kristy Fike as a $500 winner of the Military Veteran Scholarship. We wish Kristy the best of luck as she pursues her business degree at Regent University.

Cory Hunter Brown

Cory Hunter Brown, Fall 2023 $500 Scholarship Winner

Cory Hunter Brown is a $500 award recipient of the Military Veteran Scholarship. We are pleased to provide Cory with support as he starts his collegiate academic career at The University of Arizona.

Contact Us With Questions

For questions related to the The Behan Law Group Military Veteran Scholarship program or how to apply, send an email here.

The Behan Law Group Military Veteran Scholarship is managed through the OVC Scholarship Network.

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