Tribeca Capital Group, LLC is excited to announce its newly established $2,500 Tribeca Capital Group Scholarship. By offering this scholarship, Tribeca is honored to play a small part in advancing the winning candidate toward achieving his or her higher education goals.
One worthy candidate will be handpicked from a pool of qualified entries to receive the $2,500 scholarship award, applicable to the 2021-22 school year. The last day to apply is June 15, 2021.
More About Tribeca Capital Group
As a pioneer in pre-settlement lawsuit loans, Tribeca Capital Group has helped hundreds of individuals acquire advances on their pending litigation compensation.
Lawsuit settlement loans are cash advances that use potential court-awarded compensation as collateral. Clients only repay their advance if they win their case. They are often the only way for deserving plaintiffs to obtain the resources they need to see their lawsuits through to completion.
Tribeca Scholarship Eligibility
All applicants for the Tribeca Capital Group Scholarship must:
- Have legal resident status in the United States
- Intend to enroll in an accredited college or university in the U.S. for the 2021-22 term
- Be in good standing with their current academic institution
- Submit all required paperwork by the June 15, 2021 deadline, including:
- Updated academic transcripts
- An essay as detailed below
Each applicant for the $2,500 Tribeca Capital Group Scholarship is required to write an essay and submit it along with his or her application. The composition should be no more than 1,000 words. Please select ONE of the following topics:
- Does Litigation Finance Expand Access to Justice?
- What Are the Pros and Cons of Pre-Settlement Funding?
Of particular interest to the selection committee will be how these topics specifically affect you and your educational journey. This may consist of your personal experience with the justice system and how funding, or the lack thereof, impacted your circumstances. You may also draw upon ways in which your chosen topic might impact your field of study or future profession.
Scholarship Application Deadline
Tribeca Capital Group must receive your complete scholarship application no later than June 15, 2021. Applications postmarked after this date or that do not conform to the requirements listed above are deemed ineligible and will not be considered by the selection committee.
Winning Scholarship Selection Process
Tribeca Capital Group representatives will form a selection committee to choose the $2,500 scholarship winner. This committee will review eligible applications received ahead of the June 15, 2021 deadline. A final decision will be made approximately 30-60 days after this date.
The chosen recipient for the $2,500 Tribeca Capital Group Scholarship will be notified directly before public announcements are made. The winner’s information will be publicized soon after via a national press release. The recipient’s name, photo, and his or her winning essay may also be posted on the Tribeca Capital Group website.
Terms and Conditions
For a complete rundown of the terms and conditions for the 2021-22 Tribeca Capital Group Scholarship, please review our official terms and conditions page.