Robert Wayne Pearce Investor Fraud Awareness Scholarship

The Robert Wayne Pearce Investor Fraud Awareness Scholarship is an annual scholarship program established to help raise awareness of securities fraud and to support the education of future leaders in the field of financial regulation and consumer protection. Our securities lawyers understand that paying for college can be difficult. Especially if you are a first-generation student.

Essay Requirements

To enter, write a 500-word thoughtful essay about the Risks of Investing in the Cryptocurrency Market.

Crypto is a rapidly-growing market that is quickly gaining traction as a viable investment opportunity for both individual and institutional investors. The cryptocurrency market is highly volatile and risky, with prices that can rise or fall drastically in a short amount of time. As with any investment, it is important to understand the risks associated with investing in cryptocurrency before diving in.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicants must be EITHER out-going high school seniors (graduating summer 2023) OR students currently enrolled in a college, trade school, university, or law school as of the start of the fall 2023 semester.

Please complete the entry form below to submit your application. Your entry should include:

  • Your Name
  • A valid email address
  • Phone number
  • A copy of your transcript or proof of enrollment
  • Upload your 500-word essay as a Word doc

Deadline – December 1, 2023

Winner Announced – December 15, 2023

For more information and to apply click here