The Atlanta personal injury attorneys at Hasner Law understand that education is the foundation to a successful career, but this may not be financially feasible for students and their families. For this reason, Hasner Law is proud to announce its $1,000 Scholarship Essay Contest.

The 2020 Essay Topic

To participate in the contest, applicants are required to write a 600-word essay answering the following questions:

The growth of autonomous driving technology has led to many companies to begin testing self-driving vehicles on our roadways. With this technology comes new challenges dealing with public safety on our roads. What safety challenges do these self-driving cars present and what type of regulations should we consider to ensure safe roads for the public?

  • Please cite of any studies, statistics, or news stories that support your points.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicants must be planning to enroll or currently enrolled in an accredited United States college or University during the 2020-2021 academic year.
  • All incoming and existing undergraduate, graduate, and law students (1L, 2L, 3L) are eligible to participate.

How to Apply

To apply, please send the essay as an attachment in an email to by September 1, 2020, 9 AM EST. In the body of the email, please include the following information:

  • Your name, address, and phone number
  • If you are under 18, contact information for your parents (name, phone number, & email)
  • The name of the school you are attending or planning on attending
  • Your current course of study
  • The best way to contact you

Once the application period has ended, our scholarship committee will review the essays and choose a winner by October 1, 2020.  The winner will be chosen considering the following factors:

  • Originality
  • Responsiveness to the question asked
  • Quality of the writing
  • Substantive content of the response

The check will be issued directly to the financial aid office of the student’s school of choice.

We are happy to announce our 2017 winner, Kevin Johnson!

We are happy to announce our 2018 winner, Johnna Ueltschi!

Hasner Law for More Information

Hasner Law focuses on workers’ compensation and motor vehicle accidents. To contact our law firm, please fill out and submit the contact form available here, or call our office today for a free consultation at 678-888-4878.