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2022 Jeffcoat Firm Nursing Scholarship Awards

Congratulations to our 2022 scholarship recipient Krystal Layher.

Sponsored by The Jeffcoat Firm Injury Lawyers

The Jeffcoat Firm Nursing Scholarship Awards

Welcome to The Jeffcoat Firm Injury Lawyers’ annual nursing scholarship competition. Enter an essay or video for your chance to receive one of two nursing scholarships.

The Jeffcoat Firm is proud to support the next generation of nursing professionals. Eligible applicants may submit an essay or video by the deadline for consideration.

Essay Topic

If you could change one thing to make the roads safer for all, what would it be?

Who is eligible?

  • High school juniors and seniors
  • Undergraduates in two-year and four-year colleges
  • Graduate students

You must be a United States resident or an international student attending a U.S. school.

How to Enter

  • Send your entry to
  • Submit an essay up to 600 words or a video of up to two minutes
  • Include your:
    • Name
    • Phone number
    • Address
    • Name and address of the school
  • Attach proof of enrollment – transcript, grade report, or other proof
  • Photograph (used only for announcement and promotional purposes if you are selected)
  • If under 18 – a signed letter from a parent or guardian allowing entry

Cite your sources. Plagiarism is grounds for disqualification.

We look forward to seeing your essay or video and wish you the best of luck!

What is the deadline?

The submission deadline is July 1, 2022.

What scholarships are available?

The scholarship committee will award one $1,000 scholarship.

How are winners announced?

The Winner will be notified by July 15, 2022, at the contact information given with their submission. The law firm will announce the winner on its website and on social media.

Terms and Conditions

The decision of the scholarship committee is final. By entering, you agree to let us use your name, likeness, and submission details on our website if you win. The Jeffcoat Firm owns all rights to publish, distribute and promote your essay or video. One entry per person.

All awards must be used for education expenses. Winners are responsible for any taxes that may apply to the award.

Entrants under age 18 must have parent or guardian consent to enter. Employees, current clients, and family members are not eligible. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless The Jeffcoat Firm, Haskins & Co., and its members, officers, directors, and employees against all liability and costs associated with the contest or use of scholarship funds.

About the Nursing Scholarship Competition

The Jeffcoat Firm Injury Lawyers founded their nursing scholarship competition to support and encourage nurses across South Carolina. They appreciate the growing need for nurses. The scholarship program aims to remove barriers to entry for those working to join the nursing profession.

As personal injury attorneys, The Jeffcoat Firm understands the important role that nurses play in treating injury victims. As personal injury attorneys work to hold wrongdoers accountable, nurses help victims rehabilitate their injuries while providing comfort during medical treatment.

About The Jefferson Firm Injury Lawyers

The Jefferson Firm serves Columbia, Lexington, Orangeburg, Blythewood, and all of South Carolina. Representing victims of car accidents, personal injury, premises liability, product liability, medical malpractice, and more, the law firm’s mission is to put maximum compensation in your hands.

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The Jeffcoat Firm Injury & Accident Lawyers

1333 Main St #510,
Columbia, SC 29201

(803) 373-1668

The Jeffcoat Firm Injury & Accident Lawyers

5465 Sunset Blvd Suite B,
Lexington, SC 29072

(803) 373-1302

The Jeffcoat Firm Injury & Accident Lawyers

161 Elliott St SE Suite B,
Orangeburg, SC 29115

(803) 373-7593

The Jeffcoat Firm Injury & Accident Lawyers

749-2 University Village Dr,
Blythewood, SC 29016

(803) 592-6553

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