Mesothelioma cancer claims the lives of thousands of people every year in the United States, and its impact is felt for a lifetime by tens of thousands more people who are dear to them. Baron and Budd mesothelioma attorneys have been dedicated to fighting for the rights of mesothelioma cancer victims and their loved ones for over four decades, and have established these scholarships to honor their legacy. Each entry must meet the following eligibility requirements to be considered for the scholarship: %uF0B7 Open to entering freshman only, any major field of study, or undecided major, %uF0B7 Must be entering a US-based four-year university or college, or a two-year college, %uF0B7 Must provide two letters of recommendation, %uF0B7 Applicants may submit a written essay, between 800-1,250 words, %uF0B7 Applicants may submit a 2-3 minute YouTube video, or both. %uF0B7 Must be accepted into a university or college. Scholarship funds will be dispersed directly to %uF0B7 your school %uF0B7 Deadline for submissions is Monday, July 16, 2018 %uF0B7 Scholarship winners will be chosen Wednesday, August 15, 2018.