2024 Veteran CEO Scholarship

At Sechler Law Firm, LLC, we are driven by a profound mission—to help families make great plans. Our commitment extends beyond estate planning; it encompasses a passion for nurturing the entrepreneurial spirit. It is with this vision in mind that we proudly present the 2024 Veteran CEO Scholarship.

This scholarship is not just an opportunity; it’s a salute to the dedication of those who have served or are currently serving in the military. We recognize the sacrifices you’ve made for our country, and we believe in your potential to achieve your dream of owning a business. 

Our inspiration for this scholarship is to empower individuals to realize their entrepreneurial dreams. We firmly believe that with the right support, education, and strategic planning, you can turn your business aspirations into reality. This scholarship embodies our commitment to making a positive impact on your journey.

From now until May 31, 2024, the 2024 Veteran CEO Scholarship will provide a $1,000 financial boost to deserving applicants. This scholarship isn’t just about monetary assistance; it’s about guiding you on the path to success. We invite you to share your aspirations, your business vision, and your timeline for achieving it.

Your service deserves to be celebrated, and your entrepreneurial spirit deserves to be unleashed. Continue reading to learn more about this scholarship’s eligibility and application requirements. 


  • Applicants must be legal residents of the United States, residing in any of the 50 states or the District of Columbia.
  • Candidates must be enrolled in a vocational program or a two to four-year post-secondary institution for the upcoming semester after the application deadline. This includes current high school seniors, vocational students, college students, and graduate students.
  • To qualify, individuals must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher and be in good academic standing.

Please note that the following individuals are not eligible to participate in the competition:

  • Employees of Sechler Law Firm, LLC, their immediate families (parent, child, sibling, and spouse), and persons living in the same households of such individuals (whether related or not). 

Application Requirements:

  • Essay Response: Submit a 750-1000 word essay addressing the prompt: 
    • Students with previous or current military service are invited to apply for this scholarship. Our firm is looking to give back to veterans who have served or currently serve our country and who also want to follow the American Dream of owning your own business. Please describe your entrepreneurial aspirations, what business you are looking to start, and a brief timeline covering how you plan to do so. 
  • Professional Resumé: Provide a comprehensive resumé detailing your academic and professional experience.
  • Transcript: Include an official transcript from your current institution. First-year college students, graduate students, or recent transfers can submit an unofficial transcript from their current school and the most recent official transcript from their previous school. High school students must also show proof of college or university acceptance.
  • Preference: Priority will be given to applicants from or attending secondary school in Pennsylvania.

The recipient of the 2024 Veteran CEO Scholarship will be chosen during the month following the scholarship deadline.

Application Deadline and Instructions:

To be eligible for this scholarship, candidates must email their full application (including the essay, resumé, and transcript) to data@sechlerlawfirm.com by May 31, 2024. Any applications sent after this date will not be considered.

Scholarship applications should be sent with the subject line “Sechler Law Firm, LLC – 2024 Veteran CEO Scholarship Application.”

Please send any questions to data@sechlerlawfirm.com.