2019–2020 Dubuque County Right to Life (DCRTL) Scholarship Guidelines and Application
Graduating high school seniors who plan to attend college.
Up to $10,000 is available to be awarded at the discretion of the judging committee.
- Students must submit a written copy of an original speech (5–10 minutes in length) on the topic “A Voice for the Voiceless”.
- Students must submit evidence of service hours logged in the cause of protecting human life.
- Students must submit one (1) recommendation letter describing individual commitment to some aspect of the DCRTL mission.
Finalists will be chosen on the quality of the written speech. If chosen as a finalist, the student must be available to participate in a speech presentation on Saturday, April 11, 2020, from 9 AM–12 PM, at the DCRTL office, 2205 Carter Road, Dubuque, Iowa.
The Application, Written Speech, Log of Service Hours, and Recommendation Letter must be uploaded to the DCRTL website.
Submissions of the Application, Written Speech, Log of Service Hours, and Recommendation Letter are due by Friday, March 13, 2020.
Finalists will be notified of their status and are expected to participate in a presentation of speeches on Saturday, April 11, 2020 at the DCRTL office.
The scholarship selections of the judging committee are final. We appreciate and look forward to reviewing all submissions!