CCRA Student Scholarship

The California Court Reporters Association will award a $500 scholarship to a student in the 160 to 200 speed level.  The recipient will be selected by the SOS Committee and approved by the Board of Directors.

Your application and essay must be postmarked by September 6, 2016, at Midnight.

Essay to answer the following question: Choose one quotation that defines who you are and explain why that quotation pertains to your court reporting journey.

Essay limit is no more than two pages, must be in legal format using line and page numbers and must use the Minimum Transcript Format Standards adopted by the Court Reporters Board.  Your essay must be read, approved and initialed by your English instructor.  If requirements are not followed, the essay will not be considered.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Current member of CCRA.
  • Speed level:  160 - 200 wpm and in good academic standing.   Do not send transcripts.  The SOS Committee Chair will verify your eligibility.
  • Essay must be read, approved and initialed for submission by your English instructor and include your name and speed level.

Student Scholarship Application