Deadline: August 1, 2018
- This scholarship is offered to any student currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States. This includes incoming first-year college students who are high school graduates or possess a GED.
- The scholarship candidate must be able to show proof of admission or attendance (e.g., a transcript or acceptance letter) at an accredited educational program, as stated above.
- The scholarship candidate must be in good academic standing, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above.
- The scholarship candidate must have an interest in the legal field and be pursuing (or intending to pursue) a career in this industry. (Note: The candidate does not have to be attending law school specifically.)
Please submit the following documents in order to be considered:
- An up-to-date resumé or C.V.
- A current unofficial transcript from the candidate’s college. Incoming first-year college students may submit a current unofficial transcript from their high school and a copy of their college acceptance letter (PDF file type preferred).
- A brief essay response (1000 words maximum) addressing the following:
Tell us how your education has influenced your life and why you wish to pursue a career in the legal industry. How has your education shaped your values and your goals? What do you wish to accomplish by entering the legal field? How will your higher education help you contribute to your community in positive and lasting ways?
*Please review scholarship prior to application to determine eligibility and legitimacy.