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Chief Justice Samuel J. Roberts Scholarship

Purpose

The purpose of the Chief Justice Samuel J. Roberts Scholarship Fund is to provide financial assistance to law school students from Erie County, Pennsylvania, enrolled in accredited Law Schools.

Who is Eligible?

Residents of Erie County, Pennsylvania who will be entering their FIRST year at an ABA accredited law school are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Assuming the availability of funds, and provided that the student maintains a satisfactory academic record, the scholarship may be renewed for the student's second and third years.

Application

Applications will be accepted during April and May of each year. You may fill out the on-line application or request an application from the Erie County Bar Foundation, 302 West Ninth Street, Erie, Pennsylvania 16502, (814) 459-3111. Announcements of the availability of the scholarship are made annually. Applications must be completed and returned to the Erie County Bar Foundation by May 31 of each year. 

For renewal of scholarships the same application procedures will apply. Determination of renewal will be based on law school academic records and funding, with the Scholarship Committee deciding whether the student’s academic progress is satisfactory.

The Scholarship Committee

The Scholarship Committee will review all applications, making its decisions based on established criteria, focusing primarily on financial need, academic achievement and the applicant’s career statement. The Scholarship Committee is composed of Erie County Bar Foundation Trustees as well as members-at-large.

Application for the Chief Justice Samuel J. Roberts Scholarship


THE SAMUEL KRUGLIAK LEGAL SCHOLARSHIP

In 2003 the Samuel Krugliak Legal Scholarship was established to honor the firm’s founder, Sam Krugliak who passed away in April of that year. During his lifetime, Mr. Krugliak played active roles in the legal community serving as the past president of the Stark County Bar Association and former chairman of the Board of Commissioners of the Ohio Supreme Court.  Giving back to the community and civic involvement continues to be an inherent aspect of the firm’s culture today. The Samuel Krugliak Legal Scholarship is awarded to law students on an annual basis.

Consideration will be given to applicants who

1) are currently enrolled at a law school accredited by the American Bar Association;

2) have shown an active commitment to their community;

3) display strong academic achievement;

4) reside or have formerly resided in Stark, Wayne, Carroll, Holmes, Summit, Tuscarawas, Columbiana, or Mahoning Counties (the "Stark County Region") when not attending law school, and

5) desire to pursue the practice of law in the "Stark County Region."

Apply online here or  applications can be downloaded from the Firm’s website at www.kwgd.com. Qualified candidates may submit an application online through the Firm’s website or by email to byeaman@kwgd.com, SUBJECT: Legal Scholarship or by mail to the attention of Legal Scholarship/BJY.


Luvera Law Firm Scholarship

To support the pursuit of justice, equality, and fairness in the legal process, Luvera Law Firm has created the annual Luvera Law Firm Scholarship; it will assist a student who shares these ideals as she or he begins law school.

The $2,000 scholarship will help defray expenses for a student who has been accepted into or in enrolled in an accredited law school in Washington or elsewhere in the United States for enrollment in the fall of the application year.

ELIGIBILITY:

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States
  • Recipient is accepted, and will be attending, or is currently enrolled in law school in the Fall of the application year.
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA

REQUIREMENTS:

Applicants must submit the following by July 31st of the application year:

  • A completed Scholarship Application Form
  • One to three (1-3) page typed essay describing your interest in our civil justice system, personal injury law, and how you plan to pursue these interests in your legal career.
  • An official and complete copy of undergraduate college transcripts
  • An acceptance letter from an accredited law school within the United States
  • Proof of legal residency in the U.S. (i.e., birth certificate, passport, permanent resident card, etc.)

AWARD :

  • Luvera Law Firm scholarship is to be used exclusively for law school tuition and related expenses.
  • A check for $2,000 will be made payable to the award recipient’s law school to cover these expenses.
  • Recipient is expected to submit receipts in accordance with IRS regulations.

DEADLINE:

Completed applications must be submitted no later than July 31st of the application year.

Application materials should be mailed (or e-mailed in PDF format) to:

Robert Gellatly
Luvera Law Firm
701 Fifth Ave, Ste 6700
Seattle, WA 98104
 
or
 

 


The Plaxen and Adler Scholarship

The Plaxen and Adler Scholarship Awards $2500 annually to a law student who has demonstrated an interest in trial advocacy and a career as a trial lawyer, as well as the concept of a fair Civil Justice system, a just result for the injured, a desire to represent the injured and those whose rights are jeopardized. The scholarship is available to all law school students including those who are outstanding and promising scholars, have an interest in trial advocacy and possess a commitment to diversity and inclusion.

How to Apply

Applications must include the following:

  • A resume
  • An essay or letter of no more than 1000 words on how you meet the criteria
  • Up to 3 recommendations

Submit applications to bplaxen@plaxenadler.com. Please use the subject line "Plaxen and Adler Scholarship Application – [Your Name Here]".

All applications must be submitted by June 1, 2015.


Tad Nelson Law Firm Scholarship

Made possible by donations from the Houston Criminal Defense Attorneys at The Law Office of Tad Nelson & Associates.

  • This scholarship is judged primarily on need basis, but does not exclude achievement standards.
  • The scholarship must be submitted, in full, by May 31, 2015. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
  • INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
  • Applications for scholarship can be submitted by any high school senior or high school graduate from the state of Texas.
  • You must be seeking a future career in law.
  • A student aid report showing income status of your household must be attached for application to be considered.
  • Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.
  • A transcript must be attached with counselor or school representative signature for application to be considered.
  • This scholarship is a one time scholarship worth $500.
  • Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application.

The online application can be found here.


Effie Solomon Memorial Scholarship

In October 1965 a well-known Beaver County lawyer, Effie Solomon, passed away.  To honor her memory her family established the Effie M. Solomon Memorial Scholarship to aid other Beaver County women who are training to be lawyers.  In 1984 the Beaver Valley Branch began awarding this scholarship to deserving Beaver County women.

Applicant Requirements

  • Female
  • Resident of Western Pennsylvania (with preference to Beaver County Residents)
  • Enrolled in accredited law school (applicants who have completed one year of law school in good standing shall be given preference.)

Application Procedure

  • Download the appilcation
  • Submission of completed application by May 15, 2015
  • Three letters of reference with at least two from law school
  • Transcript of grades from college and law school
  • Interview by the Beaver Valley AAUW Scholarship Committee

Download the application here.

If you have any questions please contact Martha Hegner at 724-843-6861 or e-mail at Marheg1@comcast.net.


THE MAHONING COUNTY BAR FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

The Mahoning County Bar Foundation is a non-profit organization, primarily funded by the members of the Mahoning County Bar Association.  Each year it funds scholarships for persons having substantial ties to the Mahoning Valley who are about to enter, or who have already entered, law school.  These scholarships typically range from $1,000-2,000 and will be paid directly to the law school toward your tuition. 

Each scholarship applicant is requested to provide the information set out below.

Please return completed applications with an attached copy of grades/transcripts via email to:  mcarroll@mahoningbar.org

If you are unable to attach your transcript, please send a hard copy to: 

Marilyn Carroll
Mahoning County Bar Association
114 E. Front St.
Youngstown, OH  44503

Deadline:

 
MAY 21, 2015.

Lake County Bar foundation scholarship

The Lake County Bar Foundation of the Lake County Bar Association is pleased to annouce it will be awarding up to three (3) one thousand dollar ($1,000.00) scholarrships on Law Day, May 1, 2015. 

ELIGIBILITY

  1. Applicant must be a legal resident of Lake County, Ohio.
  2. Applicant is evaluated on scholarship, citizenship, leadership, general worthiness and financial need.

REQUIREMENTS

  1. One letter from a law school professor presenting knowledge of the applicant's character and scholarship.
  2. Applicant's college transcript and law school grades to date certified by each school's certifying authority.
  3. A letter of endorsement from a responsible person not related to the Applicant.
  4. A letter from the applicant setting forth why the applicant is qualified for this scholarship pursuant to Item I(B) above.
  5. All four requirements of this section must be complied with or an application is not valid.

HOW TO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION

  1. Application packets are distributed to interested parties through the Financial Aid Offices of law schools. Packets can be requested from The Lake County Bar Foundation, Lake County Courthouse, P.O. Box 490, Painesville, OH 44077. Telephone: (440) 350-2180.
  2. Completed applications must be postmarked to the Bar Foundation address as of April 15, 2015.

GENERAL

  1. It is anticipated the Foundation will announce the recipient(s) by May 1, 2015.
  2. The scholarship award will be presented to the recipient(s), or at the student's option, sent to the law school towards tuition expenses.
  3. The amount of the scholarship(s) each year is decided by the Foundation. It is the present intention to award up to three $1,000.00. Scholarship(s) by Law Day 2015.

Download the application here


2015 Law Student Assistance Fund Scholarship

The Law Student Assistance Fund may assist one or more students from Shelby County, Ohio and the surrounding counties abutting on Shelby County, Ohio in their final year of law school by providing assistance to defray the cost of tuition, books, and such other expenses incidental to attending law school.

Total Amount Awarded:  $3,000

Requirements

  • A law student with a permanent residence in Shelby County, Ohio or a county abutting* Shelby County, Ohio at the time the award is made (not precluding an at-school residence). *Counties abutting Shelby County: Auglaize, Champaign, Darke, Logan, Mercer, & Miami (Ohio).
  • Demonstrated leadership in undergraduate and law school activities regarding self and professional improvement.
  • Demonstrated leadership in community, school and church.
  • Graduated from a high school in Shelby County, Ohio or from a high school located in a county abutting Shelby County, Ohio.
  • Demonstrated above-average legal scholarship while attending law school.
  • Financial need.
  • Preference shall be given to students who indicate a desire for the general practice of law in a rural or county-seat setting and to third year law students who are married and have children.
  • Recipients shall not be discriminated against because of age, gender, race, physical handicap, disability, ethnic background, religious affiliation, or creed.

Law Student Assistance Fund Scholarship Application
Must be a resident of the Ohio counties of Auglaize, Champaign, Darke, Logan, Mercer, Miami or Shelby. 

Deadline is June 1, 2015.


If you need assistance before our deadline dates, please email our office at info@commfoun.com or call (937) 497-7800.


Juvenile Justice Law School Scholarship

We are committed to juvenile justice and want to encourage young people to pursue a career in law and hopefully make a difference to someone in their careers. We have discovered that nothing matters more in the early life of a youth charged with a crime than lawyers, legal professionals, and judges who are committed to defending the rights of the youth.

Amount:

$1,000 scholarship will be awarded to an applicant exclusively for law school tuition and related expenses.

Candidates: 

For any law student attending (or accepted and planning to attend) an accredited law school.

Deadline

July 31st, 2015

Details & Application:

http://www.criminallawdenver.com/juvenile-justice-law-school-scholarship/


DUI Victim Scholarship

This scholarship will be awarded to a law student attending (or planning to attend) an accredited law school who either personally was the victim or has a family member who was the victim of an accident caused by a driver proven to be under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol. 

Amount:

$1,000 scholarship will be awarded to an applicant exclusively for law school tuition and related expenses.

Candidates: 

Scholarship will be awarded to a first or second year law student, or entering law school in the Fall of 2015. 

Deadline

May 30th, 2015

Details & Application:

http://www.phxinjurylaw.com/dui-victim-scholarship


Accident Survivor Law School Scholarship

Zehl & Associates is pleased to announce the creation of a new scholarship for law students currently enrolled or accepted to an accredited law school.

Amount:

$1,000 scholarship will be awarded to an applicant exclusively for law school tuition and related expenses.

Candidates: 

For a law student attending (or accepted and planning to attend) an accredited law school and has either personally was the victim of or has a family member who was the victim of a major accident. 

Deadline

May 30, 2015

Details & Application:

http://www.zehllaw.com/ (click on Scholarship at bottom middle of page - footer)


Black Lawyers Association of Cincinnati Scholarship Information

The Black Lawyers Association of Cincinnati (BLAC) invites eligible law students to apply for scholarship(s). We anticipate that each scholarship will be equal to or greater than the $2,000.00 awarded for each scholarship last year. The selection of recipients will be made by the BLAC Scholarship Committee.

The selected recipients will be recognized and presented with their scholarships at BLAC’s Annual Scholarship and Awards Banquet. Each recipient will be asked to submit an appropriate photograph and biography for publication in our program booklet soon after the selection.

In addition to awarding three law student scholarships, we will present our distinguished service award and introduce graduating students from our two area law schools to the greater Cincinnati legal community. The black tie optional affair will be held in the spring (date to be determined). It is normally held on a Saturday beginning at 6:30 p.m. with a reception, followed by a 7:30 p.m. dinner program, but the times may vary year to year. Approximately 400 lawyers, judges, law students, and friends attend our banquet each year.

See our Answers to Frequently Asked Questions. Download our Scholarship Application.


2015 Legal Scholarship Offered by Criminal Defense Attorneys Moses and Rooth Attorneys at Law

Moses and Rooth Attorneys at Law, a Criminal Defense Law Firm located in Orlando, Florida is offering a $1,000 scholarship to one incoming 1L or currently enrolled Law Student. Scholarship is offered for the Fall 2015 Academic Semester.

Scholarship Value: $1,000

The Criminal Defense Attorneys Moses and Rooth Attorneys at Law Scholarship is to be used exclusively for college tuition and related expenses. A check for $1000 will be made payable to the award recipient’s school to cover these expenses and he or she is expected to submit receipts in accordance with IRS regulations.

Essay Topic:

How do you see social media affecting the practice of law?

Application Deadline: May 1, 2015

Eligibility Requirements:

  • This scholarship will only be awarded to one incoming 1L or a currently enrolled Law Student
  • Hold a 3.0 or higher overall GPA
  • Must be a legal resident of the U.S.

Applicant Must Provide Following Documentation by Email or the Form Below:

  • Essay Requirements:
    1. INTRODUCTION: 100-200 Words: Tell us who you are, why you are applying for the scholarship, your interests, or anything that makes you special.
    2. SHORT ESSAY: In 300-600 words, write about the following: How do you see social media affecting the practice of law?
  • Essay must be emailed to legalscholarship@mosesandrooth.com Subject line: “Entry for The Moses and Rooth Legal Scholarship” or submitted through our form below.
  • Please include your name and contact information within the email.
  • MUST be a legal US resident.
  • Unofficial Transcript: Provide an unofficial transcript of your current academic status. If you are an incoming 1L, please provide an unofficial college transcript. During the selection process you may be contacted to verify your academic status with an official transcript. You then must mail an official, unopened transcript to ultimately confirm previously sent academic status. Please do not initially send the official copies.
  • All application materials must be emailed no later than the deadline date. Materials received later will be rejected, resulting in disqualification.

Privacy Policy and User Communications:

By submitting your application, the applicant grants Moses and Rooth Attorneys at Law, its agents and/or representatives permission to post the applicant’s name, school or university, photo (if submitted), introduction and winning essay on the firm’s websites www.mosesandrooth.com, the firm’s various marketing platforms, including but not limited to blog, social media accounts, and websites. This includes other marketing communications in the event he or she is awarded the scholarship. We’re also granted permission to call and/or send your information regarding your application.

User Communications – When you send email communications to Moses and Rooth Attorney at Law, its agents and/or representatives may retain those communications in order to process or respond to your inquiries or application as related to the scholarship. Moses and Rooth Attorney at Law, its agents and representatives will not sell, share, rent or otherwise transfer your information other than in accordance with the terms set forth in this Privacy Policy.

If you have any questions or would like to contribute additional materials, please email legalscholarship@mosesandrooth.com

You May Also Submit Your Information Through The Following Form.


Marine Appreciation – Law School Scholarship

With the cost of rising tuition, the Open Tax Resolution Law Student scholarship has been started as a way to contribute to the families who have sacrificed so much in order to allow their loved ones to serve and protect our country through their military service. It was established to provide financial support to a law student whose life has been impacted by a family member serving in the Marine Corps and who is seeking to continue their education through law school. The $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to an applicant who submits the required application and essay by the deadline.

Eligibility:

  • For a law student attending (or accepted and planning to attend) an accredited law school and is or has had a family member in the Marine Corps.
  • Entrants must submit a 1-3 page essay describing their experience and the impact of the service and sacrifice to their family.
  • Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and 18 years or older.
  • Academic achievement demonstrated through a cumulative minimum GPA of 3.0 from undergraduate or current law school work.

Requirements:

  • Applicant must submit an essay and application by: June 30th, 2015.
  • Submit an official copy of undergraduate and/or law school transcripts with GPA.
  • Completed application and materials should be mailed (or e-mailed in PDF format) to:
Steven Leahy
The Law Office of Steven A. Leahy, PC
150 N Michigan Ave #1120
Chicago, IL 60601

Email: Scholarship(use at sign)it-lawyer.com

Rules:

Winners provide personal information as needed to The Law Office of Steven A. Leahy, PC where appropriate. Any taxes on scholarship are the sole responsibility of the contestant. Through accepting a scholarship, the applicant with agree to allow The Law Office of Steven A. Leahy, PC to use its name, law school attending and picture (possibly) to announce the scholarship award.

Award:

  • Scholarship is to be used exclusively for law school tuition and/or books.
  • One applicant is awarded a $1,000 scholarship. The check will be made payable to the award recipient’s law school to cover these expenses.
  • Recipient is expected to submit receipts in accordance with IRS regulations.
  • Award recipient will be notified of the selection on or about July 31st, 2015.

Download Application here: Marine Service Law School Scholarship


Leukemia & Lymphoma Awareness/Law School Scholarship

Each year, the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society observes Blood Cancer Awareness Month in order to increase knowledge about blood cancers and to raise awareness about research to find new treatments and cures.  The Law Office of Renkin & Associates is pleased to announce the creation of a scholarship for a current or incoming law student who has been affected by these diseases.  By creating the scholarship, Richard Renkin hopes to support a promising law student while raising awareness for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Eligibility for Law School Scholarship:

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a current or incoming law student at an accredited U.S. law school who has been affected by or dealing with issues related to lymphoma or leukemia (either himself/herself or a family member).
  • Be at least 18 years old and a U.S. citizen.
  • Be able to show proof of academic achievement with a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.0 from undergraduate or current law school work.

Requirements:

Applicants must submit the following by April 30, 2015:

  • Essay and application (available to download online).
  • Official copy of undergraduate and/or law school transcripts with GPA of at least 3.0.  Proof of academic achievement may come from an undergraduate transcript or a current law school transcript.

Rules:

Applicants must abide by the following contest rules:

  • Winners will provide personal information as needed to the Law Office of Renkin & Associates where appropriate.
  • Any taxes on scholarship are the sole responsibility of the contestant.  Recipient is expected to submit receipts in accordance with IRS regulations.
  • By accepting a scholarship, the applicant will agree to allow the Law Office of Renkin & Associates to use his or her name, law school, and photograph to announce the scholarship award.
  • Scholarship is to be used exclusively for law school tuition and/or books.

Award:

Notification of award and payment will be as follows:

  • Award recipient will be notified of the selection on or around May 31, 2015.
  • A check for $1,000 will be made payable to the award recipient’s law school to cover tuition and/or books.

Deadline:

Completed application and materials may be mailed or e-mailed in PDF format to:

Paula Renkin
Law Office of Renkin & Associates
1620 5th Avenue #800
San Diego, CA  92101

E-mail: Paula@renkinlaw.com

All application materials must be received by the April 30th, 2015 deadline in order to be considered for the scholarship.

Click here to download the application
Law School Scholarship Application-Form


The  Baumgartner Law Firm Scholarship

The Baumgartner Law Firm offers a scholarship for current or incoming law students based on need and commitment to helping others. One student will receive a $3,000 scholarship. 

Criteria:

Applicants must be enrolled or accepted at an accredited Law School in the US, (persons who have applied to law school but have not yet been accepted may apply, however, the scholarship will only be awarded to someone enrolled in an accredited school at the time of scholarship selection). 

Deadline to apply

August 31, 2015

Application: 

Applicants apply online and the application can be found at: https://baumgartnerlawyers.com

/baumgartner-law-firm-scholarship-application

Award will be announced by November 30, 2015.

The Baumgartner Law Firm is a leading personal injury law firm based in Houston, Texas.


2015 Law Office of Steven Fritsch Scholarship

To support the pursuit of excellence in family law, we have created the 2015 Law Office of Steven Fritsch Scholarship; it will help a graduate as she or he pursues a legal career and will be an advocate for children or a spouse.

The $1,000 scholarship will partially defray first-year expenses for a student who has been accepted into an accredited law school in California or anywhere in the United States for enrollment in the fall of 2015.

Applicants must submit the following by July 27th, 2015:

  • A completed Scholarship Application Form
  • One to three (1-3) page typed essay describing the personal experience that inspired them to enter law school and study family law.
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college and an official and complete copy of undergraduate transcripts, with minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA
  • An acceptance letter from an accredited law school within the United States for Fall 2015
  • Proof of legal residency in the United States (i.e., birth certificate, passport, permanent resident card, etc.)

The Award:

  • The Law Office of Steven L. Fritsch Scholarship is to be used exclusively for law school tuition and related expenses.
  • A check for $1,000 will be made payable to the award recipient’s law school to cover these expenses.
  • Recipient is expected to submit receipts in accordance with IRS regulations.

Scholarship applications may be mailed to

Steven Fritsch;
Law Office of Steven L. Fritsch
300 Carlsbad Village Drive, Suite 216
Carlsbad, CA 92008
or emailed to media@oceansidedivorcelawfirm.com

The deadline is July 27th, 2015 and the award will be announced on or about August 31, 2015.

Questions regarding the scholarship, the applications, or the scholarship requirements should be submitted to media@oceansidedivorcelawfirm.com


Vision Zero Auto Accident Prevention Scholarship

2015 Vision Zero Auto Accident Prevention Scholarship for Law Students

ELIGIBILITY: Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Recipient is currently in their first or second year of law school, or entering law school in the fall of 2015
  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen accepted to or currently attending an ABA accredited law school or program within United States.
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA

REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must submit by July 31st, 2015:

  • A completed Scholarship Application Form
  • One-page typed essay
  • An official copy of a law school or undergrad college transcript
  • An official copy of a driving record since being eligible to drive
  • If entering a law school program or school in the fall of 2015, an acceptance letter from an accredited law school.

The award recipient shall provide the following documentation to obtain the scholarship:

  • Proof of Legal Residency in U.S. (i.e. birth certificate, passport, permanent resident card, etc.)
  • Vision Zero Car Auto Accident Prevention Scholarship for law Students is to be used exclusively for law school school tuition and related expenses. A check for $1,000 will be made payable to the award recipient’s education institution to cover these expenses and he or she is expected to submit receipts in accordance with IRS regulations

AWARD

  • Vision Zero Car Auto Accident Prevention Scholarship award recipient will be notified of the selection on or about August 31, 2015.

DEADLINE: Completed applications must be submitted no later than July 31st , 2015. Application materials should be mailed to the attention of John Sheehan at 44 School St #815, Boston, MA 02108.

Download the application


2015 Davis Levin Livingston Scholarship

The Honolulu law firm of Davis Levin Livingston has announced their second Public Interest Law Scholarship. The scholarship intends to support law students intending to pursue public interest law and add to the ranks of motivated young attorneys willing to consider a career as a public interest lawyer.

Eligibility

  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States
  • Recipient is accepted, and will be attending law school in the fall of the same year following the application
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA

Requirements

  • A completed Scholarship Application Form
  • One to three (1-3) page typed essay
  • Recipient must have a stated intention of pursuing a legal career in public interest law.
  • An official and complete copy of undergraduate college transcripts
  • An acceptance letter from an accredited law school within the United States
  • Proof of legal residency in the U.S. (i.e., birth certificate, passport, permanent resident card, etc.)

Award

  • Davis Levin Livingston scholarship is to be used exclusively for law school tuition and related expenses.
  • A check for $3,000 will be made payable to the award recipient’s law school to cover these expenses.
  • Recipient is expected to submit receipts in accordance with IRS regulations.
  • Davis Levin Livingston Scholarship award recipient will be notified of the selection on or about August 3, 2015.

Deadline

Completed applications must be submitted no later than July 15, 2015.  Application materials should be mailed (or e-mailed in PDF format) to:

Lynne Agbalog
Davis Levin Livingston
851 Fort St Ste 400
Honolulu, HI 96813

Scholarship Application
Scholarship Requirements


2015 Buckfire & Buckfire Law School Diversity Scholarship

The Michigan personal injury lawyers of Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. are pleased to announce its second annual 2015 Diversity Scholarship for law students. The Michigan law firm represents victims of car accidents, motorcycle accidents, medical malpractice cases, nursing home neglect cases, dog bite injuries, and all other personal injury accident matters.  Located in Southfield, Michigan, the law firm represents clients throughout the entire state. The scholarship has been created as part of Buckfire & Buckfire’s commitment to build on the promise of diversity within the workplace, community and society.

 

The Diversity Scholarship is $2,000.00 and will be awarded to a student who is currently attending an accredited law school, who is either a member of an ethnic, racial, or other minority, or demonstrates commitment to issues of diversity within their academic career. The second annual award will be awarded in 2015.

ELIGIBILITY

  • Recipient is a member of an ethnic, racial, or other minority or any individual who demonstrates a defined commitment to issues of diversity within their academic career.
  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen currently attending an accredited law school within the United States.
  • Academic achievement as reflected by a minimum 3.0 GPA and have completed at least one semester of classes at an accredited law school.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS – Application Deadline: May 31, 2015

In order to apply for the Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. Diversity Law Scholarship an applicant must submit the following items:

  • A completed Scholarship Application Form.
  • One-page typed essay describing how you will utilize your law degree to promote ethnic diversity.
  • A certified, official copy of law school transcript.

The winner of the 2014 Diversity Scholarship will be announced by July 1, 2015.

HOW TO APPLY

If you are interested in applying for the first annual 2015 Diversity Scholarship, please complete the Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. Law School Scholarship Application.

All application materials must be sent by U.S. mail on or before May 31, 2015.

Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C.
Attn: Law Scholarship
25800 Northwestern Hwy, Ste. 890
Southfield, MI 48075

Suhre & Associates Law Firm ScholarshiP

Made possible by donations from the Columbus DUI Attorneys at The Law Office of Suhre & Associates.

Requirements

  • This scholarship is judged primarily on need basis, but does not exclude achievement standards.
  • The scholarship must be submitted, in full, by May 31, 2015. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. Application will be date stamped at the District Service Center on the date it comes in .
  • INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
  • Applications for scholarship can be submitted by student enrolled in a college/university in the state of Ohio, not excluding students who previously applied or students that did not apply their freshman year.
  • You must be seeking a future career in law.
  • A student aid report showing income status of your household must be attached for application to be considered.
  • Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.
  • An official transcript must be attached with counselor or school representative signature for application to be considered.
  • This scholarship is a one time scholarship worth $500.
  • Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application.
  • If you receive the award, and your plans change (either to persue a different interest, or to not attend school) you will need to contact Suhre & Associates no later than December 31, 2015. (614) 914-4822

This is an online scholarship only.  Click here to fill out the application


Ladah Law Firm, PLLC Injury Scholarship

Ladah Law Firm is please to announce the Injury Scholarship for the 2015 school year.  This scholarship is a one time award of $2,000 and will be presented in the fall semester of 2015. We will stop accepting applications on May 31, 2015.

This Scholarship will be judged & awarded on merit and need. Applicants will be required to demonstrate:
1. How an injury you or someone close to you experienced has impacted your life.
2. How your experience with an injury or an accident has contributed to your desire & motivation to become an attorney.
3. Personal commitment to working with, helping or caring for those affected by injuries and accidents?
These personal injuries or accidents can be from (but not limited to) car accidents, motorcycle accidents, slip & falls, dangerous property or work conditions, etc. To be considered, the injuries sustained should not be self inflicted or by injured person’s own fault.

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Requirements

  • This scholarship is judged & awarded primarily on merit & need.
  • Completed application must be submitted online by May 31, 2015. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
  • INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
  • Applicant must be attending Law School in 2015.
  • Applicant will have successfully completed at least one semester of law school but will not yet have graduated by fall semester of 2015.
  • Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.
  • A transcript must be attached for application for consideration.
  • Applicant must submit an unopend copy of official transcripts if selected as a finalist.
  • This scholarship is a one-time award worth $2,000 to be awarded the fall semester of 2015.
  • Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application.
  • Applicant will be required to demonstrate both their merit and their need for this scholarship

To apply, please use this link

Applications must be submitted in full by May 31, 2015.


Get Prepped LSAT Prep Law Student Scholarship

The Get Prepped LSAT prep scholarships are unrestricted awards available to current law students.

Financial Award: $1000

Eligibility: Individuals must be full-time law students. Applicants will be considered for the award based upon a combination of factors contained in their application including, but not limited to: class rank, LSAT score, extra-curricular activities, personal financial status and a short personal statement.

Application Process:

Visit GP LSAT Prep ( http://www.getprepped.com ) and click the 'Scholarships' link

Deadline: January 31 and June 30, annually


J. Andrew Fulker Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Scholarship Committee of the Miami County Bar Association announces it is currently receiving applications for scholarship grants from the J. Andrew Fulker Memorial Scholarship Fund. The Fund was established  in cooperation with the Troy Foundation, as a lasting tribute to Troy Attorney J. Andrew Fulker who died in an auto accidenit in 1989.

Eligibility:  The scholarship fund is designed to assist deserving law students who are residents of Miami County. Recipients of J. Andrew Fulker Memorial Scholarship grants will be selected by the Scholarship Committee of the Miami County Bar Association. Grants will be used for law school tuition. To be eligible an applicant must be admitted for full-time attendance at a college of law or law school in a program designed to lead to a Juris Doctor or similar law degree.

Application:  Applications for scholarships may be obtained from Jack L. Neuenschwander, Chairman, Miami County Bar Association Scholarship Committee, 1455 Stockham Drive, Piqua, Ohio 45356, telephone 937-778-0269