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Scott Senft scholarship

Eligibility

  • You must be a legal US resident or citizen.
  • You must maintain a minimum GPA score of 3.5 through the time that you are applying.
  • You must be able to demonstrate full-time enrollment at an accredited institution in pursuit of one of the degrees mentioned above. You can still apply for the scholarship if you have not been accepted into a program yet, but you will not receive the funds without proof of acceptance or enrollment

How to Apply:

  • Complete the Scholarship form found on the company’s website.
  • Submit an essay of 850-1,150 words that outlines your future goals and what you plan to do with the degree you earn.
  • An official transcript reflecting your current academic standing, a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5, and proof of enrollment. If sent via email, an unopened official transcript must be sent by mail to the address at the bottom of this section.

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website

Nava Law Group, P.C. Scholarship.

Eligibility

  • Citizens of the United States, or legal residents who are authorized to work
  • Accepted into a U.S. university as a pre law undergraduate or attending law school
  • Planning to enroll in courses during Fall 2021
  • Minimum of a 3.0 GPA

How to Apply:

  • As a part of the application process, interested students must submit the following by 10/1/2021:
    • Resume
    • 1-3 page typed essay on the subject matter related to the area of law you intend to pursue
    • A complete copy of school transcripts
    • Proof of acceptance from a U.S. school
    • Proof you legally reside in the U.S. (birth certificate, permanent resident card, passport – Social Security Cards will not be accepted

 

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website

 

Law Scholarship for Child Advocates

Eligibility:

  • Applicant must be either a current law student at an accredited law school or at an accredited undergraduate university planning to attend law school for the following academic year.
  • Applicants must have a minimum 2.8 GPA.
  • Applicants must submit an unofficial copy of their transcript.

How to Apply:

Please choose one of the questions provided for your essay. Essays must be between 500 and 1000 words.

  • How has being a child advocate inspired you to pursue a career in law?
  • How has your personal childhood experiences affected your outlook on the legal system?
  • How did you become a child advocate?

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Islamic Scholarship Fund

Eligibility:

• Student must be Muslim or active member of the Muslim community;
• Enrollment at an accredited university in the U.S. by August 2020;
• Majoring in an ISF Supported Field;
• Maintaining a minimum 3.0 Grade Point Average;
• Citizen or Permanent Resident of the U.S.;
• Undergraduate (incoming junior or senior) or graduate/PhD

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Arash Law Scholarship

Eligibility:

  • All applicants must be a US citizen or a permanent resident.
  • All applicants are required to have a cumulative 2.5 GPA or better.
  • All applicants must have at least one semester of school left to complete.
  • All applicants must be active in the community.
  • Applications must be submitted with a 500 word essay describing which field of law they’re interested in pursuing and why, plus what they plan to do with their degree.
  • All applicants must submit a unofficial transcript.

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

HIRSCH & LYON ANNUAL COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be a high school senior or currently in college
  • Must be enrolling in, or show proof that they are actively in an undergraduate program for the upcoming Fall semester. (Can be four year university or community college.)
  • Must intend to pursue a degree in law
  • Must submit application materials via email by July 10th. Late applications will not be considered.
  • Essay and application must be in English
  • By entering, you give us permission to share quotes from your essay, first name, and social media pages publicly. We will not share your contact information or full name.
  • If you are under the age of 18 you must have permission from your parent/legal guardian.

A winner will be selected and contacted via e-mail by August 1st. If no response is received within one week, a new winner will be chosen.

HOW TO APPLY:

  1. Write an essay between 850 – 1,500 words, describing the reasons you are pursuing a law degree.
  2. Send an e-mail to jack@hlaccidentlaw.com with the below information and attach your essay
  • Full name
  • Phone number
  • Address
  • Current school
  • Current GPA
  • Intended college and major
  • Any extracurricular or volunteer activities
  • Social media links (if applicable)

The winner will be selected based on a combination of writing skills, academic qualifications and extracurricular activities.

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Dua Law Firm Legal Studies Scholarship

Eligibility:

  • The applicant must be enrolled in a legal program of study at an accredited college or university in the united states.
  • The applicant must be in good academic standing and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • The applicant must show active participation in the legal field by evidence of volunteer work, extracurricular activities, professional experiences, and other relevant activities.

How to Apply:

  • To apply for the scholarship, you must write a 750 essay responding to the following question:
    • What inspired you to pursue a career in the legal field?

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Social Biases in the Courtroom Scholarship

Eligibility:

  • To be eligible for the Social Biases in the Courtroom Scholarship, applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program in the United States.
  • They also must show excellent academic standing with at least a 3.0 GPA.
  • The scholarship recipient will have shown their interest in reducing social biases in the courtroom.

How to Apply:

To apply for this scholarship, please submit:

  • A current resume,
  • An academic transcript,
  • A 1,000-word essay discussing the types of social biases exhibited in the courtroom. The essay will create an awareness campaign that addresses these biases and suggests legislative action to prevent biases from entering the courtroom.

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Justice in the Law Scholarship

Eligibility:

  • Applicant must be accepted to / enrolled in an accredited undergraduate college, university or graduate school, and pursuing an education in the legal field;
  • Applicant must demonstrate strong academic standing with a minimum GPA of 3.0;
  • Applicant has demonstrated an academic career inclusive of outstanding service to the community, strong initiative to pursue higher education and superlative leadership

How to Apply:

To apply for the $1,000 Kogan & DiSalvo Justice in the Law Scholarship, please submit:

  1. Applicant’s current resume, detailing academic history, achievements, goals and objectives, as well as employment history, philanthropic involvement and leadership positions
  2. Applicant’s academic transcript and/or documentation of acceptance and enrollment with an institution meeting the aforementioned criteria
  3. 750-1,500 word essay discussing the question of whether there is Justice for All in the United States Civil Legal System? Why or why not?

Please send your application to info.bocaraton@koganinjurylaw.com with the subject line: “[Applicant’s Name] – Justice in the Law Scholarship Application” by December 31, 2019, including applicant’s current contact information.

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Law Office of Michael A. Ziegler Financial Planning Scholarship

Eligibility Criteria

  • This scholarship is available to students who are currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate program in the United States. This includes accredited community college students as well as high school seniors and students who possess a GED who have been accepted to or are enrolled in an accredited program.
  • The scholarship applicant must be interested in a career in the legal field.
  • All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 or above.

Essay Prompt & Questions

Respond to the following in an essay of 1,000 words or less:

  • Describe a time in your life that shaped your focus on financial planning, why is this something that is important to you?
  • Describe in a general sense your financial game plan for your collegiate and post collegiate years. What are your goals and how do you intend to achieve them.

Application Materials

  • Updated resume
  • Essay, 1,000 word maximum. See essay questions above.
  • Current unofficial transcript

 

Submission Deadline: March 15th, 2020

All application materials must be submitted by this date

Award Announcement: April  2020

Scholarship Amount: $1000