$1,500 American Legion Scholarship Available to Military Veterans

The American Legion has $1,500 scholarships available to law students who are military veterans and members of the American Legion. For information on how to join the American Legion and how to apply for the scholarship, please contact Prof. Belsky at belsky@uakron.edu and Jay Musson at jaymusson@ameritech.net.

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Insler & Hermann Disabled Law Student Scholarship

Insler & Hermann Disabled Law Student Scholarship    

Description: This annual scholarship is awarded to an entering or enrolled law school student.  The essay topic is Overcoming Challenges Presented by your Disability in your Pursuit of a Legal Career.

Deadline: January 1

Award: $1,000

More details may be found at http://www.nymetrodisability.com/law-student-scholarship/

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Meinhart Smith & Manning PLLC Scholarship

To support the pursuit of excellence in malpractice and personal injury law, a local law firm created the Meinhart Smith & Manning PLLC Scholarship; it will help a student who encountered malpractice, injury, or accident, either personally or through the aftermath of death or injury suffered by a family member or friend, as she or he pursues a higher education.

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

The deadline is August 1, 2015 and the award will be announced on or about August 17, 2015.

Meinhart Smith & Manning PLLC:

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First Annual Asian Heritage Law School Scholarship

Gabriel Cheong with Infinity Law Group LLC has announced a new scholarship for law students of Asian heritage. The $1,000 scholarship will be awarded in January, 2015 and is intended to encourage more Asian Americans to consider law as a career option.

The Asian Heritage Law Scholarship is open to any student who will be attending law school this spring. Candidates are asked to write a short essay describing how their background and experiences in the Asian American community influenced their choice to go to law school and how they plan to use their law degree.

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 their first year of law school in the fall of the same year following the application
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Recipient must be of Asian heritage with at least one parent of Asian ancestry

REQUIREMENTS: Applicants must submit the following by January 12, 2015:

  • A completed Scholarship Application Form
  • One to three (1-3) page typed essay
  • An official and complete copy of undergraduate college transcripts
  • A copy of 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:

  • Infinity Law Group 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.
  • Infinity Law Group Scholarship award recipient will be notified of the selection on or about February 1, 2015.

DEADLINE: Completed applications must be submitted no later than January 12, 2015. Application materials should be mailed (or e-mailed in PDF format) to:

Infinity Law Group
Gabriel Cheong
One Adams Place
859 Willard St. Ste. 400
Quincy, MA 02169
(619) 250-8236
info@infinlaw.com

Scholarship Application Form

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James Bellefeuille Law Firm Marketing Scholarship

Legal Marketing Strategy Scholarship for law students attending law school in 2015-2016.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Accepted or Attending an ABA Accredited Law School.
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Write a 1-3 page essay

Award information

  • Deadline July 31st, 2015
  • All materials submitted.
  • We will award the applicant on August 1st, 2015 and send a check directly to their law school on behalf of the student.

More information and application may be found at Law Firm Marketing Ideas Scholarship.

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