Application Deadline: January 31, 2021
Application page: https://www.ddrlawyers.com/scholarship/ Scholarship
Name: DDRB Lawyers Legal Scholarship
Who is eligible: Admitted law school students attending an accredited law school in the United States with a minimum of 3.5 GPA. We will accept “pass” for binary grading systems.
Application instructions: Applications, including all supporting documents, must be submitted in full, online, by January 31, 2021 in order to be considered. A winner will be announced on, or before, March 31, 2021 at which point we will disburse the $1500 award to the student’s financial aid department to help pay for their tuition costs.
As lawyers, we understand that law school is expensive. We also know that life can take unexpected turns such as a car accident or unexpected death, leading to sudden financial strain. However, overcoming hardships can challenge you to grow as a person and as a future attorney.
We are offering one $1,500 scholarship to a law student who writes a 500-word essay on how they have overcome some form of adversity in their lives such as a medical issue, a car accident or disruptive family circumstances. Essays should also explain how overcoming adversity has impacted their personal growth. All details may be found here.
June 15, 2020; Winner to be announced on or before July 15, 2020
Law student planning on attending, accepted to attend, or currently attending an accredited law school in the U.S.
U.S. citizen 18 years or older
Applicants may not be current or past employees of ChapmanAlbin or be directly related to a current employee
Completed scholarship application
300-500 word essay (specific topic details can be found on below submission form)
An acceptance letter from an accredited law school in the U.S. (new students) or an unofficial transcript from an accredited law school in the U.S. (current students)
All materials submitted by June 15, 2020; late or incomplete applications will not be considered
All materials must be submitted electronically via the form on the ChapmanAlbin website (below)
Before receiving the award, recipient will be required to demonstrate enrollment at an accredited law school in the U.S.
A check for $1,000 will be made to the scholarship recipient’s law school of choice to cover expenses
Scholarship is to be used exclusively to cover law school tuition and other related expenses such as books or room/board
Recipient is expected to submit receipts in accordance with IRS regulations
All details may be found here.
The Akron Bar Foundation Scholarship Application for law school students is now open!
Please click here for the requirements.
The deadline to apply is Friday, March 27, 2020.
Pending acceptance of the Scholarship application, on-site interviews will be required. Interviews will be scheduled in April.