Who Can Apply: The CPW Law Legal Scholarship awards $3000 annually to a 1st year law student who has demonstrated an interest in a career as a trial lawyer and a passion for representing injured individuals whose rights have been jeopardized.
The scholarship is available to all 1st year students currently enrolled at an accredited law school who can demonstrate financial need in the form of government-sponsored student loans, who have exemplified exceptional skills as orators and who consider helping those less fortunate a calling that they wish to answer. The student must also have a firm commitment to diversity and equality and be dedicated to protecting the rights of everyone regardless of race, sex, religion or sexual orientation.
- A resume, including a current photo
- An essay or letter of no more than 1200 words on how you meet the criteria
- Up to 3 recommendations from former/current employers, coaches, mentors and/or professors (family members and personal friends are not allowed)
- Undergraduate transcript
Deadline: April 30, 2018
Learn More: https://www.cpw-law.com/scholarship/