Law Student Assistance Fund

Award Amount
$3,500
Awards Available
See Description
Deadline
June 1, 2017
  • Scholarship Description
  • 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 (third) year of law school (current second year students approaching third year) by providing assistance to defray the cost of tuition, books and such other expenses incident to attending law school.

    Students must have a permanent residence in Shelby County, Ohio or counties abutting Shelby Co., Ohio at the time the award is made; have demonstrated leadership in community, school, and church; graduated from a high school in Shelby County or from a high school located in a county abutting Shelby County; demonstrated above-average legal scholarship while attending law school and have a demonstrated 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.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 100 S Main Ave.
  • Suite 202
  • Sidney, OH 45365
  • info@commfoun.com
  • 937-497-7800
  • 937-497-7800

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