Hofstra Law

ATLA - Leesfield Law Student Scholarship

Category
Scholarship

Dates
Deadline Date: May 1st, 2014
Posted Date: Sep 19th, 2011
Criteria

Description

WHO SHOULD APPLY AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Deadline: May 1, 2014

Sponsored by Ira Leesfield and AAJ, this scholarship has been established to award $2,500 to a law student for attendance at AAJ'sAnnual Convention. The 2014 Annual Convention will be held in Baltimore, MD from July 26 - July 30. This scholarship is available to first and second year AAJ Law Student Members.

Applications must include the following:

•    A resumé 
•    A statement of financial need
•    A 500-word written request substantiating the applicant's commitment to preserving the civil
     justice system
•   Two recommendations from a faculty adviser, trial advocacy professor, dean, AAJ
     member, or trial lawyer (must be included with application)
•    A completed form verifying your student status.

Send applications to:

American Association for Justice
Attn: Leesfield Scholarship
777 6th Street, NW
Suite 200
Washington, DC 20001

OR

education@justice.org  

http://www.justice.org/cps/rde/justice/hs.xsl/1742.htm