Community Foundation of Shelby County Law Student Assistance Fund

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. For more information or to apply, please click the link below.

Scholarship Overview

Award Amount: $3500

Open to: Graduate

Gender: No Requirement

Study Area: Law

Ethnicity: No Requirement

How to Apply for this Scholarship

Application Type: Essay

Submit: Online


Deadline: May 28, 2020