Private Scholarship Information

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More information about some or all of these scholarships is available in the Scholarship Book on Reserve at the Law Library Circulation Desk; note the Scholarship # below each entry.

PLEASE NOTE: The scholarship opportunities on this page are not administered by Washburn University or its School of Law. The organizations offering these scholarships are outside entities that privately support the scholarships with their own funding. Applicants for these scholarships apply directly to the sponsoring organization, not Washburn University or its School of Law.


Case, Moses, Zimmerman & Martin, P.A. Law Student Scholarship Award
Deadline: Monday, 11/10/2014
Award: $1,000
Website: www.ksbar.org/?scholarships#casemoses
More scholarship information and/or application form is available on Reserve at the Law Library Circulation Desk.
The Case, Moses, Zimmerman & Martin, P.A. Law Student Scholarship promotes the practice of law in the state of Kansas by awarding a law student attending Washburn University, the University of Kansas, Creighton University, or Oklahoma City University an annual scholarship.
Eligibility: Applicants should be second year law students who demonstrate a bona fide intention to practice law in Kansas. Applicants must exhibit professionalism and high character in their personal and professional lives as demonstrated in application materials.
Scholarship #52 (Added/Updated: Monday, 9/22/2014)


Justice Alex M. Fromme Memorial Student Scholarship
Deadline: Monday, 11/10/2014
Award: $1,000 - $2,000
Website: www.ksbar.org/?scholarships#fromme
More scholarship information and/or application form is available on Reserve at the Law Library Circulation Desk.
The Justice Alex M. Fromme Memorial Scholarship Award promotes the practice of law in the state of Kansas. The award shall be provided to a law student attending Washburn University or the University of Kansas who is committed to practicing law in the state.
Eligibility: Applicants should be committed to practicing law in the state of Kansas.
Scholarship #71 (Added/Updated: Monday, 9/22/2014)


Maxine S. Thompson Memorial Scholarship Award
Deadline: Monday, 11/10/2014
Award: $1,000 - $2,000
Website: www.ksbar.org/?scholarships#thompson
More scholarship information and/or application form is available on Reserve at the Law Library Circulation Desk.
The Maxine S. Thompson Memorial Scholarship Award promotes the practice of law in the state of Kansas by awarding a law student, originally from Kansas and attending Washburn Law or University of Kansas, an annual scholarship.
Eligibility: The award recipient must have completed no less than 60 hours towards a law degree and must plan to practice in a rural Kansas area, preferably western Kansas.
Scholarship #72 (Added/Updated: Monday, 9/22/2014)


John E. Shamberg Memorial Law Student Scholarship
Deadline: Monday, 11/10/2014
Award: $1,000 - $2,000
Website: www.ksbar.org/?scholarships#shamberg
More scholarship information and/or application form is available on Reserve at the Law Library Circulation Desk.
The John E. Shamberg Memorial Law Student Scholarship will be given to any law student attending the Washburn University School of Law.
Eligibility: Preferred candidates: 1) will have an interest in plaintiff's work as well as a bona fide intention to practice law in Kansas; 2) exhibit professionalism and high character in their academic and personal lives; and 3) demonstrate participation in school and community activities.
Scholarship #74 (Added/Updated: Monday, 9/22/2014)


Hinkle Student Scholarship
Deadline: Monday, 11/10/2014
Award: $1,000 - $2,000
Website: www.ksbar.org/?scholarships#hinkle
More scholarship information and/or application form is available on Reserve at the Law Library Circulation Desk.
The Hinkle Student Scholarship shall be given to a law student at Washburn University School of Law or the University of Kansas School of Law.
Eligibility: Applicants should demonstrate a bona fide intention to practice law in Kansas and the award will be based in part upon the student's merit or recommendation rather than financial need. Applicants must have recommendations from two active KBA members, this can include professors if active with the KBA. Applicant must also show a history of community involvement to be considered as community is extremely important to the Hinkle Law Firm. Applicants should also exhibit professionalism and high character in their personal and professional lives.
Scholarship #79 (Added/Updated: Monday, 9/22/2014)


Lathrop & Gage Student Scholarship
Deadline: Monday, 11/10/2014
Award: $1,000 - $2,000
Website: www.ksbar.org/?scholarships#lathrop
More scholarship information and/or application form is available on Reserve at the Law Library Circulation Desk.
The Lathrop & Gage Memorial Student Scholarship shall be given to a law student at the University of Kansas School of Law or Washburn University School of Law.
Eligibility: Applicants should demonstrate a bona fide intention to practice law in Kansas and the award will be based in part upon the student's merit or professor recommendation rather than financial need. Applicants should also exhibit professionalism and high character in their personal and professional lives.
Scholarship #80 (Added/Updated: Monday, 9/22/2014)


The Frank Norton Scholarship
Deadline: Monday, 11/10/2014
Award: $1,000 - $2,000
Website: www.ksbar.org/?scholarships#norton
More scholarship information and/or application form is available on Reserve at the Law Library Circulation Desk.
The Frank Norton Scholarship is available exclusively to Washburn Law students in their second or third year of study who are NOT receiving any other scholarship support.
Eligibility: (1) Washburn Law student in their second or third year of study; (2) Not receiving any other scholarship support
Scholarship #85 (Added/Updated: Monday, 9/22/2014)


Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers' Single Mother Scholarship
Deadline: Friday, 12/5/2014
Award: $1,000 (2 awarded)
Website: www.rosenfeldinjurylawyers.com/articles/single-mother-scholarship/
Rosenfield Injury Lawyers believes in the empowerment of single mothers through education. Education has the power to open doors for single mothers and even their children. Rosenfield Injury Lawyers wants to expand opportunities for single mothers who are going back to school by offering two $1,000 scholarships (one awarded to a single mother in an undergraduate program or community college and one to a single mother enrolled in an accredited law school).
Eligibility: Scholarship applicants must fulfill the following criteria: 1) be enrolled in an accredited high school, college, or university in the U.S.; 2) must be a mother who is attending school; and 3) maintain a cumulative GPA of a minimum of 3.0.
Scholarship #107 (Added/Updated: Friday, 9/19/2014)


Eisbrough Marsh L.L.C. Disability Scholarship
Deadline: Wednesday, 12/31/2014
Award: $1,000
Website: http://injurylawyer-news.com/scholarship/
Injury Lawyers News believes strongly in helping students achieve their goals of higher education, especially when they are faced with challenges such a physical and learning disabilities. As advocates of higher education, the firm is proud to give back to the community through the Injury Lawyer News Disability Scholarship Award.
Eligibility: The scholarship is available to all pre-law and law school students. Students must be accepted to or already attending an accredited US college or university or accepted to or attending a fully accredited US law school. In addition, the scholarship is only available to students with a medically documented disability, which can be either a physical disability or a learning disability.
Scholarship #108 (Added/Updated: Friday, 9/19/2014)


The Pearce Law Firm - Empowering Women in Law Scholarship
Deadline: Wednesday, 12/31/2014
Award: $2,000
Website: thepearcelawfirm.com/empowering-scholarship
This scholarship opportunity is open to women nationwide who are currently attending a law school in the United States. This scholarship is intended to encourage and support outstanding achievement and leadership by example from women in the field of law.
Eligibility: This scholarship is open to nationwide who are currently attending law school in the United States.
Scholarship #109 (Added/Updated: Friday, 9/19/2014)


Farzad Family Law Scholarship
Deadline: Monday, 12/15/2014
Award: $3,000
Website: farzadlaw.com/farzad-family-law-scholarship/
The Farzad Family Law, APC is offering an annual scholarship to all law and pre-law students. This scholarship is merit based and the winning applicant will receive $3,000 towards their costs of education.
Eligibility: This scholarship is available to all pre-law and law students who are currently admitted to and attending an undergraduate degree program in pre-law at an accredited American university or college or are admitted to and attending a state accredited law school.
Scholarship #106 (Added/Updated: Monday, 6/23/2014)


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