JD Law Student Scholarship


The JD Law Student Scholarship is open to students enrolled in any accredited JD law program in the US during the Fall 2014 / Spring 2015 school year.


Avvo Scholars Circle Class of 2015 (10 Awards):

10 students will be selected and named to the newly-created Avvo Scholars Circle.

In addition to having their name and photo posted to a forth-coming Scholars Circle page, these students will have their scholarship essays published on Avvo’s Lawyernomics blog.

Paid Trips to Lawyernomics 2015 (2 Awards):

In addition to being named to the Avvo Scholars Circle, 2 students will receive paid trips to attend Lawyernomics in Las Vegas in May 2015.

$10,000 Scholarship Award and Opportunity to Speak at Lawyernomics 2015 (1 Award):

In addition to being named to the Scholars Circle and receiving a paid trip to Lawyernomics, 1 student will be selected for a 10-15 min speaking slot at Lawyernomics on the topic of their essay submission.

Application Requirements:

Scholarship applicants are required to write an essay, complete an anonymous questionnaire, and email their final essay submission with a cover page. Full application details can be found on the How To Apply page.

Application Deadline:

All applications are due by January 1, 2015 and a winner will be announced on or before January 15, 2015.

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