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