James McKiernan Lawyers Scholarship

Eligible applicants must:

  • Hold a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Be accepted or attend a law school in the U.S.
  • Be a U.S. Citizen or legal resident who is authorized to work in the country
  • Prospective scholarship recipients must submit the following entry requirements no later than September 1, 2023:
  • Proof of legal U.S. residency, which can include a birth certificate, passport, or permanent resident card
  • One- to three-page essay describing the area of law the applicant intends to pursue/is pursuing and why
  • Proof of acceptance or attendance from a law school in the U.S.


The $1000 scholarship award will be made payable directly to the student in the form of a check and is designed to be used for educational expenses only.

To enter, applicants are encouraged to send their submission to https://www.jamesmckiernanlawyers.com/scholarship-application/

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