Carlile Law Firm, LLP for Scholarship

To be eligible for consideration, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • U.S. citizenship or authorization to work in the United States.
  • Proof of acceptance into an accredited undergraduate program focusing on pre-law or related fields, or proof of acceptance and enrollment in an accredited law school for the fall semester of the scholarship year.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 at the undergraduate level.

Applicants must submit the following documents by August 15th of each year:

  • Updated resume.
  • Typed, single-spaced, 12-point font essay of 500 to 1,000 words on a topic related to the practice of law.
  • Certified school transcripts from high school (for incoming college freshmen) or college (for all others or law school applicants).
  • Acceptance letter from an accredited U.S. college or law school.
  • Proof of legal residency in the U.S. (e.g., birth certificate, passport, permanent resident card).


  • The $1,000 scholarship is designated for tuition, living expenses, books, and supplies.
  • A check will be issued directly to the recipient(s).
  • Recipients must comply with IRS and state taxation regulations, submitting relevant receipts and proof of fund use.
  • Notification of the scholarship award will be sent by email and/or phone around September 20th of the award year.
  • Recipients must agree to use their name and likeness for publicity purposes.
  • Recipients must submit a video acceptance for marketing purposes.

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