Friday, November 13, 2015

Upcoming Scholarship Deadlines

2015 Chapman LLC Scholarship for Law Students
Description: As an investment firm, we care constantly fighting to recoup money from people who have wronged the investors we represent. There is no feeling in the world like helping someone win back their retirement or life savings.
Requirements: In 500-750 word essay, tell us about a time in your life where you helped someone and the way that positively impacted your life. Completed Scholarship Application (See website below to access). An acceptance letter from an accredited law school in the U.S. (new students) or an unofficial transcript from an accredited law school in the U.S.
Award: $1,000 check will be made to the scholarship recipient’s law school of choice to cover expenses.
Deadline: November 15, 2015
More Information: www.johnschapman.com/law-school-scholarship/

Henry A. Gentile Memorial Scholarship - South Suburban Bar Association
Description: The South Suburban Bar Association has a $1,000.00 scholarship available to students meeting the criteria set by the Association.
Requirements: Each student interested in being considered for the scholarship must submit a resume accompanied by a brief cover letter for review. The cover letter should highlight something about the student and explain why they want to practice in and around the south suburbs in 200 words or less. Any interested student may forward their resume and cover letter to:
South Suburban Bar Association Scholarship Committee, attn: Daniel D. Hinich
17926 S. Halsted St., Suite 3S
Homewood, IL 60430
Applications will not be accepted by e-mail or fax. Hardcopies of application resume and cover letter of the applicant must be received by the Committee by the close of business on November 19th.
Award: $1,000
Deadline: November 19, 2015
More Information: Email achapman1@niu.edu for application details.