Leesfield Scholarship

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Leesfield Scholarship 

The 2014 Scholarship Deadline Has Passed.

Sponsored by Ira Leesfield and AAJ, this scholarship has been established to award $2,500 to a law student for attendance at AAJ's Annual Convention. The 2014 Annual Convention will be held in Baltimore, MD from July 26 - July 30. This scholarship is available to first and second year AAJ Law Student Members.

Applications must include the following:

•    A resumé
•    A statement of financial need
•    A 500-word written request substantiating the applicant's commitment to preserving the civil
     justice system
•   Two recommendations from a faculty adviser, trial advocacy professor, dean, AAJ
     member, or trial lawyer (must be included with application)
•    A completed form verifying your student status.

Download and print out the form »

The application deadline has passed.

Every applicant must be enrolled in an ABA accredited law school. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Send applications to:

American Association for Justice
Attn: Leesfield Scholarship
777 6th Street, NW
Suite 200
Washington, DC 20001



The 2014 Leesfield Scholarship was awarded to Brenda Kathurima, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law. 

The American Association for Justice
777 6th Street, NW, Ste 200 • Washington, DC  20001 • 800.424.2725 or 202.965.3500

© 2014 AAJ