Leesfield Scholarship

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Leesfield Scholarship 

Now Accepting 2014 Scholarship Applications!

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 scholarship application deadline is May 1, 2014.

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

OR

education@justice.org  

The 2013 Leesfield Scholarship was awarded to Adam Birka-White, University of San Francisco 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