Alia Herrera Memorial Scholarship

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Alia Herrera Memorial Scholarship 

The Alia Herrera Memorial Scholarship, with an award amount of $3,000, is open to Law Student Members who are entering their second or third year of law school, or have the equivalent of one year to complete.

Eligible applicants are:
Law students who are attending law schools in California, Arizona, Nevada or Oregon; or
Law students who are student members of the law school student section of AAJ (; or
Law students who are children of AAJ members.

Scholarship Applications Must Include:
Cover letter
Current Transcript
Letter of recommendation from a law professor or the Dean of the law school
A 500 word essay on the following:

"Should America adopt the 'English rule,' under which the losing party in litigation generally pays the winner's costs, including attorney's fees?"

The 2013 deadline has now passed.

 Please submit application materials by mail to:
Christine K. Powers
26 Indian Pipe Drive
Wynantskill, New York   12198
Or by e-mail to

Questions?  Contact:

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

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