Elite Lawyer

Spring 2021 Elite Lawyer Scholarship

Now Accepting Applications

At Elite Lawyer, we recognize high-achieving attorneys who have demonstrated a commitment to their communities and the legal profession. We are proud to support the next generation of leaders by once again sponsoring a scholarship for students pursuing higher education to make a difference in their own communities.

With the added economic and health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, Elite Lawyer recognizes that today’s college students need support now more than ever. We encourage eligible students to enter for a chance to win a $500 scholarship toward your tuition or other educational expenses.

Who Can Apply?

You are eligible for the Spring 2021 Elite Lawyer Scholarship if:

  • You are currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited U.S. college or university.
  • Your education will continue through at least the Spring 2021 semester.
  • You are at least 18 years old.
  • You have a current GPA of at least 3.0.

How to Apply

In order to be considered, you must submit either a 500-word essay or a 2-minute video presentation in response to the following question:

What positive change are you working to bring to your community in the new year?

Along with your essay or video, you must submit your name, date of birth, mailing address, email address, phone number, unofficial transcripts, and a photograph of yourself using the form below.

Please also like Elite Lawyer on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram

The deadline to apply is February 14, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. CST. Only one submission per applicant is allowed.

Judging Criteria

Our selection committee will review all applications and select a winner based on:

  • A clear passion for making a difference in your community
  • Thoughtfulness, originality, and creativity
  • Quality of communication, including organization and clarity

The winner will be notified by March 1, 2021, and may also be featured along with the winning essay or video on our website and other official Elite Lawyer channels.

Questions? Contact us at scholarship@elitelawyer.com. We look forward to your applications!

2020 Fall Scholarship Winners

Evan Bannow - 2020 Scholarship Winner

Fiza Kuzhiyili - Elite Lawyer Scholarship - Honorable Mention Winner

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