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2024-2025 Law School Scholarship Application

Applicants are encouraged to review the application in its entirety and familiarize themselves with the questions before starting to enter information. There is no way to save the application during the submission process.

Questions? Contact Kate Coscarelli, NJSBF Associate Executive Director, Administration and Grants, at kcoscarelli@njsba.com

Download a copy of the application in worksheet form HERE.

Law School Scholarship Application 2024

Law Scholarship Application

For Law Students Entering Second and Third Year, September 2024
Applications are now being accepted for the 2024-2025 New Jersey State Bar Foundation Scholarship Program. Eligible students (entering their second or third year at one of NJ’s 3 law schools or Columbia Law School) are encouraged to submit this application if they want to be considered for one of the below described scholarships for the upcoming academic year. The criteria for the selection of the candidates includes academic excellence (grade point average and class standing), participation in extracurricular activities, financial need, and community service.

Deadline for Application: APRIL 19, 2024

In addition to the information submitted into the online application form, the following materials must be uploaded:
• Personal Statement and Essay (not to exceed 2 pages)
• Current resume
• Unofficial transcript of college and/or law school academic record

Available Scholarships


* Please note that the Bar Foundation reserves the right to withhold awarding any specific scholarship in any given year.

Personal Statement and Essay

Required File Uploads

A. Personal Information

B. Education/Law Interest

C. Financial Information

D. Extracurricular Activities/Community Involvement

E. Certification