The Allen County Bar Foundation Legal Opportunity Scholarship helps students of underrepresented racial or ethnic groups enter or continue law school and prepare to join the legal profession. It is intended for students from Allen County, Indiana or those who intend to work there. Applicants must be planning to take the LSAT and apply to law school, preparing to enter law school, or enrolled in law school. They must also demonstrate financial need.
Law students are eligible to receive up to $2,500 for tuition and fees or bar preparation or bar examination fees, and undergraduate students are eligible to receive up to $1,500 for LSAT fees and/or LSAT preparation.
The application deadline is February 28, 2022, and scholarships will be awarded on or before April 1, 2022. The scholarship will be made payable to the student’s school or a testing or examination preparation company.
The application includes:
- Application Form
- Copy of Financial Aid Package for Upcoming School Year
- Unofficial School Transcript
- Letter of Recommendation
Contact the Allen County Bar Foundation with questions at 260-423-2359 or email@example.com.
Recommenders, please complete this form and upload a letter addressing the applicant’s leadership qualities and commenting on how these will help the applicant in law school or in the practice of law.