Scholarship

IJC Scholarship Application:

The application period has closed as of June 1,2021.

Please consider applying when next years application window opens.

2020 -2021 Law School Scholarships

Deadline: June 1, 2021

To be eligible for consideration, an applicant must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Be enrolled or accepted full time in a juris doctor program at an accredited Illinois law school.
  • Submit a copy of applicant’s most recent transcript (need not be official).
  • Submit a current confidential financial statement, Part 6 of the application.
  • Complete the Illinois Judicial Council Scholarship Application.
  • Submit one letter of recommendation (from a college or law school professor.)
  • Submit a Personal Statement, Part 5 of the application.
  • Submit a Resume.
  • Submit a current photograph.

Applicants will be evaluated in the following areas:

  • Proven ability to overcome obstacles
  • Application
  • Financial Need
  • Academic Achievement
  • Community Activities

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