Thursday, May 24, 2012

Cole Schotz Diversity Scholarship

Cole Schotz provides a Diversity Scholarship to a diverse, second-year, full-time law student in good standing.  Consideration is given to the candidate's academic achievement, involvement in community service, demonstrated leadership abilities, and advancement of diversity in the legal profession.  The recipient will receive a one-time $5,000 scholarship.

To be eligible, applicants must meet the following criteria:
  • Must be a full-time student in good standing who will complete his/her first year of law school at an ABA accredited law school by July 1
  • Must have achieved a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25 at his/her undergraduate school and law school
  • Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the USA as well as attend an ABA accredited law school in a state where Cole Schotz's office are located:  Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, or Texas
  • Must not be the recipient of another diversity scholarship award
The application deadline is July 1, 2012.  For complete application materials, contact the OCS at careerdevelopment@kinoy.rutgers.edu or come by the office to pick-up application materials.