Fredrikson & Byron Foundation Minority Scholarship

Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.

Established jointly by the Fredrikson & Byron Foundation and Fredrikson & Byron in 1990, the scholarship aims to promote the legal training of minority law school students and to encourage them to join and excel in the private practice of law within larger corporate law firms in the Upper Midwest. First-year law students are encouraged to apply.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    First-year law students are encouraged to apply
  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • Major/Career:
    Must be law student

Application Details

  • Judging Criteria:
    The scholarship is awarded based on law school performance, professional references, work and other activities, writing samples and personal interviews.
  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
  • Recommendation Letters:
    Two (2) written recommendations using one each of the following forms: Applicant Appraisal Form for Law School Professor; Applicant Appraisal Form for Employer or Other Reference. Please have a law school professor complete a recommendation on one form and your second recommendation should be completed by an employer.
  • Portfolio/Work Samples:
    One (1) writing sample from your first-year legal writing course

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