2017-2018 Scholarship Application

RVLSA presents a scholarship each year to a deserving student based upon need, ambition and merit for the purpose of furthering his or her education in the legal field.  This year RVLSA will be awarding one $1,500 scholarship to a deserving student who intends to go into the legal field (attorney, paralegal, legal assistant, law enforcement, court system, criminal justice system, etc.)  Applications must be received no later than April 1, 2018.  The award will be made on the basis of the applicant’s scholastic achievement and leadership ability.  The need for financial assistance will also be a consideration.

If you know of someone who might be interested in applying, please have them contact the Scholarship Committee Chair, Nancy E. Stewart at stewart@woodsrogers.com.

Applicants must:

  • Have demonstrated an active interest in entering the legal field
  • Have an academic record acceptable to the school or college chosen
  • Provide satisfactory statements from required references
  • Have a grade point average of “B” substantiated by an official transcript from school where applicant is currently enrolled.