2014 Dwyer Williams Potter Attorneys, LLP Scholarship

logoAs the premier personal injury law firm in Bend, Oregon, Dwyer Williams Potter Attorneys, LLP is pleased to announce a scholarship available to students anticipating attending law school in the fall of 2014. The $1,000 scholarship is intended to help defray first-year expenses for students graduating from an Oregon University that have been accepted into an accredited law school anywhere in the United States.

Eligibility

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States
  • Recipient is accepted, and will be attending their first year of law school in the fall of 2014
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Recipient must have received a bachelor’s degree from an undergraduate college in Oregon.

Requirements:

Applicants must submit the following by July 1st, 2014:

  • A completed Scholarship Application Form (.doc)
  • One to three (1-3) page typed essay
  • An official and complete copy of undergraduate college transcripts
  • An acceptance letter from an accredited law school within the United States
  • Proof of legal residency in the U.S. (i.e., birth certificate, passport, permanent resident card, etc.)

Award:

  • DWP scholarship is to be used exclusively for law school tuition and related expenses.
  • A check for $1,000 will be made payable to the award recipient’s law school to cover these expenses.
  • Recipient is expected to submit receipts in accordance with IRS regulations.
  • DWP Scholarship award recipient will be notified of the selection on or about August 1, 2014.

Deadline:

Completed applications must be submitted no later than July 1, 2014.  Application materials should be mailed (or e-mailed in PDF format) to:

Tim Williams
Dwyer Williams Potter Attorneys, LLP
1051 NW Bond Street, Suite 310
Bend, OR 97701
Tim@rdwyer.com

DWP Scholarship Application (doc) (pdf)
Scholarship Requirements (doc) (pdf)