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American Association for Justice (AAJ) Trial Advocacy Scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2018 [2019 info not available]

Open to all AAJ Law Student Members who are entering their second and third year of law school, this $3,000 scholarship is awarded to the applicant who best demonstrates the following: commitment to AAJ and its mission; a desire to represent victims; interest and skill in trial advocacy; and financial need.

The scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who best:

  1. Demonstrates a commitment to AAJ and dedication to its mission through extensive involvement in AAJ student chapter activities;
  2. Expresses a desire to represent those who have been injured by the negligence or misconduct of others
  3. Promotes accountability and safety;
  4. Exhibits an interest and proficiency of skills in trial advocacy;
  5. Shows a financial need for the scholarship.

Submit applications to: 
AAJ Membership Department 
777 6th Street NW
Suite 200
Washington, DC 20001

Please contact the AAJ Membership Department with questions at 800-424-2727 or by email at

Award: $3,000