National Federation of Paralegal Associations, Inc.
One award will be provided at $3,000 and one award will be provided at $2,000. All awards are granted on a one-time basis and are non-renewable.
A total of $5,000 will be awarded annually. The number and amount of scholarships to be given shall be determined annually by the NFPA Board of Directors. In 2018, two awards will be provided.
An applicant may be disqualified for a felony or comparable crime, as defined by an individual state that does not have felony designations; or if the applicant is currently under the suspension, termination, or revocation of a certificate, registration of a certificate, registration or license to practice by a professional organization, court, disciplinary board or agency in any jurisdiction. Scholarships will be presented at the NFPA Annual Convention. A travel stipend will be provided to award recipients so they may receive their award at the NFPA Annual Convention. Selection will be based upon scholastic excellence, participation in campus and paralegal program leadership activities, community service, and review of the writing sample. *Please note: Proven need for financial assistance may be considered. NFPA membership is not a requirement.
The submission window will be from March 1 to July 1. Applications will become available on the National Federation of Paralegal Associations (NFPA) website. In addition to a completed application, ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.