Scholarship for Law Students

The Craighead Law Firm is proud to offer a series of scholarships to college students pursuing a career in law. As Houston employment lawyers, we understand the important role we play in protecting the rights of our fellow citizens.

PURPOSE The purpose of the Clayton Craighead Law Firm Law Scholarship Awards is to provide awards to college students who have shown a career interest in the legal profession. 

AWARDS A Student of Law Award is available in the amount of $1,750. All scholarship awards will be paid directly to the recipients. 

ELIGIBILITY All applicants must be enrolled as a current law student. 

Applicants must be US citizens 

The Clayton Craighead Law Firm Law Scholarship Award is awarded without regard to race, sex, religion, age, national origin, or sexual orientation. Craighead Law Firm will not provide awards to applicants who are not qualified and reserves the right not to award a scholarship in a given year. 

SELECTION CRITERIA The criteria required to apply for the Scholarship is as follows: 

Student essay Academic standing (minimum required high school GPA of 3.25) 

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS To be considered for a Clayton Craighead Law Firm Scholarship Award, applicants must complete an application and return it to Craighead Law Firm by December 15, 2019. 

The application must include: 

A completed application form. Only completed application forms will be considered 

One page (< 500 words) statement stating the applicant’s qualifications and educational and career goals.