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Scholarship Name
ASHCROFT: John D. Ashcroft, Springfield Metropolitan Bar Assoc Scholarship  
01/23/2009 @ 10:33am  
Last updated
11/05/2015 @ 4:58pm  
Scholarship Type
Special Criteria  
Scholarship Amount
One $2,000 scholarship  
Application Deadline
see SMBA application  
Application Details

Available on the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association website:


Residency Requirements

Applicant must be entering his or her second or third year of LAW SCHOOL

Factors that will be favorably considered include:


  1. Domicile in the Southwest Missouri region
  2. Ties to the Southwest Missouri region (including previous residence and/or family ties in Southwest Missouri) and/or an interest in returning to Southwest Missouri following law school
  3. Financial need


School Requirements

Any accredited Law School 

Eligibility Requirements


  1. A completed application form
  2. A resume of list of extracurricular activities and honors, and work history for the past five (5) years
  3. A one-page statement describing why you should be awarded the scholarship, including post-law school plans 
  4. Official copies of your undergraduate and Law School transcripts certified by registrar


Application ABSOLUTLEY MUST be received by the deadline specified