« Return to Scholarship Section

Scholarship Name
ASHCROFT: John D. Ashcroft, Springfield Metropolitan Bar Assoc Scholarship  
01/23/2009 @ 10:33am  
Last updated
01/27/2014 @ 8:09pm  
Scholarship Type
Special Criteria  
Scholarship Amount
One $2000 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 
3. an interest in returning to Southwest Missouri following law school                                                  4. 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