Federal Court Bench and Bar Scholarship (Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law)
Recipient must demonstrate financial need in accordance with the usual standards of the law school. Award available for any year law student.
1. Shall be in good academic standing.
2. Recipient must be a current resident of the Middle District of TN who either graduated from a high school in, or resided for the previous three years as a non-fulltime student in, one of the following TN counties: Cannon, Cheatham, Clay, Cumberland, Davidson, DeKalb, Dickson, Fentress, Giles, Hickman, Houston, Humphreys, Jackson, Lawrence, Lewis, Macon, Marshall, Maury, Montgomery, Overton, Pickett, Putnam, Robertson, Rutherford, Smith, Stewart, Sumner, Trousdale, Wayne, White, Williamson, or Wilson. See 28 U.S.C. 123 (b). A law student does not become ineligible merely by moving from the Middle District to the Eastern/Western District of TN to attend law school.
3. Shall be awarded exclusively for law school tuition and may be awarded to multiple recipients in varying amounts.