The Coles-Cumberland Bar Association has established a scholarship program to
recognize and assist law students who have a close connection to the Coles County and/or Cumberland
County, Illinois communities and who will be selected, based upon their academic and extracurricular
achievements, background and financial need. The Coles-Cumberland Bar Association anticipates awarding
one or more scholarships in the amount of $1,000.00 following the application period. The Coles-Cumberland
Bar Association reserves the right to modify the amount and number of scholarships awarded based upon
the number and suitability of applications received.
The Coles-Cumberland Bar Association Law School Scholarship Program is open to law students having a
close connection to the Coles County and/or Cumberland County, Illinois communities who will be enrolled
at an accredited United States law school during the 2015-2016 academic year. Applicants are evaluated for
their academic and extracurricular achievements, for their background and financial need, and for their
connection to the Coles-Cumberland communities.
Law School Scholarship Application
APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY JANUARY 31, 2015