2019 Johnston Law Firm Legal Scholarship

The Johnston Law Firm Legal Scholarship is a recurring scholarship worth $750 for first year, incoming, college freshmen in Oregon. This award will be made each Spring to one deserving student.


Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible, you must have applied and been accepted as a first year student at a college or university in the state of Oregon, with intent to pursue a justice or legal related degree. For example, political science, corrections, forensic science, paralegal studies, legal studies, criminal justice, criminology would all be acceptable programs.

  • Completed application
  • Minimum 3.5 GPA
  • 450+ word essay describing what you will do with your justice or law related degree, and how society will benefit.
  • Admission letter or proof of acceptance
  • Unofficial high school transcript
  • Resume
  • A professional image of you (for blog announcement if you are selected as the winner)
  • Letter of recommendation (optional)

Application Instructions

If you meet the eligibility requirements, we encourage you to apply using the following online form no later than June 30, 2019. Late or incomplete applications will not be considered. Please DO NOT call the firm to inquire about the scholarship. If you have questions, you may email us at: thejohnstonlawfirm@gmail.com.


We will notify the winner directly and an official announcement will be made on our website’s blog. Payment will be made directly to your school’s financial aid department on your behalf to help with tuition costs. For information regarding past scholarship winners, click here.

We look forward to reviewing your application. Good luck!

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