2019 Johnston Law Firm Legal Scholarship

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

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible, you must be accepted as a full-time student at a college or university in the state of Oregon, and pursuing a justice or law related degree. For example, political science, corrections, forensic science, paralegal studies, legal studies, criminal justice, criminology would all be acceptable majors. If you meet the eligibility requirements, we encourage you to apply – using the form below – by submitting the following:

  • 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

Applications must be submitted using the following online form, in full, no later than April 30, 2019. Late applications will not be considered. Please do not call the firm to inquire about the scholarship. If you have questions, email us at: thejohnstonlawfirm@gmail.com.


A winner will be notified and an official announcement will be made on our website’s blog on, or before, May 31, 2019. Payment will be made directly to the 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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