Empowering Women In Law Scholarship

Scholarship Description

The Pearce Law Firm in Philadelphia is pleased to offer The Pearce Law Firm – Empowering Women In Law Scholarship. This scholarship opportunity is open to women nationwide who are currently attending a law school in the United States. This scholarship is intended to encourage & support outstanding achievement & leadership by example from women in the field of law.

This award will be presented to a current female law student for the following academic year in the amount of $2,000.00 & will be paid at the beginning of the fall semester (2015).


This scholarship is judged & awarded primarily on academic achievement, school & community activities, demonstrated leadership abilities & financial need.

The scholarship must be submitted, in full, by December 31, 2014. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.


The applicant must be a current female law student.

Applicant will have successfully completed at least one semester of law school but will not yet have graduated by fall semester of 2015.

Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.

A transcript must be attached for application to be considered.

An unopened copy of transcripts, sent from the applicant’s most recent law school will be required from finalists before award is presented.

This scholarship is a one-time award worth $2,000.

Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application.

Year of Need: College Senior, College 5th Year, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad, 3rd Year Grad, Beyond 3rd Year Grad,


Num Awards: 1

Min Award: 2000

Max Award: 2000

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization The Pearce Law Firm, P.C.
1429 Walnut Street, 14th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Contact Person: Edith Pearce

Phone: (215) 557-8686