Scholarship Opportunities

  • Ackerman-Gemmette Scholarship
    Upperclass student with a demonstrated interest in advancing the rights of bisexual, gay, lesbian and transgender individuals in the U.S.

    Addison & Ruth Dewey Scholarship
    Capital University graduate with financial need.

    Albert B. Gregg Memorial Scholarship
    Interest in public interest law. Priority given to students who serve as unpaid interns in the field of public interest law.

    Beverly C. Bishop Memorial Scholarship
    Third-year law student who exemplifies Ms. Bishop's love of life and desire for learning.

    Brian A. Freeman Memorial Scholarship for Excellence in Constitutional Law
    Merit scholarship for a student who has excelled in Constitutional Law l and ll.

    C. Russell & Mary Jane Thompson Memorial Scholarship
    Evening student. Preference given to students with financial need.

    Capital University Law School Minority Endowed Scholarship Fund
    Provides financial assistance to students of color with demonstrated financial need.

    Class of 1973 Scholarship
    In support of future law students.

    Class of 2003/Dean Steven C. Bahls Scholarship - Book Award
    Upperclass students to assist with law book expenses with a demonstrated financial need.

    Class of 2005 Students Giving Back to Students Merit Scholarship Fund
    Merit scholarships to graduating year part-time and full-time law students based on academic performance and active extracurricular participation at Capital University Law School. Demonstrated financial need.

    Class of 2006 Students Giving Back to Students Merit Scholarship Fund
    Graduating year part-time and full-time law students based on overall active extracurricular participation at Capital University Law School. Demonstrated financial need

    Class of 2007 Students Giving Back to Students Merit Scholarship Fund
    Upperclass student actively engaged in extracurricular activities or as an active member of a student organization and who received less than 10% of their law school tuition in scholarship awards.

    Class of 2009 Students Giving Back to Students Merit Scholarship Fund
    Student entering final year of study who has shown academic improvement.

    Class of 2010 Students Giving Back to Students Merit Scholarship Fund
    Student entering final year of study who has received less than 5% of tuition in scholarship.

    David D. White Scholarship 
    African-American students with commitment to community service.

    David D. and Francis A. White Scholarship
    African-American student who has achieved the highest grade point average at the end of their second year of law school.

    Floyd D. Weatherspoon Endowed Scholarship for Employment Discrimination & Labor Law
    Upperclass student with a demonstrated financial need and a demonstrated interest in practicing as a plaintiff attorney in the areas of employment discrimination and labor law.

    Floyd D. Weatherspoon Endowed Scholarship for Equal Justice
    Upperclass student with a demonstrated financial need and a demonstrated interest in practicing public interest law that directly assists African Americans, particularly African-American males.

    Ernest & Elizabeth Clarke Scholarship
    Awarded based on merit and financial need.

    Gretchen O. Brown Memorial Scholarship
    Second-year evening female student.

    Hugh Huntington Scholarship
    Evening law student with demonstrated financial need.

    John M. Caren Memorial Scholarship
    Based on merit and financial need.

    Joseph A. Brunetto Award for excellence in the Study of Law
    Academic merit in the study of law at the Capital University Law School. Preference shall be given to a student who graduated from Bexley High School, who received an undergraduate degree from Capital University, and/or who is from Bexley, Ohio. 

    Law Review Executive Board Scholarship 

    Law Alumni Association Scholarship
    Based on merit and financial need.

    Metcalf Merit Scholars Fund
    Upperclass students who have selected advanced course work in the area of probate law.

    Miami University Alumni Scholarship
    Awarded to alumni of Miami University who attends Capital University Law School.

    Noah J. Kern  Memorial Scholarship
    Demonstrated financial need and aptitude for the law.

    R. Scott Spriggs Merit Scholars Fund
    Upperclass student with a cumulative law school GPA of 3.0 or higher who also graduated from a high school located in: Boyd, Carter or Greeup counties in Kentucky; Adams, Gallia, Jackson or Lawrence counties in Ohio; or Cabell, Lincoln or Wayne Counties in West Virginia. Preference to students with demonstrated financial need.

    Ronald I. Friedman Memorial Scholarship
    Demonstrated financial need. Exemplifies Professor Friedman's interests in promoting Hispanic-American culture, his vision of a diverse legal community within the law school and his commitment to ethics and professionalism in the law.

    Rudov & Stein PC Scholarship
    Rising third-year full-time student, whose GPA is in the third quartile of their class, who has achieved the greatest increase in their law school GPA at the end of their second year as compared to the end of their first year. Preference given to a student from Ohio or Pennsylvania.

    The Farnham E. Mosley Scholarship
    Upperclass, evening student based on academic merit.

    Thelma Johnson Berry Memorial Scholarship
    African-American law student, based on financial need.

    Weiler Scholars Fund
    Based on academic merit during the first year and demonstrated financial need.

    Winston C. Allen Scholarship
    Evening student, based on financial need and merit.