Plaintiff Relief Scholar Program

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We seek to identify graduate and undergraduate students who will make significant contributions to society. Applicants, while excelling academically, must show exceptional leadership potential and have a track record of bettering the community around them.

Each year, we award one student a $1,000 scholarship.

Applicants should demonstrate academic achievement, exhibit leadership ability, participate in community service activities, and have financial need.

How to Submit your Application

Submit your application at any time, if we have already awarded the scholarship we will keep your application on file for the following year. We typically award the scholarship shortly after June 1st.
All applications must be emailed to

Please include the following:

Cover Letter – Tell us about yourself, your achievements, and your aspirations. Explain how the scholarship would help you achieve the latter. (750 words)
SAT/ACT Scores (if in Undergrad) – Include these in your cover letter. We may verify these scores if you are selected.
GRE/GMAT/LSAT Scores (if in a graduate program) – Include these in your cover letter. We may verify these scores if you are selected.
Academic Transcript

Eligibility and Conditions

The recipients may use the scholarship to attend a college or university of his or her choice. To be eligible, applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and currently enrolled in a collegiate program at the time of their application.

Plaintiff Relief’s scholarship may be used to supplement benefits from the college or university. Students may use the scholarship to cover the costs of tuition, fees, books, room and board, computers, health insurance, study abroad, and other college-related expenses. Checks will be made out to the college or university. For further information, do not hesitate to contact us at