Applications Now Being Taken for Warner Norcross Minority Scholarship Programs

For the 12th year, Warner Norcross & Judd will be offering scholarships to minority students pursuing studies in law school or in a paralegal or legal secretary college program.  Applicants must be a Michigan resident or must be currently enrolled in a college or university in Michigan. This program is administered by the Grand Rapids Community Foundation. Scholarship applications should be sent to the Foundation.  The deadline for applications for these scholarships is April 1, 2012.

In addition, the firm will once again offer scholarships to minority students who are college juniors or seniors who are considering going on to law school. The scholarships pay to tuition to take a Law School Admission Test preparation course through Kaplan.  Applicants must be a Michigan resident or must be currently enrolled in a college or university in  Michigan. Applicants must be enrolled in a college or university as a Junior or Senior during the 2011-2012 academic year with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher in undergraduate studies and must have a demonstrated financial need. The deadline for applications for the LSAT preparation course  scholarships is April 30, 2012.

Information about the scholarships and application forms can be found by clicking here.

Warner Norcross is committed to increasing diversity in the profession.  The firm has awarded over $110,000 in scholarships in its minority scholarship programs in an effort to encourage and enable minority students to pursue a career in the law.  The firm was one of the original signatories to the State Bar of Michigan’s Pledge to Achieve Diversity and Inclusion.