Governors Merit Scholarships
Coastal Law offers a variety of scholarships to assist incoming students with the cost of tuition. Scholarships range from $7,000 to $37,000.
In addition to the scholarships offered by Coastal Law, many private organizations offer scholarships to new and returning law students. We encourage all students to research scholarship options to assist with defraying the cost of their legal education.
The Florida Coastal School of Law Foundation also provides scholarships. Click here for more information on those opportunities.
The following unaffiliated scholarships below should be contacted directly for questions on how to apply. If any scholarship offer requests that you send money to them, it is not reputable. Two trusted scholarship searches are www.fastweb.com and http://www.scholarships.com/.
The Reeves Law Group - Offered to future law students in their senior undergrad year, and students currently in law school. The scholarship awards $3,000 to the student that delivers a winning presentation or authors a winning essay in the Reeves Law Group annual scholarship contest. Students must apply by December 15, 2018.
American Bar Association - The ABA Legal Opportunity Scholarship grants 20 incoming diverse law students with $15,000 of financial assistance throughout their three years in law school.
Federal Circuit Bar Association - This Scholarship Series is for students showing a demonstrable interest in one of the many topics that lie within the procedure, substance, or scope of the jurisdiction of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
National Asian Pacific American Bar Association - This group offers a variety of scholarships to support law students who demonstrate a commitment to serving as leaders in the Asian Pacific American community.
Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing - Offers up to three awards of $5,000 each year for law students with hearing loss.
Leonard C. Horn Award for Legal Studies - Available for women who have competed at a national, state, or local Miss America Pageant since 1993, regardless of the result.
Donald W. Banner Diversity Scholarship for Law Students - To support the development of intellectual property lawyers from diverse backgrounds.2019 Peck Law Firm Scholarship - Available for American citizens who have graduated from high school, earned a minimum GPA of 3.0 and will be attending college, graduate school or law school in the fall semester of 2019. Applications must be received no later than May 31, 2019.
We encourage you to contact our office if you have any questions concerning scholarships or financial aid at Florida Coastal School of Law. Appointments are not necessary.
Ms. Betty Harper, Financial Aid Counselor or James Artley, Dean of Students
Florida Coastal School of Law
Office of Financial Aid
8787 Baypine Rd.
Jacksonville, FL 32256