Mike Eidson Scholarship

Sponsoring Organization:

American Association for Justice (AAJ)

The Mike Eidson Scholarship Fund was established by the AAJ Women for Justice Education Fund in 2008, in honor of AAJ past President Mike Eidson, whose vision and generosity inspired it.

Application Deadline:
May 1

Some application deadlines have not yet been announced. In those cases, the dates posted are based on the scholarship provider’s most recent information. Please confirm each deadline via the provider’s website.

Eligibility Requirements:

Rising 3L (or rising 4L in a night program) enrolled in an ABA accredited law school


Demonstrated a commitment to a career as a plaintiff lawyer or criminal defense lawyer

Dedicated to upholding and defending the principles of the Constitution, and to the concept of a fair trial, the adversary system, and a just result for the injured, the accused, and those whose rights are jeopardized

Must be an AAJ law student member