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Description

In addition to receiving a $10,000 Vinson & Elkins Scholarship, each V&E Scholar is offered summer internships. To be eligible to become a Vinson & Elkins Scholar, students must attend and be in good standing at a high school accredited by the Texas Education Agency. The high school must also be located in the greater Austin, Dallas or Houston area.

Scholarship Sponsor

Vinson & Elkins

Award Type

$10,000 Cash

Gender Eligibility

All

Other Requirements/Criteria

Geographic Criteria: Texas
Criteria / Requirements: Only high school seniors may apply. You must be a member of a racial/ethnic group which has been historically underrepresented in the legal profession (i.e. Asian, American Indian/Alaskan Native, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, multiracial and Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander) and have a strong high school record. You must also demonstrate an interest in working in a law firm setting, have a financial need, be in the top 20% of your class, and have a minimum of 1100 SAT combined score or a 22 ACT score.

Contact Information:

Contact Info – Phone #: 713-758-2413

Contact Info – URL: https://www.velaw.com/about-us/diversity-scholarships-fellowships/ve-diversity-scholarships/

Contact Info – Email: [email protected]