Butlers Commercial Lawyers is a law firm that provides cutting edge legal and advisory services to clients in Newcastle, the Hunter and Sydney. Our solicitors offer a range of civil and commercial legal services for every business need, with services ranging from drafting contracts, asset protection, debt recovery and employment law. We can also act on your behalf in tax disputes and other commercial litigation.
Butlers Commercial Lawyers established this scholarship in 2017 to support high achieving students in the Bachelor of Laws program through a scholarship aimed to recognise, support, enrich and reward these students.
The winner of the Butlers Commercial Lawyers Scholarship will receive a one-off scholarship award of AUD$1000 to put towards student tuition, textbooks or other education costs.
The scholarship will be awarded on a merit principle, taking into account the student’s eligibility, academic performance, quality of the essay submission, competitiveness against other scholarship applicants and any financial disadvantage.
To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following criteria:
- Be enrolled in a Bachelor of Laws program;
- Be enrolled full-time;
- Be an Australian citizen or permanent resident;
- Not hold another scholarship.
Application and Selection Process:
To apply for the 2017 Butlers Commercial Lawyers Scholarship, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with:
- Proof of enrolment at an accredited Australian university or tertiary level training institute;
- Your Grade Point Average (GPA); and
- A 1000 word essay on how this scholarship will benefit your studies and future career.
Submissions Open: 1 June 2017
Submissions Close: 28 February 2018
Butlers Commercial Lawyers Scholarship Winner Announced: 14 March 2018
Want to talk to our experienced commercial lawyers in Newcastle, the Hunter or Sydney? Call us on (02) 4929 7002, email us or complete an enquiry form to book your free 20-minute consultation.