The FCBA Foundation 2018 Law School Scholarship

The FCBA Foundation Law School Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to rising second or third year students currently enrolled in accredited law schools in the United States who have a demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in communications law.  The scholarships range from $2,500 – $5,000 each, and will be payable to the applicable law school in one lump sum to help the student with tuition or other education-related expenses.  Last year, the Foundation provided support to nine students.

The deadline for submission of applications was Monday, April 9, 2018.  The Foundation plans to notify successful applicants regarding their scholarship awards by Tuesday, May 15, 2018.

If you have any questions about the Foundation Law School Scholarship program or application, please contact the FCBA offices at 202-293-4000 or by email at janeen@fcba.org.

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The FCBA Foundation Amy Zoslov Law School Scholarship

(Available only to Case Western Reserve University Law Students)

The FCBA Foundation Amy Zoslov Law School Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to rising second or third year students currently enrolled at Case Western University who have a demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in communications law.  The scholarships range from $2,500 – $5,000 each, and will be payable to the law school in one lump sum to help cover the student’s tuition and other education-related expenses in the 2018-2019 academic year.

Applicants must have demonstrated strength of character, leadership skills, superior academic achievement, and/or other valuable life experiences that merit recognition.  In addition, the successful candidate must have demonstrated a strong interest in and dedication to public service generally or communications-related public policy specifically.  This is a merit-based scholarship.

Amy J. Zoslov died from breast cancer in August 2000 at the age of 42.  Known to members of the FCBA and the communications industry as a dedicated public servant, Amy spent nearly her entire career with the Federal Communications Commission.  Amy earned her B.A. from Boston University in 1980 and her J.D. from Case Western Reserve University School of Law in 1983.  The scholarship fund was established in Amy’s memory by her family and friends, the FCC staff, and telecommunications industry donors.  Maintained for a number of years by CTIA’s The Wireless Foundation, “The Amy Fund” is now administered by the FCBA Foundation.  The FCBA Foundation will award scholarships in Amy’s name to deserving students who exhibit the same personal strengths and professional promise that Amy demonstrated.

The deadline for submission of applications was Monday, April 9, 2018.  The Foundation plans to notify successful applicants regarding their scholarship awards by Tuesday, May 15, 2018.

If you have any questions about the programs or the applications, please contact Kerry Loughney at the FCBA offices at 202-293-4000 or by email at janeen@fcba.org.