Scholarship Opportunity: HCBA Trial and Litigation Section

Hillsborough County Bar Association Trial and Litigation Section Scholarship 

The HCBA Trial and Litigation Section announces the opportunity to earn a $1,000 scholarship!

The scholarship will be presented to a law student who submits a 500-word essay that begins with the statement “I believe that jury trials are important to American Jurisprudence because. . .”

The winner will be presented with the scholarship at the Trial and Litigation Awards program on May 2, 2018. Additionally, the winning entry may be submitted by the Trial and Litigation Section to the HCBA Lawyer magazine. Entries will be assessed for originality, creativity, respect for the rule of law, and a passion for the courtroom. The deadline for submissions is March 30, 2018.  Please include your name, email, and telephone number on the essay. Please submit essays to Erin Jackson at