George Messner Scholarship


This scholarship was stablished as a current use fund in 2010 from the estate of the late George Messner.  One full tution award and several partial awards each year for two years.  The purpose of the awards is to provide financial support to students who might not otherwise be able to attend Forham Law.

Eligibility:  Third year student with demonstrated academic merit who has contributed to the life of the Law School.  Preference will be given to a Christian or Jewish student of Ukranian or Eastern European descent. Selection will be made by the Dean of the Law School and the Office of Financial Aid. Partial tuition scholarships will be based on financial need and academic merit (3.0 GPA or higher) with preference for students of Christian or Jewish faiths.