Michael K. Stanton, Sr., Endowed Scholarship


This scholarship was established in 2009 through gifts from the law firm of Weil Gotshal & Manges, individual members of that firm and Mike's wife, Barbara J. Stanton, to honor the memory of Michael K. Stanton, Sr., Fordham Prep 1950, FCO 1954 and Law 1959.  Mr. Stanton spent his entire distinguished career at Weil Gotshal & Manges.  He was a member of the Fordham Law Alumni Association from 1975 until his death in 2009.  He was a past president of the Fordham Law Alumni Association and received the Dean's Medal of Recogition in 1997, the Alumni Achievement Award in 1999, and the Leonard F. Manning Achievement Award in 2003. 

Eligibility:  Awarded to either a day or evening student with financial need and academic merit.