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Legal Scholarship Scheme

Freeths Legal Scholarship Scheme

Planning to study law at university in 2018?

Are you a school leaver in the Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, or Northamptonshire area? Our Milton Keynes office is running a legal scholarship scheme, offering a £1000 bursary and a guaranteed 2 week paid placement in summer 2018.

In addition to financial support in your first year of study, the placement provides the perfect opportunity to see how learnt principles are practically applied in a commercial legal practice. You will gain invaluable experience to add to your CV and see first-hand what working in a law firm is like.

How to apply

To be considered for this scheme you need to act quickly. We are looking for applications from students committed to studying Law at university. The deadline for applications is 5pm on Tuesday 18 April 2018.

The application process is simple; Freeths Legal Scholarship Scheme Application Form 2017. Complete your details and include a copy of your UCAS personal statement. Then, tell us why you think you would benefit from the opportunity to undertake a 2 week work placement with us.

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To be eligible for the scheme you must:

  • Show strong academic performance
  • Be planning to study Law at a university, commencing in September or October 2018
  • Currently be in education in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire Bedfordshire or Northamptonshire

The scheme also applies to candidates who achieved their results in 2017 and will start university in 2018.

Click here to download our full terms and conditions


Heads of Sixth Form/Heads of Further Education/subject tutors are encouraged to make students aware of this unique opportunity.

Download a poster to promote the scheme in your school

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