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Legal Scholarship Scheme

Freeths scheme to support law undergraduates

Applications for the 2020 scholarship placement are now closed. Please head to our vacancies page for other opportunities at Freeths.

Planning to study law at university?

Our Milton Keynes office is running a legal scholarship scheme, offering a £1,000 bursary and a guaranteed 2 week paid placement, for school leavers in the Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire area.

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.

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 2019
  • Currently be in education in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire Bedfordshire or Northamptonshire

The scheme also applies to candidates who achieved their results in 2018 and will start university in 2019.

Full terms and conditions can be downloaded here.


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

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