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Legal Scholarship Scheme 2019

Freeths Legal Scholarship Scheme

Planning to study law at university in 2019?

Our Milton Keynes office is running a legal scholarship scheme, offering a £1,000 bursary and a guaranteed 2 week paid placement in summer 2020, 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.

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 2nd April 2019.

Students should complete an online application which can be found via our vacancies page: (INSERT VACANCY LINK)

Any queries should be sent to Eleanor Stevens at

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.

Download this poster to promote the scheme in your school

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