Varghese Summersett Criminal Justice Scholarship

Varghese Summersett is a Fort Worth criminal defense law firm that focuses on state and federal criminal matters. All of our partners have been either state or federal prosecutors and now practice criminal law exclusively.

We are pleased to offer two scholarships to undergraduate or law students who have demonstrated a commitment to improving the criminal justice system. To apply, write an essay telling us who you are and how you have dedicated yourself to improving the criminal justice system.

Special consideration will be given to veterans.

Jane Scribner

Mailing Address
300 Throckmorton Street, Suite 1650
Fort Worth, Texas 76102

Email Address
[email protected]

Application Deadline

July 1, 2017 (rolling)

Number of Awards
2 per year

Scholarship Amount

$300, $500, or $1,000 as determined by the award committee.

Applicant Requirements

Undergraduate or law student.

Scholarship Announcements

Scholarship recipients will receive notification by email of their award. Their names and awards will be reflected below, beginning in 2017.

Application Process 

To apply for the Varghese Summersett Criminal Justice Scholarship, write an essay of no more than 2,000 words describing who you are and your commitment to improving the criminal justice system. Email your essay in a PDF document to [email protected] or mail it to Jane Scribner at the address listed above.