P.J.C. Lindfors Legal Studies Fund

For Finnish and American Law Students

Thank you for your interest in our scholarship program.
The next application deadline is Wednesday, February 1, 2017.

The information here is for reference only; please check back later in the year regarding the next scholarship application period.

Pertti Lindfors, a Finnish-American attorney in San Francisco, established the Pertti Lindfors Legal Studies Fund and P.J.C. Lindfors Legal Scholarship  to encourage cross-cultural study and understanding by law students in Finland and the United States.

Eligible candidates:

  • are citizens of Finland who have either
    a). applied to and are awaiting acceptance to
    b). have been accepted to, or
    c). are currently enrolled in a law school within the United States that is approved by the American Bar Association 
    or
  • are citizens of the United States who have either 
    a). applied to and are awaiting acceptance to
    b). have been accepted to, or
    c). are currently enrolled in the law faculty of a Finnish university
  • have successfully completed the first year in an American law school or in a Finnish law faculty

Scholarship awards range from $1,000-$3,000. Awards will be made and recipients notified in April 2016.

Monies will be forwarded after proof of enrollment for that academic year has been received by FFN.

NOTE: This application is provided for your information only; please check back later in the year regarding the next scholarship application period.

2016 Lindfors Scholarship Application Microsoft Word - 2016 Lindfors Scholarship Application.docx
Postmark deadline for applications is February 1.
Click here for a PDF of the application.  

To read about the 2015 Lindfors scholarship recipients click here for the Spring Newsletter.