Georgetown Announces New Scholarship Fund for Tax LL.M. Students

New scholarship will be awarded based on financial need and a commitment to pursuing a career in tax law

Georgetown Law has partnered with law firm Baker & McKenzie to launch a new scholarship aimed at tax LL.M. students.

The Leonard B. Terr Memorial Scholarship is named for Leonard Terr, a Baker & McKenzie partner who taught at Georgetown for 17 years until his death in 2015.

"The scholarship will provide tuition assistance for tax LL.M. students who have demonstrated financial need, who display a commitment to pursuing a career in tax law and who embody Georgetown’s ideals of service to others," according to a news release from the school.

The fund is valued at $1 million; no information was currently available in terms of the amount of individual scholarships. The first scholarship will be awarded to an LL.M student in the fall of 2016.

You can read more about the school on Georgetown's Full Profile at LLM GUIDE.


Image: MBisanz / CC BY-SA 3.0 (cropped)

Comments


Related Law Schools

Washington, District of Columbia 930 Followers 895 Discussions

More LLM News

American University Washington College of Law Announces New LL.M. Programs

Jul 16, 2019

More LLM News

LLM Articles

Post-LLM Careers in Academia are Abundant

Jul 15, 2019

Whether through a PhD or J.S.D, there are well-trodden paths into academia for LL.M. graduates, but the competition for jobs is intense

Securing Post LL.M. Work Visas

May 27, 2019

An overseas LL.M. can provide the local knowledge and networks to land a local job. We’ve done the research on visa rules, so that you don’t have to

Post-LL.M. Careers: The World Could be your Oyster

Feb 28, 2019

After an LL.M. degree, grads have many career options, from Big Law firms to the public sector and even academia

More Articles

Related Top 10 Lists

More Top 10 Lists