Coleman Family Fund Scholarship

The Coleman Family Fund Scholarship is made available through the generosity of legal studies alumni Christopher F. Coleman ’94 to support legal studies majors who conduct an internship or research assistantship in summer or fall. The scholarship will be awarded to a legal studies major who is in good academic standing and has demonstrated financial need who secures an internship or research assistantship opportunity for summer or fall. Applicants must submit documentation to substantiate their internship or research assignment, a resume, and a cover letter explaining how they would benefit from this opportunity to be considered. Applicants can find information on internship and research assistantship opportunities through the Legal Studies Undergraduate Research Engagement Program, in the Legal Studies Newsletter, on Handshake, on the UMass Internship website, and by meeting with academic advisors and faculty (among other sources).

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please draft and attach a cover letter which explains how you would benefit from participating in this opportunity.
  2. Please upload your current resume.
  3. Please attach documentation to substantiate your internship or research assignment.