[Law-envtlcert] FW: Reminder - Deadlines for RMMLF Scholarship Applications

Shi-Ling Hsu shsu at law.fsu.edu
Thu Feb 7 15:31:53 EST 2019


Just a reminder: if you are interested in natural resources law and might want to apply for a scholarship from the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, the deadline is the end of this month. In spite of the name of organization, your interest need not involve mining; Floridians interested in water and land use law would be welcome applicants.

Good luck to those of you who apply,

Shi-Ling Hsu
D'Alemberte Professor of Law and Associate Dean for Environmental Programs<http://www.law.fsu.edu/academics/jd-program/environmental-energy-land-use-law>
Florida State University College of Law
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From: Frances Hartogh [mailto:fhartogh at rmmlf.org]
Sent: Thursday, February 7, 2019 2:57 PM
To: Frances Hartogh <fhartogh at rmmlf.org>
Subject: Reminder - Deadlines for RMMLF Scholarship Applications

To Trustees, Professors, and Students at Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Constituent Law Schools:

Just a reminder that these application deadlines are approaching fast!

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINES (2019-2020 Academic Year):
JD Applicants - FEBRUARY 28, 2019
LLM/SJD Applicants - MARCH 15, 2019

Please forward this email to other interested persons, offices, and organizations at any of the Foundation's Constituent Law Schools listed below.

The Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation (RMMLF) has three Scholarship Programs to support well-qualified law students who have the potential to make significant contributions to scholarship in natural resources law.


The Joe Rudd Scholarships were established in 1979 in honor of a prominent natural resources attorney in Alaska, and the RMMLF Scholarships were established in 1993. Almost $3 million has been awarded to 550 scholars.


Ø  Eligibility. A law student enrolled full time at one of the Foundation's Constituent Law Schools listed below and who can demonstrate a commitment to study natural resources law or who is undertaking the study of natural resources law is eligible to apply for these tuition scholarships. Incoming LLM Students and JD 1Ls: If you have applied to one of these schools, but have not yet been accepted, you may still apply for a scholarship, although scholarships will only be awarded for tuition at these schools.


University of Alberta
University of Arizona
Arizona State University
Brigham Young University
University of Calgary
University of California-Davis
University of Colorado
Creighton University
University of Denver
Gonzaga University
Florida State University


University of Houston
University of Idaho
University of Kansas
Lewis and Clark
Louisiana State University
University of Montana
University of Nebraska
University of Nevada-Las Vegas
University of New Mexico
University of North Dakota
University of Oklahoma



University of Oregon
University of the Pacific-McGeorge
University of South Dakota
Southern Methodist University
Texas A&M University
Texas Tech University
University of Texas
University of Tulsa
University of Utah
Washburn University
University of Wyoming




Ø  Amount of Scholarships. Joe Rudd and RMMLF Scholarship awards may cover partial or full tuition costs only. The tuition scholarships must be used at, and will be paid directly to, one of the Constituent Law Schools listed above.


Ø  Application Process. For specific procedures, see the application form at https://www.rmmlf.org/professors-and-students/scholarships<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.rmmlf.org_professors-2Dand-2Dstudents_scholarships&d=DwMFAw&c=HPMtquzZjKY31rtkyGRFnQ&r=uGGGbmUSleSJUVhvzj7BDQ&m=pSDYCxDWsNXlBS35NdGgkIuSKZ7H5C0ySSZv3q7yHf4&s=QZZb4w9z8PekI6zGuGoq59eLiEzVzjTdV02n62FANrI&e=>.



Ø  Criteria for Selection. Applications will be evaluated by the RMMLF Scholarships Committee according to an established set of criteria, which include:
* Potential to make a significant contribution to the field of natural resources law
* Academic ability
* Leadership ability
* Year in law school
* Financial need


Ø  New for the 2019-2020 academic year - Frances Hartogh Diversity Outreach Scholarship (FHDOS) Award:  In addition to the Joe Rudd and RMMLF tuition-only Scholarships, eligible students attending a Constituent Law Schools may apply for the FHDOS award, which can be used for funding the applicant's living expenses (exclusive of tuition and fees). A student may receive a FHDOS in addition to a Joe Rudd and RMMLF scholarship. The FHDOS Scholarship is funded by a generous donation from a long-time RMMLF member to benefit members of a group that historically has been significantly deprived of equitable access to land-based resources in the Americas. For more information, see the Joe Rudd and RMMLF Scholarship application form.
If you have any questions, please email:  scholarships at rmmlf.org<mailto:scholarships at rmmlf.org>

Frances C. Hartogh
Associate Director/Director of Outreach

Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation
9191 Sheridan Blvd., Suite 203
Westminster, CO 80031
303-321-8100 x 107
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