Austin Hagee Law School Scholarship Contest

The Austin Hagee Law Firm in San Antonio, Texas, has a passion for helping people protect and preserve their rights as they face the justice system.

Our mission is to help good people through hard times, with the goal of restoring families. We believe the justice system can be difficult to navigate and see ourselves as a guide to our clients and their families in their time of need.

We are proud to make our scholarship available to law students across the United States who are interested in becoming criminal defense attorneys.

Our hope is to aid and support students pursuing a career in criminal defense the financial assistance they need to get on step closer to achieving their dream. 

Scholarship Contest Overview

We are asking students to write a 500-1000 word essay about a significant criminal case from the past decade that has had a lasting impact on United States criminal law.

As a minor point, we would like to know what the student hopes to accomplish in their career as an attorney.

We will choose one (1) essay for the 2023 Austin Hagee Law Firm Scholarship Contest. We will select the most cohesive, compelling, and best written essay.

The chosen submission will receive $2,500 to put towards their tuition or school expenses on behalf of the Austin Hagee Law Firm.

Eligibility Criteria

  •   Applicants must be enrolled or accepted into an ABA accredited law school in the United States as of the fall 2023 semester.


  • Applicants must submit their essay and other required information by December 1, 2023.
  • The winner of the scholarship will be notified no later than December 15th, 2023.

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