WOOSTER — The law firm of Critchfield, Critchfield & Johnston Ltd., located in Wooster, Millersburg, Mount Vernon and Medina, has announced it is sponsoring two law scholarships for the 2011-12 school year. The Critchfield Law Resident Scholarship is offered of a current or former resident of Ashland, Holmes, Knox, Medina or Wayne counties, who has completed at least one semester of law school. The Critchfield Law Diversity Scholarship is offered to a minority student who has completed at least one semester of law school.
“We are looking forward to rewarding local students for their contributions to their community, as well as academic achievements,” said Daniel H. Plumly, managing partner of Critchfield, Critchfield & Johnston Ltd.
At least one award in the amount of $1,000 will be provided for each scholarship for the 2011-12 academic year. The deadline to apply for the 2011-12 scholarship is Friday, July 15.
Information regarding the scholarships and a copy of the scholarship application forms can be found at any of the Critchfield offices, or on the website at www.ccj.com under the “What’s New” link. Questions regarding the scholarships may be directed to John H. Schaeffer, Esq., 225 N. Market St., Wooster, OH 44691; (330) 264-4444; or firstname.lastname@example.org.