BHW ScholarshipBarnett Howard & Williams PLLC, a Criminal Defense Law Firm in Fort Worth, Texas, is offering a $500 stipend scholarship to one military dependent  attending college in the United States.  Military dependents that are high school seniors or any year in college are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

All of the partners of Barnett Howard & Williams PLLC graduated Texas Tech University School of Law.  Partner Brandon W. Barnett served on active duty in the United States Marine Corps following law school.  Our attorneys believe firmly in the value of hard work and seek to reward military dependents pursuing a college education.


Barnett Howard & Williams PLLC is now accepting applications for the firm’s Military Dependent Scholarship. The award will be paid directly to the student, and can be used for any expenses related to college education, including but not limited to tuition, room, board, books, or commuting expenses.

Candidates should submit a cover letter that details their family’s military service and explains the career goals of the candidate. Cover letters should also include the following information:

  • Name
  • Email Address
  • Street, City, State & Zip Code
  • Phone Number
  • University Name & City, State
  • Student ID
  • GPA (minimum 2.5)
  • High School
  • Expected College Graduation Date

Candidates are encouraged to submit, along with their letter, a valid dependent ID, or a DD-214 from one of their parents.

*The deadline for submissions is August 1st of every year and the award will be announced on August 15th.


Completed applications shall be sent either by email to or by mail to Barnett Howard & Williams PLLC

930 W. 1st St., Suite 202
Fort Worth, Texas 76102

Any applicant who applies gives Barnett Howard & Williams PLLC permission to contact them about the application for further follow up information. They also give Barnett Howard & Williams PLLC the opportunity to use their name/and or information on this website as a listed recipient of the award. Applicants have full permission to list this award on any type of marketing information or career oriented paperwork.

Best of luck, we look forward to your submission!

For Military Veteran Law Students, see also our Military Veteran Law Student Scholarship.


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930 W. 1st St., Suite 202
Fort Worth, TX 76102


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Keller, Texas 76248