BHW ScholarshipBarnett Howard & Williams PLLC, a Criminal Defense Law Firm in Fort Worth, Texas, is offering a $500 stipend scholarship to one military veteran law student (1L, 2L, or 3L) attending law school in the United States.

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 veterans pursuing a career in law following their service to our nation.


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

Candidates should submit a cover letter summarizing their military service and the legal field in which they hope to work after law school. 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)
  • Expected Graduation Date

Candidates are encouraged to submit, along with their letter, a DD-214, a record of military awards, or other commendatory documents from their military service.

*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 Dependents that are attending undergraduate university, see also our Military Dependent College Scholarship.


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


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Keller, Texas 76248