Wade Kricken Scholarship 2023

For Future Attorneys

Future law students can apply for the Wade Kricken Scholarship for Future Attorneys, where $1,000 will be given to a single student studying on the road to a career as an attorney. A short essay is required for entry, and the winner is chosen based on what is written in the essay.

Scholarship Overview

Mr. Kricken has spent two decades as an attorney, and wants this chance to give back to the next generation of law students with his scholarship award.

The Wade Kricken Scholarship for Future Attorneys announces our fund for future law students who are located in the United States. We will provide funding to a deserving young student who is studying to become an attorney, and we want to create awareness for the issues faced by these students on their journeys to reach that goal.



To be eligible to apply, student should be enrolled at a university in the United States on the road to become an attorney, or high school students that will attend university for a law degree.

The Wade Kricken Scholarship will be awarded to the winner of our essay contest.  One winner will be selected with the best creative essay of under 1,000 words answering the following:  

“Where would you like to make an impact as a lawyer and why.”


One time award of $1,000


The deadline to apply for the scholarship is July 15, 2023.

Winner Announced

The winner for the scholarship will be announced August 15, 2023.

How to Apply

Applicant should email their response to the essay question “Where would you like to make an impact as a lawyer and why.” in Word Doc format to apply@wadekrickenscholarship.com.

Along with the essay, please provide the following information:

  • Full Name
  • Phone Number
  • Address
  • Email Address
  • Name of High School and Graduation Date
  • The University that you are currently enrolled in.
  • Personal Bio
  • GPA