• 3M Scholarship - $1,000

    The 3M scholarship is awarded each year to a postbaccalaureate student pursuing the Paralegal Certificate with a demonstrated financial need who will contribute to the diversity of the paralegal profession. Interested students must complete the scholarship application form located below.

  • Apply for 3M Scholarship

    First Name

    Last Name



    Have you submitted your application for the postbaccalaureate Paralegal Certificate?


    You are required to complete a FASFA application to apply for this award. Have you completed your FAFSA application?

    Personal Statement

    Please provide a 500-word statement addressing how your education at Hamline University will help contribute to the diversity of the paralegal profession.


    Application Information

    To be eligible, students must already be admitted or have applied to the program.

    Scholarship applications are due no later than June 15.

    Because this scholarship is need based, students are also required to complete the FAFSA to be considered for the award. The FAFSA application deadline for the purpose of application for this scholarship is June 1 to receive the award in the fall semester. You may start the process online at studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa.

    If you have questions related to financial aid, please contact Hamline’s Office of Financial Aid at 651.523.3000 or finaid@hamline.edu.

    Alumni Discount

    Hamline University alumni are eligible for a $25-per-credit discount if enrolled as a postbaccalaureate in the paralegal certificate program.