The Frederick J. Brynn Criminal Law Scholarship

The attorneys at The Law Firm of Frederick J. Brynn, P.C. have fought for those in need for over 75 years. We constantly strive to provide equal opportunities and rights to those in the Washington DC metro area, as this is a critical component of our criminal justice system.

We believe that educating the next generation of criminal lawyers is an essential step in the betterment of our civil justice system, and we hope to provide these future leaders with the tools to help promote fairness and equality for all. The Frederick J. Brynn Criminal Law Scholarship is offered to students with an interest in criminal law.

To apply for the scholarship, applicants must submit an essay between 500 and 100 words about their interest in criminal law or the civil justice system in general.


  • One $500 scholarship will be awarded.
  • Applications must be received by August 1, 2018.
  • Scholarship winner will be notified by August 15, 2018.


  • Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • Must be enrolled or accepted at a college or university.

Please submit your essay, unofficial transcript, name, address, phone number, and email address to the following: