Al H. and James Chesser Scholarship

Scholarship for a law student who:

  • Is or who has a parent, guardian, grandparent, aunt or uncle who was a member of the United Transportation Union, or its successor, the International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers (SMART); OR
  • Is or who has a parent, guardian, grandparent, aunt or uncle who is a member of any AFL-CIO affiliated labor organization.

As a further prerequisite, the student to whom the scholarship is awarded must demonstrate through academic study, community service, or essay that he or she is cognizant of the ethical issues confronting those in the practice of law and who intends to pursue high ethical standards.

Donor
The Honorable David R. Herndon
Award
Varies
Area of Interest
SIU School of Law
Deadline
03/18/2024
Supplemental Questions
  1. Labor Union Questions
    • 1. Are you a member of or do you have a parent, guardian, grandparent, aunt or uncle who is/was a member of the United Transportation Union or its successor, the International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers (SMART)?
    • 2. Are you a member of or do you have a parent, guardian, grandparent, aunt or uncle who is a member of an AFL-CIO affiliated labor organization?
  2. Explain how you have demonstrated your understanding of the ethical issues confronting those in the practice of law either through your academic study or community service.