Prospective students interested in being considered for the Tax Law Review, M. Carr Ferguson, Michael I. Saltzman, or Graduate Tax Program Scholarships are encouraged to apply to the full-time LLM in Taxation before the priority deadline of February 1. Decisions regarding all scholarships for the full-time Taxation program are released on a rolling basis, and follow notification of admission to the LLM degree.
Foreign-trained applicants to the LLM in International Taxation are considered for the Wallace Scholarship on the basis of their admissions application. Admitted students selected to receive this award will be notified at the time of admission.
Tax Law Review Scholarships
Up to eight half-tuition scholarships are awarded annually to full-time LLM in Taxation candidates who serve as graduate editors of the faculty-edited Tax Law Review. These merit-based scholarships are awarded to those who have outstanding academic records and show exceptional promise for work in the Graduate Tax Program.
M. Carr Ferguson Scholarship
A half-tuition scholarship is awarded annually to one full-time candidate for the LLM in Taxation degree. Candidates for this scholarship should demonstrate academic excellence, engagement with the field, high potential to contribute to the Law School community, and/or interest in public service. The recipient of this scholarship will be expected to write a research paper of publishable quality under the guidance of a faculty member.
Michael I. Saltzman Scholarship
A partial-tuition scholarship is awarded annually to one full-time candidate for the LLM in Taxation degree. Candidates for this merit-based scholarship should demonstrate an interest in pursuing tax controversy or tax litigation practice.
Graduate Tax Program Scholarships
The Graduate Tax Program awards merit-based, partial-tuition scholarships to full-time LLM in Taxation candidates. These scholarships are awarded to applicants who have outstanding academic records and show exceptional promise for work in the Graduate Tax Program.
Gerald L. Wallace Fund Scholarships
A select number of half-tuition scholarships based on merit are awarded to full-time candidates in the LLM in International Taxation program.