Alexander D. Pringle Memorial Scholarship

Alexander Pringle, K.C., practiced law for over 40 years and enjoyed a reputation as one of Canada’s finest criminal lawyers.

Throughout his career he was dedicated to legal education, teaching various courses at the Faculty of Law at the University of Alberta for more than three decades.

As a firm, Pringle Law has shared in Mr. Pringle’s passion for the law and educating the next generation of legal professionals. That’s why we are proud to maintain his legacy of supporting students who strive for legal excellence with the Alexander Pringle Memorial Scholarship.

This scholarship was developed to enhance the educational opportunities of young scholars who wish to study or are studying law at a Canadian university in pursuit of an LLB. or J.D. degree. This annual scholarship will be awarded to a student who demonstrates financial need and who has made a recognized community contribution.

The scholarship recipient will receive the scholarship within 3 weeks after the deadline. By participating, you are giving your consent for us to contact you via mail, email and/or telephone.


Application Deadline: December 1, 2024

Award Value: $1,000

Awards: 1 per year

Conditions: The scholarship is available to all law students who are currently admitted to or attending an undergraduate degree program in law at a Canadian university.


Please write a 500 word essay on your community contributions and your current financial situation.

Then, submit your essay using the form below:

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