Scholarship assistance makes NJC courses more affordable for judges.*

Individuals, foundations, the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA), the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the State Justice Institute (SJI), and others help to make judicial education more affordable.

To learn more about financial assistance to attend NJC programs, please email or call us at (800) 25-JUDGE.

To see a list of our current Endowed or Named Scholarships, click here

*Scholarships are not available for Civil Mediation. 

Three steps to apply for financial assistance

  1. Choose an appropriate course for your jurisdiction or career path.
  2. Contact your state judicial educator, your court administrator, or your funding agency for any available state funds.
  3. Register for a course on the NJC’s online registration system. You will have the option to apply for a scholarship when you confirm your course/program selection. Please note that you are not obligated to attend a course if you do not receive a scholarship.