Each year, the ISIAL Educational Fund (a 501(c)(3) corporation associated with the Society) awards two (2) $2,000.00 scholarships to qualifying law student applicants.   The competitive application process includes some of the following requirements:

  – submission of resume and law school transcript
  – a showing of financial need
  – a showing of exceptional grades
  – a short letter stating why they should be awarded the scholarship
  – a short description of the applicant’s Irish ancestry  

The winning applicants and their guests are invited to the annual dinner of the Society being held this year on June 7, 2017 on the Diamond Jack’s River Tours.  The winning applicants will also receive a waiver for their ISIAL dues payment for their first year out of law school.

You can download the 2017 Scholarship Application here or pick up one from the Office of Financial Assistance.  All applications must be received by Friday, April 14, 2017 and should be submitted to:  Frances Murphy, Garan Lucow Miller, P.C., 1155 Brewery Park Blvd., Suite 200, Detroit, MI  48207; email:

Preference is given to applicants who are student members of the Society.  If you are not currently a student member of the Society, and would like to join, membership dues are only $10.  

***Help support the Scholarship Fund by donating today by mailing your check, payable to “ISIAL Educational Fund”, to Dennis Cleary, 37000 Grand River Avenue, Suite 300, Farmington Hills, MI  48335.***


April 27 – Courtroom Dedication & Recognition Event

May 13 – Focus: HOPE Volunteer Day   June 7 – Annual Dinner

Thank you to our sponsors and members for another successful Parade Brunch!  To view this year’s program book, visit our Past Events page.