James E. Butler Distinguished Law Fellowship Fund -

The purpose of the Fund is to provide full tuition scholarships, student support, and other professional development support to deserving law students attending the School of Law at the University of Georgia. 

Students receiving the distinguished fellowship shall have demonstrated:

  • (a) academic excellence
  • (b) significant personal achievement, and
  • (c) a commitment to lawyering in the public interest and in serving the public good,

as determined by the selection committee in its discretion.

Ways to Give
  • Mail:
    • Check payable to: UGA Foundation
      For: James E. Butler Distinguished Law Fellowship Fund (72024003)

      University of Georgia School of Law
      Law School Advancement Office
      225 Herty Drive
      Athens, GA 30602-6012
  • Online - One-time or recurring gift options via debit/credit card
  • Phone:
  • Stock or Wire Transfer Instructions:
    • Available upon request
Fund Type
Student Scholarship

The Law School Advancement Office welcomes the opportunity to talk with donors about making gifts to existing funds or creating new funds to benefit the law school.

For more information, please contact the Law School Advancement Office at
(706) 542-7639 or lawgifts@uga.edu.