Outside Scholarship Listings

  • ABA Legal Opportunity Scholarships

    Awarded to entering first-year law student students with at least a 2.5 undergraduate GPA. The applicant must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States of America. Awarded in order to promote diversity within the legal profession. Scholarship is renewable for past winners for two additional years.

    Amount $5,000
    Deadline March 1
    Address American Bar Association
    Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund – Application
    Attn: Sharon Tindall
    321 North Clark Street
    Chicago, IL 60654-4714
    Email legalosf@americanbar.org
    Phone 312-988-5415

     

  • Alabama Law Foundation Inc.

    Cabaniss Johnson Scholarship

    Must be an Alabama resident who is an academically outstanding second-year law student and demonstrates financial need.

    Amount Up to $5,000
    Deadline First Friday in June
    Address Alabama Law Foundation
    Post Office Box 671
    Montgomery, Alabama 36101
    Email tdaniel@alabamalawfoundation.org
    Phone 334-387-1600, 334-269-1515

     

  • Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

    George H. Nofer Scholarship for Law and Public Policy

    Applicant must be a full-time graduate students with a pre-lingual bilateral hearing loss in the moderately-severe to profound range, use listening and spoken language as their primary method of communication, and who are attending an accredited mainstream law school or a masters or doctoral program in public policy or public administration.

    Amount Three awards of up to $5,000 each
    Deadline Mid-April. Applications will be accepted beginning in January.
    Address 3417 Volta Place, NW
    Washington, DC 20007
    Email financialaid@agbell.org
    Phone 202-337-5220
  • American Association for Justice (formerly ATLA)

    Mike Eidson Scholarship

    Awarded annually to a female student entering their third year of law school (the student can be enrolled in a three-year day program or four-year night program) who has demonstrated a commitment to a career as a trial lawyer, along with dedication to upholding and defending the principles of the Constitution, and to the concept of a fair trial, the adversary system, and a just result for the injured, the accused, and those whose rights are jeopardized.

    Amount $5,000
    Deadline May 1st. Applications will be accepted beginning in February.
    Address 777 6th Street, NW, Suite 200
    Washington, DC, 20001
    Email education@justice.org
    Phone 202-684-9563
  • American Association for Justice (formerly ATLA)

    Richard D. Hailey Scholarship

    Awarded to first or second year African-American, Hispanic, Asian American, Native American, or Bi-racial ATLA Law Student Members. Applicant must exhibit an interest and proficiency in trial advocacy, express desire to represent victims, and demonstrate financial need. Applicant must also demonstrate a commitment to AAJ and dedication to its mission through involvement in an AAJ student chapter and minority caucus activities.

    Amount $1,000
    Deadline May 1st. Applications will be accepted beginning in February.
    Address 777 6th Street, NW, Suite 200
    Washington, DC, 20001
    Email education@justice.org
    Phone 202-684-9563
  • American Association for Justice (formerly ATLA)

    Leesfield/AAJ Law Student Scholarship

    Sponsored by AAJ, and AAJ member Ira Leesfield, this scholarship awards $2,500 to a Law Student Member to subsidize attendance at AAJ’s Annual Convention. AAJ’s Annual Convention is a great opportunity for the winner to network with top trial lawyers from around the country, attend CLE programs, and meet members of AAJ’s New Lawyer Division (NLD). This scholarship is available to first- and second-year AAJ Law Student Members.

    Amount $2,500
    Deadline May 1st. Applications will be accepted beginning in February.
    Address 777 6th Street, NW, Suite 200
    Washington, DC, 20001
    Email education@justice.org
    Phone 202-684-9563
  • American Association for Justice (formerly ATLA)

    AAJ Trial Advocacy Scholarship

    Awarded to AAJ who are entering their second and third year of law school, this scholarship is awarded to the applicant who best demonstrates the following: commitment to AAJ and its mission; a desire to represent victims; interest and skill in trial advocacy; and financial need.

    Amount $3,000
    Deadline May 1st. Applications will be accepted beginning in February.
    Address 777 6th Street, NW, Suite 200
    Washington, DC, 20001
    Email education@justice.org
    Phone 202-684-9563
  • American Association of Law Libraries

    AALL Educational Scholarships: For those with Library Degrees

    Awarded to a library school graduate working toward a degree in an accredited law school, planning a career as a law librarian, who has library experience and less than 36 credits remaining to complete their law degree.

    Amount Varies each year
    Deadline April 1st.
    Address Chair, Scholarships Committee
    American Association of Law Libraries
    105 W. Adams Street, Suite 3300
    Chicago, Illinois 60603
    Email scholarships@aall.org
    Phone 312-939-4764
  • American Association of University Women, Beaver Valley Branch

    Effie Solomon Memorial Scholarship

    Awarded to female residents of Beaver Co., PA, enrolled in an accredited law school. Preference will be given to those students who have completed at least one year in good standing.

    Amount $1,000
    Deadline April 30th.
    Email Marheg1@comcast.net
    Phone 724-827-2301
  • American Association of University Women

    Career Development Grant

    Awarded to women currently holding a bachelor’s degree who are preparing for career advancement or career change. Primary consideration is given to women of color and women pursuing their first advanced degree or credentials in nontraditional fields. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents whose last degree was received before June 30, 2010.

    Amount $5,000 – $18,000
    Deadline December 15th.
    Address 1111 Sixteenth St. NW
    Washington, DC 20036
    Email aauw@scholarshipamerica.org
    Phone 319-688-4334
  • American Association of University Women

    Selected Professions Fellowship

    Awarded to women of color in their final year of law school study.

    Amount $5,000 – $18,000
    Deadline January 10th.
    Address 1111 Sixteenth St. NW
    Washington, DC 20036
    Email aauw@scholarshipamerica.org
    Phone 319-688-4334
  • American Indian Graduate Center Fellowship

    Awarded to members of federally-recognized American Indian or Alaskan Native group, or possessing one quarter degree (federally recognized) Indian Blood attending an ABA accredited graduate school. Must also apply for federal financial aid and demonstrate financial need.

    Amount $1,000 – $5,000
    Deadline July 2015
    Address 4520 Montgomery Blvd
    Albuquerque, NM 87109
    Email www.aigcs.org/scholarships/
    Phone 505-881-4584
  • American Intellectual Property Law Education Foundation

    Sidney B. Williams Jr. Intellectual Property Law School Scholarship

    Awarded to entering and returning minority law students developing a career in intellectual property law or holding a past or present position in an area related to intellectual property law with financial need and high academic performance. It is renewable.

    Amount $10,000
    Deadline March 14th
    Address Deshuandra Walker
    Manager, Student Support Programs
    Thurgood Marshall College Fund
    4801 Woodway Drive, Suite 300E
    Houston, TX 77056
    Email deshuandra.walker@tmcfund.org
    Phone 713-574-4922
  • Association of Black Women Lawyers of New Jersey, Inc.

    Bernadine Johnson Marshall and Martha Belle Scholarship

    Awarded to African-American females attending an accredited law school. Must be a New Jersey resident and demonstrate community service and financial need. Writing sample also required.

    Amount $1,000
    Deadline March 15th – application available online.
    Address Attn: Scholarship Committee
    PO Box 22524 Trenton, NJ 08607
    Email 2013ABWLScholarship@gmail.com
    Phone 609-614-7638
  • Association of Former Intelligence Officers

    Graduate study application may be submitted in the senior undergraduate year or by the second graduate year. Evaluation criteria may include merit, character, estimated future potential, background, and relevance of their studies to the full spectrum of national security interest and career ambitions. There are several scholarships available.

    Amount up to $4,000
    Deadline July 1, 2015 Applications will be accepted beginning in February. Early applications may be accepted.
    Address AFIO Scholarship Committee
    7700 Leesburg Pike, Suite 324 Falls Church, VA 22043
    Email afio@afio.com
    Phone 703-790-0320
  • Balfour Phi Delta Phi Legal Fraternity Minority Scholarship Program

    Open to all ethnic minority members of the legal fraternity Phi Delta Phi. Selection is based on participation, ethics, and scholastics. Prior winners of the Balfour Scholarships are precluded from entering subsequent competitions. Candidates must have completed one full year of legal study. Candidates must have been initiated into Phi Delta Phi International on or before June 29th

    Amount $3,000
    Deadline October 11th.
    Email info@phideltaphi.org
    Phone 800-368-5606
  • Barristers’ Association of Philadelphia

    The Barristers’ Association’s Honorable C. Darnell Jones II Book Scholarship

    This scholarship is to help offset the cost of law school textbooks and textbok-related necessities. As such, this one-time award will take care of the spring 2015 semester books and supplies for two (2) first-year students form each school. Applicants must submit a completed application, transcripts, a headshot and personal statement. Applications are due by email to barristerscholarship@gmail.com

    Amount $1,000
    Deadline November 1, 2014.
    Address PO Box 58448
    Philadelphia, PA 19102-58448
    Email phillybarristers@gmail.com
  • B. Davis Scholarship

    There is no age restriction. Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next. This is not an academic scholarship but we would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are. Please do not send transcripts or letters of recommendation at this time.

    Amount $1,000
    Deadline May 25, 2015
    Email awards@studentawardsearch.com
  • Berks County Community Foundation

    Howard Fox Memorial Scholarship

    The purpose of the fund is to provide scholarships to graduates of Berks County, PA, high schools who are entering their second year at an accredited law school, who demonstrate financial need, without discrimination to color, race, national origin or religion.

    Amount $3,000
    Deadline April 1st. Apply online through the Berks County Community Foundation’s website.
    Address Leta Doganes Scholarship and Grant Administrator
    Berks County Community Foundation
    237 Court Street
    Reading, PA 19601
    Email lated@bccf.org
    Phone 610-685-2223
  • Black Lawyers Association of Cincinnati

    William McClain Scholarship

    Open to African-American law students from Hamilton County, OH, who have demonstrated leadership potential, dedication to the Cincinnati community, and financial need. Complete application must be emailed.

    Amount $2,000
    Deadline Applications and supporting letters of recommendation must be received by email by 6:00 pm Eastern time on the third Wednesday of February.
    Email blwalke@msn.com
    Phone 513-791-7919
  • Black Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles Foundation

    The Dolores Randolph Bauer Memorial Scholarship
    Vera Brown-Curtis Hayes Memorial Scholarship

    Scholarships are limited to 2nd and 3rd year law students (and 4th year part-time law students) who attend an accredited law school and intend to practice in the Southern California area. Scholarship recipients must attend the BWL Scholarship Luncheon. Applications can be found online and sent by mail, or by email to both addresses provided.

    Amount $3,000 – $5,000
    Deadline March 15th
    Address Karen Eneas
    c/o Jackson Lewis P.C.
    725 Figueroa Street, Suite 250
    Los Angeles, CA 90017
    Email Karen.eneas@jacksonlewis.com
    kijana.frisday@ogletreedeakins.com
  • Brett Murphy Future Leaders Scholarship

    Recipient must be an entering or current law student in the full time program of an accredited law school with an interest in personal injury law. GPA must be 3.5 or higher. Application materials must be emailed.

    Amount $2,000
    Deadline July 15th
    Address Brett Murphy – Washington’s Injury Lawyers
    Attn: Ingrid Taylor
    1310 10th Street, Suite 104
    Bellingham, WA 98225
    Email jtaylor@brettlaw.com
    Phone 360-714-0900
  • Burlington County Bar Association

    Jan M. Schlesinger Scholarship

    Awarded to a first or second year law student who is in good standing and demonstrates financial need. Must be a resident of Burlington County, NJ. Applicants must include a copy of most recent transcript with application.

    Deadline March 31st
    Address Burlington County Bar Foundation
    137 High Street, 3rd Floor Mount Holly, NJ 08060
    Email bcba@burlcobar.org
    Phone 609-261-4542
  • Camden County Bar Foundation

    Various scholarships available. Awarded to Camden County residents that are studying full-time at an accredited law school.

    Amount $1,000
    Deadline February 28th
    Address Executive Director – Scholarships
    1040 N. Kings Highway, Suite 201
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
    Washington, DC 20036
    Phone 856-482-0620
  • Congressional Black Caucus

    CBC Spouses Education Scholarship

    Awarded to incoming and returning full-time graduate students in good academic standing that exhibit leadership ability and participate in community service activities. Awarded to African American students only. This is a nine month research program designated to prepare minority graduate and professional students for senior level careers in the legislative arena.

    Amount Varies
    Deadline June1st.
    Address 1720 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC 20036
    Email scholarships@cbcfinc.org
    Phone 202-263-2800
  • Congressional Black Caucus

    Strive for Excellence

    Awarded to incoming and returning full-time graduate students in good academic standing that exhibit leadership ability and participate in community service activities.

    Amount Varies
    Deadline April 1st.
    Address 1720 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC 20036
    Email scholarships@cbcfinc.org
    Phone 202-263-2800
  • Council of Citizens with Low Vision International

    Fred Scheigert Scholarship

    Applicant must be a visually impaired, full-time student with at least a 3.2 GPA.

    Amount $3,000
    Deadline March 1st Applications will be accepted beginning in January.
    Address Dr. Cathy Schmitt Whitaker
    324 S. Diamond Bar Blvd., #128
    Diamond Bar, CA 91765
    Email scholarship@cclvi.org
    Phone 800-733-2258
  • Delaware Scholarship Incentive Program (ScIP)

    Awarded to full time students who are residents of Delaware. Applicant must demonstrate substantial financial need. This award is not renewable.

    Amount $1,000
    Deadline April 15th
    Address 820 N. French Street
    Wilmington, DE 19801
    Phone 302-577-3240
  • Donald W. Banner Diversity Scholarship for Law Students

    Awarded to a current 1L or 2L student that is a member of an under represented group (including race, sex, ethnicity, sexual orientation and disability) in pursuit of a career in IP law. Non-applicant must also demonstrate academic merit, leadership qualities, oral communication skills and community involvement.

    Amount $5,000
    Deadline January 12th 2015
    Address c/o Christopher Hummel
    Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.
    1100 13th Street, N.W., Suite 1200
    Washington, DC 20005
    Email chummel@bannerwitcoff.com
  • DRI – The Voice of the Defense Bar

    Law Diversity Scholarship

    Applications must be submitted in hard copy format. The program is open to second and third year African-American, Asian, Pan Asian, and Native American students who demonstrates academic excellence and service to the profession, community and the cause of diversity. Second-year and third-year female students are eligible regardless of race.

    Amount $10,000
    Deadline March 31st
    Address Tim Kolly, Director Of Communications
    55 W. Monroe, Suite 2000
    Chicago, IL 60603
    Email dri@dri.org
    Phone 312-795-1101
  • Elk County Community Foundation

    Greiner/Roof Memorial Law Scholarship

    Awarded to an incoming or current law student that graduated from a high school located in Elk or Cameron Counties or maintain their residence in those counties.

    Deadline April 1st
    Address 32 South Saint Marys Street, Suite 4
    P.O. Box 934
    St. Mary’s, PA 15857
    Email eccf@windstream.net
    Phone 814-834-2125
  • Erie County Bar Association

    Chief Justice Samuel J. Roberts Scholarship

    Awarded to an Erie County, PA resident entering their first year at an ABA accredited law school. This scholarship may be renewed for the student’s second and third year.

    Deadline May 31st
    Address 302 W. 9th Street
    Erie, PA 16502-1427
    Phone 814-459-3111
  • Essex County Bar Association

    Hon. Vincent J. Biunno Scholarship for Law Students with Disabilities

    Current law student with a disability limited to a permanent physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities of the individual. Must be a New Jersey resident and have a 3.0 GPA. Preference will be given to applicants seeking to pursue a career in the field of advocacy for persons with disabilities.

    Deadline May. Applications will be accepted beginning in March.
    Address Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
    Historic Courthouse, Rm B-01
    470 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Blvd.
    Newark, NJ 07102
    Phone 973-622-6207 ext. 14
  • Faerie L. Angle Scholarship, Law School Educational Trust

    Awarded to prior and/or current residents of Franklin County, PA, or graduates of Franklin County High School. Applicant must demonstrate academic excellence, financial need, and provide a recommendation from a faculty member.

  • Federal Circuit Bar Association Judicial & Founders Scholarships

    There are several scholarships available. Awarded to a law student showing financial need, and who has demonstrated academic promise in law school. Selection for the award will be based on a written submission of no more than one page. Submissions must be transmitted as a single document in PDF format only by E-mail to the Federal Circuit Bar Association at the above e-mail address.

    Amount $2,000
    Deadline June 30th
    Address M&T Bank
    13 W. Main Street
    Waynesboro, PA 17268
    Phone 717-765-3322
    Amount $5,000 to $10,000
    Deadline April 15th
    Email fcbascholarships@fedcirbar.org.
    Phone 202-466-3923
  • Finnegan Henderson Diversity Scholarship

    Scholarship recipients must be enrolled in an ABA-accredited law school in the JD class of 2016, must meet Finnegan’s hiring criteria (a degree in life sciences, engineering, or computer science, or substantial prior trademark experience), and must contribute to enhancing diversity. We define diversity broadly. Successful applicants have included members of racial, ethnic, disabled, and sexual orientation groups that have been historically underrepresented in the legal profession. The diversity scholarship award is $15,000, which may be renewed the following year, and a paid 2015 summer position in one of the firm’s domestic offices, in Atlanta, Boston, Palo Alto, Reston, or Washington.

    Amount $15,000
    Deadline February 14, 2013
    Address Finnegan Diversity Scholarship
    c/o Laurie Taylor, Professional Recruiting Coordinator
    Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, L.L.P.
    901 New York Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC 20001-4413
    Email diversityscholarship@finnegan.com
    Phone 202-408-4000
  • Fredrikson & Byron Foundation Minority Scholarship Program

    Currently enrolled first-year law students of diverse backgrounds interested in entering the private practice of law upon completion of their legal education.

    Amount $15,000
    Deadline March 31st
    Address Attn: Greta M. Larson
    200 S. Sixth Street, Suite 4000
    Minneapolis, MN 55402-1425
    Email glarson@fredlaw.com
    Phone 800-508-4473
  • Get Prepped LSAT Prep Law Student Scholarships

    Awarded to a current law student. Available to students currently enrolled in a U.S. or Canadian law school. (1L, 2L, or 3L).

    Deadline January 31st and June 30th
    Address Attn: Scholarship
    P.O. Box 2163
    Longmont, CO 80502
    Phone 800-508-4473
  • Gore Family Memorial Foundation Scholarship

    Awarded to students with any disability. Priority will be given to students with severe handicaps. Must demonstrate financial need and have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Applications must be requested in writing between April 15th and October 15th of each year.

  • Haneman-Perskie Memorial Foundation Scholarship

    Awarded to an Atlantic County, NJ resident enrolled in an ABA accredited law school. Applicant must demonstrate academic ability, financial need, leadership potential, and character. Applications must be submitted between January 1st and May 1st of each year.

    Deadline July 31st
    Address Gore Family Memorial Foundation
    Scholarship Coordinator
    4747 N. Ocean Drive, #204
    Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33308
    Phone 954-781-8634
    Deadline May 1st
    Address c/o Atlantic County Bar Association
    1201 Bacharach Blvd.
    Atlantic City, NJ 08401
  • Henrietta S. Treen Scholarship Fund

    Applicants must be an incoming full-time law student who is a current student at Temple University, Princeton, Lafayette, University of Pennsylvania, or Lehigh University with at least a 2.0.

    Deadline March 16th – Application process will open January 16, 2015.
    Address Emilie Van Trieste
    Temple University Student Financial Services
    Conwell Hall, Ground Floor
    1801 N. Broad Street
    Email evantrie@temple.edu
  • Hispanic Bar Association of Pennsylvania Legal Education Fund

    US citizens of Hispanic background. Must live in Pennsylvania and/or be enrolled in an accredited law school located in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, or Delaware during the academic year..

    Amount $1,250
    Deadline October 3, 2014.
    Address PO Box 59106
    Philadelphia, PA 19102
    Email pahbanews@gmail.com
  • Hispanic Scholarship Fund, Selection Committee

    Must be of Hispanic background, US citizen or permanent resident, and a full-time student with a 3.0 GPA.

    Amount $1,000 to $15,000
    Deadline December 15th. Scholarship Application opens January 1, 2015.
    Address Hispanic Scholarship Fund
    1411 W 190th Street, Suite 700
    Gardena, CA 90248
    Phone 877-HSF-INFO, (310)-975-3700
  • Horace Mann-Bond-Leslie Pinckney Hill Scholarship

    Candidates must be seniors or recent graduates (within the last five academic years) of Lincoln University, and accepted as a full-time student in a professional program of law, medicine (including podiatry), or dentistry at Temple University, Pennsylvania State University, or the University of Pittsburgh. Candidates must be residents of Pennsylvania and citizens or permanent residents of the United States. Candidates must be nominated by Lincoln University. Candidates must demonstrate high academic performance and maintain satisfactory progress. These awards can be renewed for a maximum of four academic years based on satisfactory academic achievement and progress toward their professional degree.

    Amount Full tuition
    Deadline April 18th.
    Address Dr. Renford A. B. Brevett
    Office of Institutional Research
    205 Living Learning Center
    Lincoln University, PA 19352-0999
    Email rbrevett@lu.lincoln.edu
  • Horizons Foundation, c/o National Defense Industrial Association

    Awarded to female full or part-time students enrolled in an accredited university or college who demonstrate interest in pursuing a career related to national security or defense and with a minimum GPA of 3.25. Must also be a U.S. citizen and demonstrate financial need.

    Amount Varies
    Deadline July 15th.
    Address WID HORIZONS
    2111 Wilson Blvd, Suite 400
    Arlington, VA 22201-3061
    Email wid@ndia.org
    Phone 703-247-2564
  • Hudson County Bar Foundation Scholarship

    Awarded to an accepted and matriculating law students from Hudson County, NJ.

    Deadline April 30th.
    Address Hudson County Bar Foundation Scholarship Committee
    583 Newark Avenue, 4th Floor
    Jersey City, NJ 07306
    Email events@hcbalaw.com
    Phone 201-997-2100
  • Ida and Benjamin Alpert Foundation

    Myron and Doris Alpert Scholarship

    Applicants must be a Michigan resident enrolled in an accredited law school.

    Amount Varies
    Deadline May 2014.
    Address c/o David M. Caplan
    32000 Northwestern Highway, Suite 270
    Farmington Hills, MI 48334
  • Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia

    Samuel F. and Sara G. Feinman Fund

    This fund provides an interest-free loan to medical and law students based on scholarship and need. Preference is given to Jewish students who live in the greater Philadelphia area and are enrolled in an accredited local medical or law school, but it is open to all students. It is a requirement of this fund that loan repayments begin within five years after graduation.

    Amount $2,000 to $5,000
    Deadline May 15th
    Address Attn: Shannon Greenstein
    2100 Arch Street, 6th Floor
    Philadelphia, PA 19103
    Email sgreenstein@jfgp.org or Jennifer Brier, Esq., at jbrier@jfgp.org
    Phone 215-832-0530
  • Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia

    Ida Foreman Fleisher Fund

    The fund provides scholarships for the purpose of helping women, preferably Jewish, to obtain professional educations.

    Amount $2,000 to $8,000
    Deadline May 15th – Applications will be available as of March 1st 2015
    Address Attn: Shannon Greenstein
    2100 Arch Street, 6th Floor
    Philadelphia, PA 19103
    Email sgreenstein@jfgp.org or Jennifer Brier, Esq., at jbrier@jfgp.org
    Phone 215-832-0530
  • Ladah Law Firm, PLLC Injury Scholarship

    Applicant must be attending Law School in 2015. Applicant will have successfully completed at least one semester of law school but will not yet have graduated by fall semester of 2015. Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0. A transcript must be attached for application for consideration. Applicant must submit an unopened copy of official transcripts if selected as a finalist. This scholarship is a one-time award worth $2,000 to be awarded the fall semester of 2015. Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application. Applicant will be required to demonstrate both their merit and their need for this scholarship.

    Amount $2,000
    Deadline May 31, 2015
    Address Ladah Law Firm, PLLC
    517 S 3rd St
    Las Vegas, NV 89101
    Website http://www.ladahlaw.com
    Email ramzy@ladahlaw.com
    Phone 702-252-0055
  • Latham & Watkins Diversity Scholars Program

    Applicant must be a U.S. citizen enrolled in an ABA-accredited law school and intend to practice law in a major city of the United States. You must have successfully completed your first year of a full-time JD program, with an expected graduation date of spring 2016. Applications are submitted online via the website.

    Amount $10,000 non-renewable scholarship for their second year of law school.
    Deadline September 26th.
    Email elizabeth.krichmar@lw.coma
  • Lax Scholarship, Bread & Roses Community Fund

    Awarded to gay men from the five county Philadelphia metropolitan region and Camden County who are attending an accredited graduate or professional school or to those attending a school in the Philadelphia region.

    Amount $4,000 or $8,000
    Deadline February 2nd
    Address Bread & Roses Community Fund
    The Philadelphia Building
    1315 Walnut Street, Suite 1300
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
    Email lax@breadrosesfund.org
  • Louis D. Brandeis Law Society Foundation

    The Judge Abraham J. Gafni

    Must be a Jewish 2L or 3L law student at a Philadelphia area law school who has demonstrated an interest and involvement in Jewish Religion, Law, or Ethics.

    Amount $1,800
    Deadline March 21st
    Address c/o Mitchell H. Klevan, Esq.
    1515 Market Street, Suite 1360
    Philadelphia, PA 19102
    Email mklevan@mklevanlaw.com
    Phone 215-568-4980
  • Louis D. Brandeis Law Society Foundation

    The Judge Sandra Mazer Moss Award

    Must be a single parent law student at a Philadelphia area law school who strives for personal achievement, success and excellence in the law.

    Amount $1,800
    Deadline March 21st
    Address c/o Mitchell H. Klevan, Esq.
    1515 Market Street, Suite 1360
    Philadelphia, PA 19102
    Email mklevan@mklevanlaw.com
    Phone 215-568-4980
  • Louis D. Brandeis Law Society Foundation

    Mayer Horwitz Award

    Must be a Jewish law student at a Philadelphia area law school who has demonstrated an interest and involvement in community service.

    Amount $1,800
    Deadline March 21st
    Address c/o Mitchell H. Klevan, Esq.
    1515 Market Street, Suite 1360
    Philadelphia, PA 19102
    Email mklevan@mklevanlaw.com
    Phone 215-568-4980
  • Louis D. Brandeis Law Society Foundation

    Brandeis Law Society Scholarship Award

    Must be a Jewish 2L or 3L law student member of the Brandeis Law Society or one of its affiliated Jewish law student associations, who has demonstrated an interest in public service, shown outstanding academic and professional achievements, and promise for future excellence.

    Amount $1,800
    Deadline March 21st
    Address c/o Mitchell H. Klevan, Esq.
    1515 Market Street, Suite 1360
    Philadelphia, PA 19102
    Email mklevan@mklevanlaw.com
    Phone 215-568-4980
  • MCCA Lloyd M. Johnson, Jr. Scholarship

    Open to entering first-year, full-time students in an ABA accredited law school. Applicants, both students of color & non-minorities, must have a GPA of 3.2, and demonstrate leadership potential, a commitment to diversity, and an interest in corporate law.

    Amount $10,000 per year, renewable for 3 years
    Deadline June 17th
    Email contactus@applyists.com
    Phone 1-855-670-ISTS
  • Mercer County Bar Foundation

    Any incoming or current law student that is a Mercer County, NJ resident.

    Amount Varies
    Deadline October 31st.
    Address 1245 Whitehorse Mercerville Rd, Suite 420
    Hamilton, NJ 08619
    Email cbrennan@mercerbar.com
    Phone 609-585-6200
  • Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund

    Any full-time Hispanic student who is presently enrolled or who will be entering law school may apply.

    Amount $5,000
    Deadline January 27th
    Address Law School Scholarship Program
    634 South Spring Street, 11th Floor
    Los Angeles, CA 90014
    Phone 213-629-2512
  • Michigan Auto Law Diversity Scholarship

    Recipient must be a member of an ethnic or racial minority or demonstrate a defined commitment to issues of diversity within their academic career. Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA. Open to students currently enrolled in the J.D. program or will begin classes by the fall semester of 2015.

    Amount $2,000
    Deadline May 1, 2015
    Address Michigan Auto Law
    Attn: Natalie Lombardo
    30101 Northwestern Hwy
    Farmington Hills, MI 48334
    Email scholarships@michiganautolaw.com
  • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association

    Several different scholarships are available. Applicant must demonstrate commitment to pro bono and/or public interest work and serving the Asian Pacific American community. Applicant must also demonstrate leadership potential and financial need.

    Amount $2,500 to $7,500
    Deadline September 1st
    Address The NAPABA Law Foundation
    c/o Parkin Lee, Esq.
    The Rockefeller Group
    1221 Avenue of the Americas, 17th Floor
    New York, New York 10020
    Email nlfstaff@napaba.org
  • National Bar Association – Women Lawyers Division

    Sadie T.M. Alexander Book Scholarship

    Scholarships will be awarded to one African American female student with financial need from each of the area law schools.

    Amount $500 to $1,000
    Deadline July 1st
    Address NBA Women Lawyers Division (Philadelphia Chapter)
    Attn: Scholarship Committee
    P.O. Box 58004
    Philadelphia, PA 19102-8004
    Email scholarshipsfdnwld@gmail.com
  • National Bar Association – Women Lawyers Division

    Justice Juanita Kidd Stout Tuition Scholarship

    Scholarships will be awarded to one currently enrolled second-year African American female student with financial need.

    Amount $5,000
    Deadline July 1st
    Address NBA Women Lawyers Division (Philadelphia Chapter)
    Attn: Scholarship Committee
    P.O. Box 58004
    Philadelphia, PA 19102-8004
    Email scholarshipsfdnwld@gmail.com
  • National Black Law Students Association

    Rodney Pulliam Memorial Scholarship

    Sixty scholarships will be awarded (10 from each of the 6 NBLSA regions) in the form of a BARBRI certificate. Visit website for more updated information.

    Amount $500
    Address c/o LaTanya Funches
    9919 S. Union Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60628
    Email Info@NBLSA.org
    Phone 202-618-2572
  • National Black Law Students Association

    Sandy Brown Memorial Scholarship

    Two monetary awards will be given commemorative of Ms. Brown. Applicants must be currently in their first or second year, and submit an essay on the specified topic. Visit website for more updated information.

    Amount Not less than $500
    Address c/o LaTanya Funches
    9919 S. Union Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60628
    Email Info@NBLSA.org
    Phone 202-618-2572
  • National Black Law Students Association

    Outstanding Student Leader Scholarship

    Awarded to a NBLSA member that has excelled academically and has been an active member of the BLSA chapter and community. Visit website for more updated information.

    Address c/o LaTanya Funches
    9919 S. Union Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60628
    Email Info@NBLSA.org
    Phone 202-618-2572
  • National Black Law Students Association

    Nelson Mandela Law Scholarship

    Applicants must be studying law. Students who are entering law school or are in their first year of law school are eligible. Visit website for more updated information.

    Amount $1,000
    Deadline November 15th
    Address c/o LaTanya Funches
    9919 S. Union Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60628
    Email Info@NBLSA.org
    Phone 202-618-2572
  • National Federation of the Blind

    Numerous scholarships available to recognize achievements by blind scholars. Applicants must be legally blind and pursuing or planning to pursue a full-time postsecondary course of study in a degree program.

    Amount $3,000 to $12,000
    Deadline March 31st.
    Address Scholarship Committee
    Ms. Patti Chang, Esq, Chairperson
    200 E. Wells Street at Jernigan Place
    Baltimore, MD 21230
    Email scholarships@nfb.org
    Phone 410-659-9314, ext 2415
  • Ocean County Bar Association Memorial Scholarships

    Awarded to Ocean County, NJ residents enrolled in an accredited law school.

    Deadline April 9th
    Address Attn: Frank Dupignac, Jr., Esq.
    Chairperson
    P.O. Box 2015
    Toms River, NJ 08754
    Phone 732-349-1212
  • Pennsylvania Bar Foundation

    James W. Stoudt Memorial Scholarship Fund

    Pennsylvania resident and 2L/Second year student in three-year program or 3L/Third year student in part-time program; Good standing and academic achievement as evidenced by applicant’s academic transcript; Financial need as certified by the applicant’s law school financial aid office; and the potential for making a contribution to society and the legal profession either through anticipated legal field or other efforts as discussed in the applicant’s 250- 500-word essay and evidenced by the applicant’s recommendations. Applicants must be a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association Law Student Division which is free for electronic members. In addition to the above criteria, minority scholarships are specifically earmarked for students from historically under-represented racial/ethnic minority backgrounds.

    Amount $3,000
    Deadline December 1st
    Address James W. Stoudt Memorial Scholarship Program
    Pennsylvania Bar Foundation,
    P.O. Box 186, Harrisburg, PA 17108-0186
    Email info@pabarfoundaiton.org
    Phone 1-888-238-3036
  • Puerto Rican Bar Association Scholarship Award

    All Latino students attending law school in New York or who are permanent residents of New York are eligible to apply. PRBA selects recipients based on community involvement, financial need and academic promise. All applicants must be entering their first, second, or third year (third year evening students who are entering their fourth year may also apply) of a JD degree program at an American Bar Association (ABA) approved law school. Students working towards their LL.M. are NOT eligible for this award.

    Amount $2,500 to $5,000
    Deadline April 18th
    Address PRBA Scholarship Fund
    c/o Borah Goldstein
    377 Broadway, 6th Floor
    New York, New York 10013
    Email scholarship@prba.net
  • Reiff & Bily Legal Scholarship

    You must be a citizen of the United States. You must demonstrate plans to enroll for admission‚ or have proof of current full-time enrollment at an accredited institution. If you have not yet received your acceptance into college or law school‚ you may still apply‚ but the scholarship will not be released without proof of acceptance and enrollment. Your GPA must meet a minimum score of 3.0.

    Amount $1,000
    Deadline July 1, 2015
    Address Reiff and Bily
    Attn: Jeffrey Reiff
    1125 Walnut Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
    Email scholarships@reiffandbily.com
    Phone 215-274-0072
  • Rhode Island Bar Foundation

    Thomas F. Black, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

    Awarded to a Rhode Island resident who will enroll as first year full-time students in programs leading toward an LL.B. or J.D. degree at an ABA accredited law school in the United States. Applicant must also demonstrate good character, scholastic achievement, and financial need.

    Amount $20,000
    Deadline March 21th
    Address 115 Cedar Street
    Providence, RI 02903
    Email info@RIBAR.COM, gcaldwell@ribar.com
    Phone 401-421-6541
  • Rotary International

    Ambassadorial Scholarship

    Provides funding for degree oriented study in another country. It also applies to foreign students studying in the US. Applicant must be a citizen of a country with a Rotary Club. Application must be made through local Rotary Club in legal/permanent residence or place of full-time study. Rotary Club of Philadelphia, 1601 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103; (215) 735-5984 Contact local Rotary club for deadlines.

    Address One Rotary Center
    1560 Sherman Center Avenue
    Evanston, IL 60201
    Email contact.center@rotary.org
  • Samuel J. Goldstein, Esq. Scholarship Fund

    The two-year scholarship was created to benefit students who are planning to attend, or already attend, law school in Pennsylvania. Students must be of Jewish faith and from the following counties: Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Washington, or Westmoreland. Student must also demonstrate financial need and academic promise.

    Deadline April 22nd
    Address Deborah L. Turner, Scholarship Coordinator
    The Pittsburgh Foundation
    Five PPG Place, Suite 250
    Pittsburgh, PA 15222-5414
    Email turnerd@pghfdn.org
    Phone 412-394-2649
  • Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara

    Applicant must be a full-time day law student and must have attended at least four of the six secondary grade school years and graduated from a high school in Santa Barbara County, California. A personal interview in Santa Barbara, California is required in March 2013.

    Amount $500 – $5,000
    Deadline January 31st
    Address P.O. Box 3620
    Santa Barbara, CA 93130
    Email info@sbscholarship.org
    Phone 1-866-976-8279
  • The County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey Foundation

    Oscar W. Rittenhouse Memorial Scholarship

    Awarded to NJ residents accepted for admission to a law school who have an interest in law enforcement. Applicant must demonstrate financial need.

    Amount $2,500
    Deadline June 15th
    Address c/o Prosecutor Grace Park
    32 Rahway Avenue
    Elizabeth, NJ 07202
    Phone 908-527-4500
  • The County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey Foundation

    Andrew K. Ruotolo, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

    Awarded to NJ residents accepted for admission to a law school who have been accepted to a law school. Must show interest and commitment to child advocacy and demonstrate financial need.

    Amount $2,500
    Deadline June 15th
    Address c/o Prosecutor Grace Park
    32 Rahway Avenue
    Elizabeth, NJ 07202
    Phone 908-527-4500
  • The County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey Foundation

    Harris Y. Cotton Memorial Scholarship

    Applicants must be New Jersey residents accepted for admission to a law school. They must have an interest in preparing for a career as a prosecutor, with an emphasis on domestic violence or hate crimes prosecutions. The applicant must also demonstrate financial need.

    Amount $2,500
    Deadline June 15th
    Address c/o Prosecutor Grace Park
    32 Rahway Avenue
    Elizabeth, NJ 07202
    Phone 908-527-4500
  • The Justinian Foundation

    The scholarship will be awarded to a member of the Justinian Chapter at the law school to help defray the cost of the third year tuition. Applicants must have Italian parents or grandparents, and demonstrate financial need.

    Amount Minimum of $1,000
    Deadline May 15th
    Address c/o Albert M. Greto
    319 W. Front Street
    Media, PA 19063
    Email Justinian@Justinian.org
    Phone 215-545-0706
  • The Kosciuszko Foundation

    Full-time graduate students that are U.S. citizens of Polish descent, Americans of non-Polish descent whose primary academic interest are in Polish studies, and Poles who are permanent residents of the U.S. are eligible to apply. Must demonstrate academic excellence (minimum GPA 3.0), involvement in the Polish-American community, and/or have an academic interest in Polish subjects. There is a $35 application fee. On-line application will post on December 7th.

    Amount $1,000 to $7,000
    Deadline January 10th.
    Address 15 East 65th Street
    New York, NY 10021-6595
    Phone 212-734-2130 ext. 210
  • The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.

    Earl Warren Legal Training Scholarships

    Merit-based awards for students with outstanding community service. Preference is given to students who are entering their first year of full-time study. Current law students are ineligible. Applications are available for download by Nov. 1st, or they may be requested in writing from scholarships@naacpldf.org.

    Amount $3,000
    Deadline April 30th
    Address The Earl Warren Legal Training Program
    c/o NAACP LDF Scholarship Programs
    40 Rector Street, 5th floor
    New York, NY 10006
    Email scholarships@naacpldf.org
    Phone 212-219-1900
  • The Richard Linn American Inn of Court Mark T. Banner Scholarship

    Awarded to a law student that is a member of an under represented group (including race, sex, ethnicity, sexual orientation and disability) in pursuit of a career in IP law. Third-year students ARE eligible. Applicant must also demonstrate academic merit, leadership qualities, oral communication skills and community involvement. Application materials, formatted as a single PDF file, should be submitted by e-mail to: Mark T. Banner Scholarship c/o The Richard Linn American Inn of Court.

    Amount $5,000 for the Fall semester of their 2nd or 3rd year of law school.
    Deadline November 12th 2014
    Email marktbannerscholarship@linninn.org, Please include “Banner Scholarship” in the Subject of all emails to the Inn
  • Vietnamese American Bar Association of the Greater Washington DC Area

    At least a part-time law student in good standing at an ABA or AALS accredited school in the Eastern coast of the United States. Student must demonstrate a commitment to serving the Vietnamese American community.

    Amount Two $1,000 awards
    Deadline February 28, 2015
    Address Attn: Yen Jeannette Tran
    White & Case LLP
    701 Thirteenth Street, N.W.
    Washington, DC 20005
    Email yjtran@gmail.com
    Phone 206-963-3192
  • Westmoreland Bar Foundation

    Wayne R. Donahue Memorial Scholarship

    Awarded to a Westmoreland County resident enrolled in a Pennsylvania Law School.

    Amount up to $2,250
    Deadline 3rd Wednesday in June
    Address Scholarship Committee
    c/o The Westmoreland Bar Foundation
    129 North Pennsylvania Avenue
    Greensburg, PA 15601-2311
    Email Westbar.org@westbar.org
    Phone 724-834-6730
  • Westmoreland Bar Foundation

    Donald Laird Hankey Memorial Scholarship

    Awarded to a Westmoreland County resident enrolled in any law school.

    Amount up to $2,250
    Deadline 3rd Wednesday in June
    Address Scholarship Committee
    c/o The Westmoreland Bar Foundation
    129 North Pennsylvania Avenue
    Greensburg, PA 15601-2311
    Email Westbar.org@westbar.org
    Phone 724-834-6730
  • Women of the ELCA Scholarship Program

    Amelia Kemp Scholarship

    Applicant must be a woman studying for a career other than ordained ministry. They must also be members of the Lutheran Church in America. Selection is based on academic ability, financial need, educational goals, and Christian commitment.

    Amount $600 – $1,000
    Deadline February 15th
    Address Women of the ELCA Scholarship Program
    ATTN: Valora Starr
    8765 W. Higgins Rd.
    Chicago, IL 60631-4101
    Email valora.starr@elca.org
    Phone 1-800-638-3522 extension 2741
  • York County Bar Association

    Richard P. Noll Scholarship

    Awarded to a full-time law student, from the York area, who demonstrates financial need.

    Amount Two awards, $2,500 each
    Deadline October 31st
    Address Richard P. Noll Scholarship Committee
    York County Bar Association and
    York County Bar Foundation
    137 E. Market Street
    York, PA 17401
    Email info@yorkbar.com
    Phone 717-851-5949