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External Scholarships

Scholarship Sponsors: If your organization would like to submit a scholarship for posting on our External Scholarships page, keep in mind that we only post scholarships that are available to our law students. If your scholarship is available to law students, please email twhite@virginia.edu with a link to your website’s scholarship page, which should include information such as the scholarship deadline, award amount, and eligibility requirements.

The following external scholarships are listed by deadline. More information is provided at the links. Contact the sponsor if you need additional details.

February

2/1/16 The Annual Stewart J. Guss College Student Scholarship ($1,000)
2/1/2016 Brad Wolk Memorial Scholarship ($500)
2/1/16 Jachimowicz, Pointer & Emanuel Scholarship for Law Students ($1,000)
2/15/16 The Levin Firm Scholarship ($1,000)
2/15/16 The Zeiger Firm Bi-Annual College Scholarship Essay Contest ($1,000)
2/16/16 Morgan Lewis Diversity Scholarship ($20,000, must be entering 2L year with anticipated graduation in 2018 and be of diverse ethnicity)

March

3/1/16 The Kerri Castellini Women’s Leadership Scholarship ($500)
3/1/16 Sally & Fitch Scholarship for Current Law Students ($1,500)
3/1/16 Timothy J. Ryan & Associates Law Scholarship ($1,000)
3/1/16 VABA-DC Scholarship ($1,500, must plan to serve the Vietnamese American community)
3/15/16 Dolman Law Group College Scholarship Video Essay Contest ($1,100)
3/15/16 The Eisenberg Rothweiler Winkler Eisenberg and Jeck Scholarship ($1,000, must be a rising 2L or 3L interested in civil trial work)
3/15/16 Journal of the Patent & Trademark Office Society Writing Competition ($1,000)
3/25/16 Fitzwater Memorial Scholarship Program ($2,500, must be a 2L)
3/27/16 First Amendment Gerrymander Standard Writing Contest ($5,000 first place, $3,000 second place, $2,000 third place)
3/31/16 Cloudswave Scholarship ($2,000, $1,000, and $500 prizes)
3/31/16 Sleeklens Academic Scholarship Program ($2,000)

April

4/1/16 Advocate for Civil Justice Scholarship ($500)
4/1/16 The Alford Excellence Award ($3,000, must sit for July 2016 Delaware Bar Exam) Application
4/1/16 Buckfire & Buckfire Law School Diversity Scholarship ($2,000)
4/1/16 Cohen & Cohen Civil Justice Scholarship ($500)
4/1/16 Green Choice Carpet Scholarship for Environmental Law ($250)
4/1/16 The Help Save Lives Don’t Text and Drive College Scholarship ($1,000)
4/1/16 The Plaxen and Adler Scholarship ($2,500)
4/4/16 Beveridge & Diamond Constitutional Environmental Law Writing Competition ($2,000)
4/15/16 The Denena Points, P.C. Law and Technology College Scholarship ($1,000)
4/15/16 Michigan Injury Lawyers Scholarship ($500)
4/15/16 Robert A. Shuker Scholarship Fund (traditionally between $10,000 and $20,000, for Washington D.C. residents admitted to law school)
4/15/16 Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky, LLC Future Leaders Scholarship ($1,000)
4/29/16 Hudson County Bar Foundation Scholarship (must be a Hudson County, New Jersey resident)
4/30/16 American Injury Attorney Group Marketing Scholarship ($1,250)
4/30/16 Aspiring Attorney Scholarship ($1,000)
4/30/16 The Lawson PI Law Scholarship ($2,000, available to Christian law students)
4/30/16 Leukemia & Lymphoma Awareness Scholarship (must be affected by these diseases, $1,000)
4/30/16 ShipDig.Com Scholarship ($1,000)

May

5/1/16 Michigan Auto Law Diversity Scholarship ($2,000, must be a 1L or 2L)
5/1/16 Steven H. Heisler Legal Scholarship ($2,500, must be commencing law school in August 2016)
5/12/16 The Weisblatt Law Firm Scholarship ($1,000)
5/15/16 Russell & Lazarus Safety Scholarship for Law Students ($1,000, video essay required)
5/15/16 BARBRI Law Preview Diversity Scholarship
5/30/16 Accident Survivor Scholarship ($1,000)
5/30/16 American Accident Awareness Attorney (AAAA) by Naqvi Injury Law ($2,000)
5/31/16 Buford & Gonzalez Scholarship ($2,000)
5/31/16 CoilLaw, LLC Law Scholarship ($500)
5/31/16 Ladah Law Firm Car Accident Scholarship ($2,000)
5/31/16 Peck Law Firm Scholarship ($2,000)
5/31/16 Rosenstein Law Group Scholarship ($500)

June

6/1/16 Adam Greenman Scholarship for Future Lawyers ($1,000)
6/1/16 The John Foy & Associates Strong Arm Leukemia Scholarship ($1,000, must be affected by leukemia)
6/1/16 Moses & Rooth Legal Scholarship ($1,000)
6/1/16 Normandie Law Firm Scholarship ($1,000)
6/1/16 Zavodnick, Zavockick & Lasky Scholarship ($1000)
6/3/16 Personality Type Scholarship (first place $2,000 & second place $500)
6/15/16 Bankruptcy Law Center Scholarship Contest ($1000)
6/15/16 Los Angeles DUI Attorney Diabetes Scholarship ($1,000, for diabetic students)
6/15/16 The John Foy & Associates Strong Arm Leukemia Scholarship ($1,000)
6/30/16 The Morici, Figlioli & Associates Scholarship ($500)

July

7/1/16 Anton Legal Group ($500, entering 1L in 2016)
7/1/16 Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley, LLP ($500, entering 1L in 2016)
7/1/16 Charles J. Argento & Associates ($500, entering 1L in 2016)
7/1/16 The Cifarelli Law Firm, LLP ($500, entering 1L in 2016)
7/1/16 Condeni Law LLC ($500, entering 1L in 2016)
7/1/16 Dwyer Williams Potter Attorneys, LLP Scholarship (must be a 1L who graduated from an Oregon university, $1,000)
7/1/16 Fischer & Van Thiel, LLP ($500, entering 1L in 2016)
7/1/16 Jon Friedman ($500, entering 1L in 2016)
7/1/16 Joshua W. Glotzer, APC ($500, entering 1L in 2016)
7/1/16 Gurovich, Berk & Associates ($500, entering 1L in 2016)
7/1/16 Kestenbaum Law Group ($500, entering 1L in 2016)
7/1/16 Land Whitmarsh, LLP ($1,000, entering 1L in 2016)
7/1/16 The Law Firm for Family Law ($500, entering 1L in 2016)
7/1/16 Ramey Law, PC ($500, entering 1L in 2016)
7/1/16 Ruhman Law Firm ($500, entering 1L in 2016)
7/1/16 Tannenwald Writing Competition ($5,000, $2,500, and $1,500 prizes)
7/1/16 Wieand Legal Scholarship ($1,000)
7/1/16 Windy City Law School Scholarship ($1,000)
7/15/16 Duffield, Lovejoy, Stemple & Boggs Scholarship ($500)
7/15/16 Legal Scholarship Offered by Console & Hollawell
7/17/16 Gagne, Scherer & Associates, LLC College Scholarship ($1,200)
7/22/16  Petkey Scholarship ($500)
7/31/16 Achievements and Ability Scholarship ($1,500, must have cerebral palsy or an immediate family member with cerebral palsy)
7/31/16 Ernst Law Group Brain Injury Caregivers Scholarship ($1,000, must be a caregiver for someone with a serious brain injury)
7/31/16 Hawkins Spizman Kilgo, LLC Childhood Cancer Awareness Scholarship ($1,000, must be a survivor of childhood cancer or have a loved one directly affected by it)
7/31/16 Juvenile Justice Law School Scholarship ($1,000)
7/31/16 OklahomaLawyer.com Annual Scholarship ($1,000)
7/31/16 Pickard Parry Pfau Southpaw Scholarship ($1,500, must be left-handed)
7/31/16 The Reiter & Walsh Birth Injury Caring for Life Annual Scholarship ($1,500, must have sustained a birth injury or have a family member affected by one)
7/31/16 Wolf & Pravato Scholarship ($1,000)

August

8/1/16 Military Veteran Law Student Scholarship ($500)
8/1/16 Probst Law Office Scholarship ($500)
8/1/16 Reeder Law Firm Student Scholarship ($1,000, family law interest)
8/15/16 My Injury Attorney Scholarship ($500)
8/16/16 The Law Offices of Joel J. Kofsky Scholarship ($1,500)
8/24/16 Albertson & Davidson, LLP College Scholarship ($2,500)
8/31/16 Baumgartner Law Firm Car Accident Scholarship ($1,000)

September

9/1/16 Bajaj Law Scholarship ($2,500)
9/1/16 Karman Scholarships (must have a mobility disability, $500)
9/1/16 White Collar Defense Diversity Scholarship ($500, for African American and Hispanic students from single-mother homes)

October

10/1/16 Ehline American Military Vets Scholarship Fund ($500)

December

12/1/16 The Bruning Law Firm College Scholarship Essay Contest ($500)
12/10/16 Law Offices of Randy Collins Scholarship ($1,000)
12/15/16 The Reeves Law Group Scholarship ($3,000)
12/30/16 Sattiraju Employment Law Scholarship ($1,000, for 1Ls and 2Ls only)
12/31/16 The Expert Institute’s Annual Legal Writing Scholarship ($2,000)


Dates TBD

Advocacy Training for Interns Program (ATIP) (minimum 3 month online internship requirement, $1,000)

Afghan-American Bar Association (AABarA) Mentorship Program (pairs practicing Afghan-American attorneys with Afghan-American law students, email info@aabara.org for information)