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External Scholarships

ABA Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund
Deadline: March 2, 2015
Download Application: www.ambar.org/DiversityScholarship

The Scholarship Fund will award $5,000 of financial assistance annually to each scholarship recipient attending an ABA-accredited law school. Twenty awards will be made to entering first-year students and may be renewable for two additional years, resulting in financial assistance totaling $15,000 during each student’s time in law school.

Accident Survivor Law School Scholarship
Deadline: May 30, 2015
Download Application: here

Zehl & Associates PC is pleased to announce a new scholarship offer for a law student attending (or accepted and planning to attend) an accredited law school and has either personally was the victim of or has a family member who was the victim of a major accident. A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to an applicant exclusively for law school tuition and related expenses.

Adler Pollock & Sheehan P.C. Diversity Scholarship
Deadline: June 1, 2015
Download Application:
www.apslaw.com or here
Each year, AP&S will award a scholarship of $10,000 to a minority student entering his or her first year of law school. The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage and assist a needy minority student, who has demonstrated academic excellence and a commitment to the community, to attend law school and successfully enter the practice of law. Through the AP&S Scholarship and other endeavors, AP&S is making a concerted effort to diversify and enrich the firm and the profession. To be eligible applicants must meet the following criteria:

Please see the application form for a listing all the materials needed to complete your application.

Advocacy Training for Interns Program (ATIP)
Download Application: here
ATIP is offering an opportunity for an online dispute resolution internship program. You are required to remain in the internship program for a minimum of 3 months. The winner of the internship program will receive a $1,000 scholarship. See the website for more details.

Afghan-American Bar Association (“AABarA”)
Created in 2009, AABarA seeks to further the advancement of Afghan-American attorneys, law students and those interested in pursuing a legal career through mentorship and networking, and through its outreach to the public, other legal organizations and government bodies. If you are of Afghan descent, identify as being Afghan, or are generally interested in the advancement of Afghan-American attorneys and would like more information or would like to take part in their mentorship program where they pair practicing Afghan-American attorneys with Afghan-American law students, please email AABarA at info@aabara.org. AABarA does not charge a membership fee.

Appelman Criminal Defense Law Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2015
Download Application
The Appelman Criminal Defense Law Scholarship awards $1,000 to a student who is entering their 1st or 2nd year attending an accredited law school, who has had faced criminal charges and has changed their ways prior to attending law school. This is a scholarship for second chances and learning from your mistakes. Additionally an essay and considerable academic achievement are also requirements. Please see the website for more details and to apply.

The Babcock Partners Law Student Scholarship
Deadline: March 31, 2015
Download Application here.
Babcock Partners is offering a scholarship to current law students. See their website for details.

Baumgartner Law Student Scholarship
Deadline: Aug. 31, 2015
Download Application here.
The Baumgartner Law Firm is a leading personal injury firm based in Houston, Texas. They are offering a $3,000 scholarship for current or incoming law students based on need and commitment to helping others. Please see their website for more information and to apply.

Bell Law Group Wheelchair Disability Scholarship
Deadline: Feb. 28, 2015
Download Application here.
The Bell Law Group is offering a $1,000 scholarship for a current or incoming law student who is permanently confined to a wheelchair. They are hoping to bring awareness to the difficulties faced by those with mobility issues as well as the importance of accomodations. To be eligible for the scholarship an applicant needs to be in good academic standing, write a short essay, complete the application, submit some documentation of their disability and be attending (or planning to attend) an accredited law school.

Berkeley Technology Law Journal Writing Competition
Deadline: March 9, 2015
Download Application here.
The Berkeley Technology Law Journal is soliciting entries for their annual student writing competition. They will accept submissions from J.D. candidates on a wide variety of topics at the intersection of law and technology, including but not limited to: technology and the public interest, privacy, internet law, intellectual property, antitrust, First Amendment issues, entertainment and new media, telecommunications, biotechnology, and cybercrime. The first prize winner will receive $2,000 and be published in the Fall 2015 issue, if it meets the Journal’s publication standards.

Buckfire & Buckfire P. C. Diversity Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2015
Download Application here.
The Michigan personal injury lawyers of Buckfire & Buckfire P.C. offer an annual Diversity Scholarship for law students. The scholarship has been created as part of Buckfire & Buckfire’s commitment to build on the promise of diversity within the workplace, community and society.

The Diversity Scholarship is $2,000 and will be awarded to a student who is currently attending an accredited law school, who is either a member of an ethical or racial minority or demonstrates commitment to issues of diversity within their academic career. All information can be found by visiting their website, www.buckfirelaw.com.

Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Download Application here.
A $1,000 scholarship is available to students anticipating attending school in the fall of 2015. Applicants must be a US citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States and have an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA.

Charles J. Argento Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Download Application here.
A $1,000 scholarship is available to students anticipating attending school in the fall of 2015. Applicants must be a US citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States and have an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA.

The Clark Law Office Scholarship
Deadline: July 15, 2015
Download Application here.
The Clark Law Office will be providing a $1,000 scholarship to a current undergraduate student who is planning on attending law school in 2014. They will base the judging criteria on the student’s academic performance along with the quality of an essay. Please see their website for further information and to apply.

Cohen, Placitella, Roth Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2015
Download Application here.
Cohen, Placitella, Roth PC is offering a $2,500 need-based scholarship to law students. A student aid report showing income status of your household and an official transcript must be attached for your application to be considered. Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their applications.

Console & Hollawell Legal Leaders Scholarship
Deadline: July 15, 2015
Download Application
here.
The Console & Hollawell $1,000 Legal Leaders Scholarship is available to students who are pursuing a career in law. All applicants must complete the Legal Leaders Application and submit a 500-word essay on how they intend to make the world a better place through their work in the law. All applicants must also include a valid transcript reflecting his or her current standing with a 3.0 GPA and proof of acceptance and enrollment. Failure to include all required materials will result in immediate rejection of the application. See their website for more details and to download the application form.

Davis Levin Livingston Public Interest Law Scholarship
Deadline: July 15, 2015
Download Application
here.
Davis Levin Livingston, a Hawaii law firm, is offering a $3,000 scholarship for the upcoming fall semester to a law student who intends to practice public interest law. See their website for further information and the application form.

Delfino Green & Green Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Download Application here.
A $1,000 scholarship is available to students anticipating attending school in the fall of 2015. Applicants must be a US citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States and have an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA.

DRI Law Student Diversity Scholarship
Deadline: March 30, 2015
Download Application here and at dri.org.
DRI announces its annual Law Student Diversity Scholarship program open to incoming second- and third-year African American, Hispanic, Asian and Native American students. The goal of these scholarships is to provide financial assistance to two worthy law students from ABA accredited law schools in order to promote, in a tangible way, the DRI Diversity Statement of Principle. Incoming second- and third-year female law students are also eligible, regardless of race or ethnicity. Incoming second- and third-year law students who also come from backgrounds that would add to the cause of diversity, regardless of race or gender are eligible to apply. To qualify for this scholarship, candidates must be full-time students. Two scholarships in the amount of $10,000 each will be awarded to applicants who best meet the following criteria:

DUI Victim Scholarship
Deadline: May 30, 2015
Download Application here
This $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a law student attending (or planning to attend) an accredited law school who either personally was the victim or has a family member who was the victim of an accident caused by a driver proven to be under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol. 

Dwyer Williams Potter Attorneys, LLP Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Download Application here.
Dwyer Williams Potter Attorneys, LLP is pleased to announce a $1,000 scholarship available to students anticipating attending school in the fall of 2015. Applicants must be a US citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States and have an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA.

Dyer, Garofalo, Mann & Schultz Scholarship
Deadline: April 10, 2015
Download Application here.
This scholarship is an essay contest in which one winner will receive $4,000 and two runners-up will receive $500 each.

Edleman Krasin & Jaye Scholarship
Deadline: June 30, 2015
Download Application here.
Edelman, Krasin & Jaye, a New York-based personal injury law firm, is offering one $1,000 scholarship and two $500 scholarship awards for students with chronic illness. Please see their website for details and to apply.

Ehline Law Firm PC Scholarship Fund
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2015
Download Application here.
Ehline Law Firm PC, a personal injury law firm, has established two $500 law school scholarship funds, the Military Veteran’s Law Scholarship and the Tort Law Contest Scholarship. Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. All veterans must show proof of honorable discharge. See their website for more details and to apply.

Empowering Women in Law Scholarship
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2015
Download Application here.
The Pearce Law Firm Empowering Women In Law Scholarship is open to women nationwide who are currently attending a law school in the United States. This scholarship is intended to encourage and support outstanding achievement and leadership by example from women in the field of law. This award will be presented to a current female law student for the following academic year in the amount of $2,000 and will be paid at the beginning of the fall 2016 semester. See their website for requirements and to apply.

Epsilon Sigma Alpha Foundation Scholarships

Deadline: Feb. 2, 2015
Download Application here.
Epsilon Sigma Alpha is a non-profit service organization. The ESA Foundation offers numerous scholarships and grants each year. In 2012 they awarded 200 scholarships/grants for a total of $217,000. There were three Virginia students awarded scholarships in 2012, several of whom earned more than one. There are currently 41 scholarships/grants available to Virginia residents. Select Virginia from the dropdown list to research various scholarship or grant opportunities and their qualifications.

Farzad Family Law Scholarship
Deadline: Dec. 15, 2015
Download Application here.
Farzad Family Law is offering an annual scholarship to law and pre-law students. This scholarship is merit based and the winning applicant will receive $3,000 towards the costs of education. All of the application details and the 2015 essay question are available on their website.

Fischer & Van Thiel Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Download Application here.
A $1,000 scholarship is available to students anticipating attending school in the fall of 2015. Applicants must be a US citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States and have an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA.

Frank H. Lang Merit Scholarship
Deadline: May 1, 2015
Download Application here.
This is a $1,000 scholarship available only to those who graduated from a high school in specific California counties listed on their website.

Fischer & Van Thiel Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Download Application here.
A $1,000 scholarship is available to students anticipating attending school in the fall of 2015. Applicants must be a US citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States and have an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA.

Fredrikson & Byron Scholarship
Deadline: March 31, 2015
Download Application here.
Fredrikson & Byron’s scholarship program is part of the Fredrikson & Byron Foundation’s commitment to promoting diversity amongst incoming law professionals. The purpose of the program is to encourage diverse individuals to join and excel in the private practice of law within larger corporate law firms in the Upper Midwest. The scholarship is awarded based on law school performance, professional references, work and other activities, writing samples, and personal interviews. The foundation offers one award of $10,000 each year. First year law students are encouraged to visit http://www.fredlaw.com/firm/scholarship.htm for more information and to apply. Questions can be directed to Greta Larson by email at glarson@fredlaw.com.

George H. Nofer Scholarship for Law and Public Policy (for Students Who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing)
Deadline: April 22, 2015
Download Application here.
The Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (AG Bell) offers the George H. Nofer Scholarship for Law and Public Policy. Three scholarships of $5,000 each are available each year for full-time graduate students with a moderately severe to profound hearing loss who use listening and spoken language and who are attending an accredited law school or a masters or doctoral program in public policy or public administration at an accredited university or college. Visit the AG Bell website to learn more.

Goodwin & Scieszka Innovation Scholarship
Deadline: June 1, 2015
Download Application
With a grand prize of $1,000 and two runners-up receiving $500 each, the Goodwin & Scieszka Innovation Scholarship will accept applications from students enrolled in accredited law schools and universities. Applications will be judged on academic merits and the content of application essays students provide.

Haggai Law Firm Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Download Application: here
This is a $1,000 scholarship requiring an essay.

Hardy Wolf & Downing Scholarship Award
Deadline: June. 30, 2015
Download Application: www.hardywolf.com/scholarships
The injury law firm Hardy Wolf & Downing is offering scholarship awards to law students who are either active/retired members of any branch of the U.S. military or any branch of law enforcement, or immediate relatives of such members. Please see their website for more details and to apply.

Howard Craig Kornberg Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Download Application here.
A $1,000 scholarship is available to students anticipating attending school in the fall of 2015. Applicants must be a US citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States and have an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA.

Howard Fox Memorial Law Scholarship
Deadline: April 1, 2015
Download Application: www.bccf.org
In 1978, the Howard Fox Memorial Law Scholarship Fund was established by Helen and Richard Fox and Friends to honor the memory of their son who, as a proud member of the Berks County Bar Association, served as a young attorney in the Public Defender’s Office. The Howard Fox Memorial Law Scholarship Award of $3,000 is presented annually at the Berks County Bar Association Law Day Event. It is given to help fund a deserving Berks County, Pennsylvania, resident embarking on his or her second year at an accredited Law School. In June 2000, the Howard Fox Memorial Law Scholarship Fund was transferred to the Berks County Community Foundation to manage and administer. The Berks County Community Foundation is a nonprofit corporation whose purpose is to develop, manage and distribute funding to meet existing and emerging community needs. Please go to their web site at www.bccf.org for an on-line application for the Howard Fox Memorial Law Scholarship. Complete applications must be submitted to Berks County Community Foundation between Jan. 15 and April 1.

Howell & Christmas, LLC Visionary Scholarship
Deadline: July 31, 2015
Download Application: here
Howell & Christmas are offering a $1,000 to a current law student or a current undergraduate planning to attend law school Please see their website for details and to apply.

The Hudson County Bar Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: April 30, 2015
Download Application: here.
The Hudson County Bar Foundation Scholarship Fund is one of the oldest providers of financial assistance to Hudson County law students. Esteemed members and families of the Hudson County legal community will fund 12 scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each this year. Applicants must be able to provide proof of Hudson County, N.J. residency. See the application for further instructions.

IADC Legal Writing Contest
Deadline: May 15, 2015
Download Application: here
All J.D. candidates currently enrolled in accredited law schools are eligible to participate in the International Association of Defense Counsel Legal Writing Contest. Entrants must write on subjects in the fields of tort law, insurance law, civil procedure, evidence, or other areas of the law of practical concern to lawyers engaged in the defense, or management of the defense of civil litigation. The top prize is $2,000. See their website for more details and to apply.

Ignite AG Customer Advisory Board Scholarship
Deadline: Oct. 1, 2015
Download Application: here
This is a $1,000 scholarship for students seeking to enter a marketing field focused around customer engagement or research.

Injury Lawyer News Disability Scholarships
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2015
Download Application: http://injurylawyer-news.com/scholarship/
Injury Lawyer News is offering three $1,000 scholarships to pre-law and law students. This scholarship is only available to students with a medically documented disability, which can either be a physical disability or a learning disability. See their website for more details and to apply.

John J. Curtin, Jr. Fellowship
Deadline: March 30, 2015
Download Application:
here

The Curtin Justice Fund Legal Internship Program is managed jointly by the ABA Commission on Homelessness and Poverty and the Standing Committee on Legal Aid and Indigent Defendants. The program will pay a $2,500 stipend to three law school students who spend the summer months working for a bar association or legal services program designed to prevent homelessness or assist homeless or indigent clients or their advocates. The program will provide much-needed legal assistance to organizations serving the under-represented and give students direct experience in a public interest forum. The aim is both to help homeless clients and to encourage careers in the law that further the goals of social justice. See their website for requirements and to apply.

Jon Friedman Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Download Application here.
A $1,000 scholarship is available to students anticipating attending school in the fall of 2015. Applicants must be a US citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States and have an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA.

Juvenile Justice Law School Scholarship
Deadline: July 31, 2015
Download Application:
here

Tiftickjian Law Firm, P.C. is offering a $1,000 scholarship for law students interested in juvenile justice.

Katz & Phillips Single-Parent Scholarship
Deadline: July 31, 2015
Download Application:
here

Katz & Phillips, P.A. is offering a $1,000 scholarship for single parents pursuing a law degree. Please see their website to apply.

Ladah Law Firm Injury Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2015
Download Application:
here

The personal injury attorneys at Ladah Law Firm are offering a scholarship to future lawyers affected by an injury or accident. This scholarship is a one-time award of $2,000. See their website to apply.

Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team Scholarship
Deadline: Dec. 1, 2015
Download Application:
here

The Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team is offering a $1,000 scholarship award to law students. Applicants must submit an essay on the following topic: Tell us what drives you and why you want to pursue a law degree or why you want to go to law school. Explain what motivates you. See their website for further details and application instructions.

Land Whitmarsh Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Download Application:
here

Joseph Land is pleased to announce a $1,000 scholarship available to students anticipating attending school in the fall of 2015. Applicants must be a US citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States and have an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Awareness/Law School Scholarship
Deadline: April 30, 2015
Download Application
The Law Office of Renkin & Associates is pleased to announce the creation of a $1,000 scholarship offer.  It was established to provide financial support to a law student whose life has been impacted by Lymphoma or Leukemia and is seeking to continue their education through law school. 

Levin Firm Scholarship
Deadline: July 17, 2015
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The Levin Firm is offering two $1,000 scholarships. Applicants must submit a 500+ word essay on the following topic: Millions of people each year are injured in accidents involving cars and other motor vehicles. What are some ways the law can be changed in order to make our roads and highways safer? For more information and to apply for this scholarship, please refer to their website.

Lotze Mosley Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
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This is a $1,000 scholarship requiring an essay.

Marine Appreciation Law School Scholarship
Deadline: June 30, 2015
Download Application: here
ChicagoTaxTeam.com and The Law Office of Steven A. Leahy, PC are offering a $1,000 scholarship for a law student attending (or accepted and planning to attend) an accredited law school who is or has a family member in the Marine Corps.

Marks Law Group Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Download Application: here
Aaron Marks is pleased to announce a $1,000 scholarship available to students anticipating attending school in the fall of 2015. Applicants must be a US citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States and have an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA.

Mary Blackwell Barnes Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2015
Download Application
Virginia Women in Public Finance offers a scholarship program that provides, annually, up to five recipients with a scholarship in the amount of $1,000 to $5,000. The scholarship is named in honor of Mary Blackwell Barnes, a dedicated servant of public finance.
To qualify and apply for The Mary Blackwell Barnes Memorial Scholarship, the applicant must, at a minimum:
1) Be a female student returning to a Virginia or District of Columbia college or university in the fall of 2014;
2) Exhibit leadership skills through extracurricular activities, volunteer positions, and/or work experiences;
3) Have an interest in pursuing a career in finance, government, nonprofits or public law; and
4) Complete and submit the 2014 Mary Blackwell Barnes Memorial Scholarship application form including the required essays along with a photocopy of your most recent official or unofficial college transcript via e-mail or mail

Meinhart Smith & Manning PLCC Scholarship
Deadline: Aug. 1, 2015
Download Application: here
To support the pursuit of excellence in malpractice and personal injury law, the Meinhart Smith & Manning PLLC Scholarship was created to help a graduate who encountered malpractice, injury or accident, either personally or through the aftermath of death or injury suffered by a family member or friend, as she or he pursues a legal career. This $1,000 scholarship will partially defray first-year expenses for a student who has been accepted into an accredited law school anywhere in the United States for enrollment in the fall of 20154. Please see their website for the application form and further instructions.

Michigan Auto Law Diversity Scholarship
Deadline: May 1, 2015
Download Application
A scholarship of $2,000 will be awarded to a law student who contributes to the diversity of the law school student body while pursuing a legal career. The scholarship program is open to students currently in their first or second year of law school and the recipient must be a member of an ethnic or racial minority or demonstrate a defined commitment to issues of diversity within their academic career.

Michigan Workers Comp Law Scholarship
Deadline: June 1, 2015
Download Application
The law offices of Alex Berman PC are offering a $500 law scholarship. Applicants must submit a 3-4 page essay outlining your point of view on how your home state’s current laws impact employee’s legal rights regarding workplace injuries. Do you feel your state’s laws are too strict or too lenient regarding workers’ compensation?
See their website for more details and to apply.

Moses & Rooth Legal Scholarship
Deadline: May 1, 2015
Download Application
This is a $1,000 scholarship requiring an essay on the topic: How do you see social media affecting the practice of law?

Norfolk and Portsmouth Bar Association Fitzwater Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: March 27, 2015
Download Application
here
The Norfolk and Portsmouth Bar Association Foundation has announced the establishment of the Elizabeth Barrett Fitzwater Memorial Scholarship in the amount of $2,500 to eligible second-year law students. See the cover letter and application for more details.

O’Connor, Runckel & O’Malley Law Scholarship
Deadline: July 15, 2015
Download Application
here
The law firm of O ’Connor, Runckel & O’Malley is offering a $1,000 scholarship to current law students. See their website for more details.

Pickard Parry Pfau Scholarship
Deadline: July 31, 2015
Download Application:
here
Applicants for this $1,500 scholarship are required to “like” Pickard Parry Pfau’s Facebook page and post a video to the Facebook page with the hashtag #P3Scholarship to be considered.

Providing Legal Service to the Poor Scholarship
Deadline: March 1, 2015
Download Application
here.
Every year Nunis & Associates will grant a $1,000 scholarship to the law student submitting the best 750-plus word essay on “Providing Legal Services to the Poor.” The sum is awarded every April. Please see their website to apply.

Ramey Law Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Download Application
here.
This is a $1,000 scholarship requiring an essay.

Reiff and Bily Legal Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
Download Application
here
The Philadelphia law firm of Reiff and Bily is pleased to announce that they are currently offering law students the 2015 Reiff and Bily Legal Scholarship. This $1,000 scholarship is open to any student studying for a career in the legal field. Please see their website for more details and to apply.

Rhode Island Bar Foundation’s Thomas F. Black, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund
Deadline: March 23, 2015
Download Application: www.ribar.com
This scholarship is a one year, nonrenewable award for full-time students who are Rhode Island residents who will be entering their first year of law school in September 2013. This year the Foundation intends to make two awards of $20,000 each.  Each scholarship award will be made on the basis of demonstrated financial need, superior academic performance, community and public service, and demonstrated contacts with and commitment to the State of Rhode Island. For more information, contact Ginny Caldwell at (401) 421-6541 or e-mail gcaldwell@ribar.com.

Richard M. Renkin & Associates Leukemia & Lymphoma Awareness Law School Scholarship
Deadline: April 30, 2015
Download Application
here
This scholarship was established to provide financial support to a law student whose life has been impacted by lymphoma or leukemia and is seeking to continue his or her education through law school. The $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to an applicant who submits the required application and essay by the deadline. Applicants must meet be a current or incoming law student at an accredited U.S. law school who has been affected by or dealing with issues related to lymphoma or leukemia (either himself/herself or a family member); be at least 18 years old and a U.S. citizen; and be able to show proof of academic achievement with a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.0 from undergraduate or current law school work.

Roanoke Law Foundation’s James N. Kincanon and Jane S. Glenn Scholarships
Deadline: March 31, 2015
Download Application: www.roanokelawfoundation.com
Applicants must be a resident of the City of Roanoke, the City of Salem, or the County of Roanoke, or be a graduate of a high school located in those jurisdictions; must have a grade point average of at least 3.0 during high school (and college or law school if applicable); and must be pursuing education in the law in the Commonwealth of Virginia. In June 2013, the foundation awarded $6,000 in scholarships. Applications will be accepted from Feb. 1 to March 31, 2014. For further information, review the website or call the Roanoke Law Foundation at (540) 342-4905.

The Robert Masur Fellowship in Civil Liberties
Deadline: April 5, 2015
Download Application: here.
Offered annually by The Nation Institute, the Robert Masur Fellowship consists of a $1000 honorarium for students who intend to carry out significant activities during the summer (in between their first and second year) in the areas of civil rights and/or civil liberties. Proposed activities may include a writing or research project, work with a public interest organization in the areas of civil rights or civil liberties, work on a civil rights or civil liberties law case under the supervision of a faculty member or lawyer, or any other work in the areas of civil rights or civil liberties.

Applicants should send a proposal, no more than two pages, describing his or her intended summer project, along with a resume, a brief letter of recommendation, and the name of their faculty or organizational sponsor to:

   Robert Masur Fellowship
   The Nation Institute
   116 East 16th Street, 8th floor
   New York, NY 10003

All applications must be postmarked by April 5.

More Information About the Fellowship

For specific inquiries, please contact Jayati Vora at the Nation Institute at jayati@nationinstitute.org or call (212) 822-0269.

Robert R. Merhige Jr. Environmental Op-Ed Competition
Deadline: March 18, 2015
Download Application: here.
This is a $1,000 scholarship.

Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers’ Single Mother Scholarship
Deadline: Dec. 5, 2015
Download Application:
here.
Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a single mother in an accredited law school. To apply for a scholarship, write a 500-plus word essay on the advantages of going back to school while caring for your children as a mother. See their website for more details and instructions on how to apply.

Rukin Hyland Doria & Tindall Equity and Inclusion Scholarship
Deadline: Sept. 1, 2015
Download Application: here.
The Rukin Hyland Doria & Tindall (RHDT) Equity and Inclusion Scholarship in the amount of $3,000 is awarded annually to a second-year law student who presents solid academic credentials, personal achievement outside the school environment, significant participation in community service, and an interest in employment law. This program is designed to increase the participation of underrepresented groups in the bar, including law students who are economically disadvantaged. Visit their website for eligibility requirements and to apply.

SeiferFlatow Scholarship
Deadline: May 1, 2015
Download Application: here
SeiferFlatow, PLLC is offering a $2,500 scholarship to one J.D. student with a demonstrable interest in helping injured plaintiffs. To apply, submit your resume and a cover letter explaining why the future of personal injury and workers’ compensation law is important to you. You must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident and a full-time J.D. student to apply.

Single Parent Student Scholarship
Deadline: Nov. 5, 2015
Download Application: here
Drug Lawsuit Source is offering two $1,000 scholarships for a single mom and a single dad.

Steinger, Iscoe & Greene Latin Heritage Law Student Scholarship
Deadline: July 31, 2015
Download Application: here
Steinger, Iscoe & Greene are offering a $1,000 scholarship to one student of Hispanic descent seeking to obtain a law degree. Please see their website for more information and to apply.

Steinger, Iscoe & Greene Law Scholarship for Child Advocates
Deadline: Nov. 30, 2015
Download Application: here
The law firm of Steinger, Iscoe & Greene is offering a $1,000 scholarship for a child advocate or abuse survivor seeking a law degree. They understand that abuse is not an easy topic and respect the bravery and confidentiality of all applicants. Please see their website for further information and to apply.

The Expert Institute Legal Blog Post Writing Contest
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2015
Download Application: here
To participate in the Expert Institute Legal Blog Post Writing Contest, submit a 1,500-2,500 word blog-style article on the use of expert witnesses in litigation through the institute's online submission portal. If your article wins, you will receive a $1,000 cash prize and your article will be published on The Expert Institute’s blog and distributed in their weekly newsletter. See their website for more information.

The Kraut Law Group Aspiring Attorney Aid Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2015
Download Application: here
The Kraut Law Group is offering a one-time scholarship in the amount of $500 to law students. Please see their website for more information and to fill out the online application form.

The Thomas Edward Ryals Scholarship Fund
Deadline: June 1, 2015
Download Application: here

The Thomas Edward Ryals Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to residents of the state of Georgia who are graduates of accredited colleges and who wish to attend accredited schools of law.
Student Requirements:

All Documentation should be forwarded at the same time. Incomplete applications will be returned.

Forward to:
U.S. Trust
100 Westminster Street
RI1-536-05-03
Providence, RI 02903
Attn: Brenton P. Thurston

The Tix Team Law Scholarship for Veterans
Deadline: July 31, 2015
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The Tix Team is offering a $1,000 scholarship for veterans pursuing a Juris Doctor degree. Please see their website to apply.

TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship
Deadline: May 6, 2014
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Citizens Bank is offering the TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship program to students who demonstrate good citizenship through community volunteerism and leadership. A total of 10 $5,000 scholarships will be awarded this summer for the 2014-2015 academic year. The application period starts on April 15, 2014. For full details on how to apply, go to their website.

Van Sant Law’s Veterans’ Educational Scholarship
Deadline: June 15, 2015
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Van Sant Law is offering a $1,000 scholarship available to all veterans of the United States Armed Forces who have an honorable discharge. Please see their website for more details.

Vision Zero Auto Accident Prevention Scholarship
Deadline: July 31, 2015
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The Law Office of John J. Sheehan is accepting applications for the Vision Zero Auto Accident Prevention Scholarship in the amount of $1,000. Applicants must be in their first or second year law school, or entering law school in fall 2015, and have at least a 3.0 GPA. For more details and to apply, see the website.

Waechter Medical-Legal Scholarship
Deadline: Sept. 1, 2015
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The Waechter Medical-Legal scholarship offers two $1,000 scholarships. One is available to a student of a legal college, university or program and the other is available to a student of a medical college, university or program. There is no GPA requirement. Applicants must submit a 150-word essay in which creativity is most important.
Sponsor Jason Waechter loves both the medical profession and the legal profession. He believes the best of each field have something in common—they solve problems in creative and original ways. These scholarships embrace this idea. For application & details see  www.birthlaw.com.

William S. Kroger Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2015
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William S. Kroger is pleased to announce a $1,000 scholarship available to students anticipating attending school in the fall of 2015. Applicants must be a US citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States and have an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA.

Zatuchni Law Scholarship
Deadline: Sept. 15, 2015
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Zatuchni & Associates, LLC is offering a $5,000 scholarship to 2Ls and 3Ls interested in the field of employment law. You must be a U.S. citizen with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.3 to be eligible. Please see their website for more details and to apply.