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External Scholarships

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


10/1/15 Ehline Law Firm PC Military Veteran’s Law Scholarship (must show proof of honorable discharge, $500)
10/1/15 Ehline Law Firm PC Tort Law Contest Scholarship (cumulative GPA must be at least 3.0, $500)
10/1/15 Ignite AG Customer Advisory Board Scholarship (must be seeking to enter a marketing field, $1,000)
10/9/15 Belluck & Fox, LLP Mesothelioma Essay Contest (up to $5,000)
10/15/15 Simmons and Fletcher Excellence in Ethics Scholarship ($1,000)
10/17/15 American Descendants of the House of Burgesses (must be a 2L or 3L, $500)
10/30/15 Pinkham & Associates Law Scholarship (must be interested in practicing family/matrimonial law, $1,000)


11/5/15 Single Parent Student Scholarship ($1,000)
11/13/15 The Umansky Law Firm Education Scholarship (must have suffered severe injuries from a car accident, $1,000)
11/15/15 Chapman LLC Scholarship for Law Students ($1,000)
11/15/15 Zumper Apartments Scholarship ($1,000)
11/29/15 The McKenzie Law Firm Legacy Planning Scholarship (preference given to veterans, $1,000)
11/30/15 Biannual Joseph J. LoRusso College Scholarship Essay Contest ($1,000)
11/30/15 Howell & Christmas, LLC Visionary Scholarship (minimum 2.8 GPA, $1,000)
11/30/15 Steinger, Iscoe & Greene Law Scholarships for Child Advocates (must be a child advocate or abuse survivor, $1,000)
11/31/15 County Office Scholarship ($1,000)


12/1/15 American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers Annual Writing Competition (awards of $1,000, $2,000, and $2,500)
12/1/15 Apartment List Scholarship ($2,500)
12/1/15 Domestic Violence Law Firm Scholarship ($250)
12/1/15 Goodman Acker Law Scholarship Program ($1,000)
12/1/15 Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team Scholarship ($1,000)
12/01/15 (and 6/1/16) Long, Burnett, and Johnson, PLLC Nashville Bankruptcy Law Scholarship ($1,000, must be a 2L or 3L, interested in bankruptcy law, and a 1st generation lawyer)
12/1/15 The Rocky Mountain Educational Dreams Law Scholarship ($1,000)
12/1/15 The Steven M. Sweat Annual College Scholarship Essay Competition ($1,000)
12/1/15 Rogers Law Firm Scholarship Essay Contest ($1,000)
12/1/15 Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky Annual College Scholarship Essay Contest ($1,000)
12/10/15 Law Offices of Randy Collins Scholarship ($1,000)
12/11/15 National Business Law Scholarship ($500)
12/11/15 National Tax Law Scholarship ($500)
12/15/15 Altman & Altman Law School Scholarship ($2,000, preference to applicants with a personal or educational connection to Boston)
12/15/15 Hartose Law Firm Law School Scholarship ($1,000, preference to applicants with a connection to the Appalachian region)
12/15/15 American Law School Scholarship ($1,000, preference to applicants with a personal or educational connection to Boston)
12/15/15 The American Law School Student Scholarship ($1,000, preference to applicants with a connection to the New York metropolitan area)
12/15/15 The Annual Kenneth P. Carp College Scholarship ($1,000)
12/15/15 The Brager Tax Law Group Legal Scholarship ($1,000, preference to applicants with a connection to California)
12/15/15 Baltimore Student Law School Scholarship ($1,000, preference to applicants with a connection to the Baltimore-Washington area)
12/15/15 The Criminal Defense Student Law School Scholarship ($2,500, preference to applicants with a personal or educational connection to Boston)
12/15/15 Criminal Defense Lawyers PLLC Criminal Law Scholarship ($1000)
12/15/15 Farzad Family Law Scholarship ($3,500)
12/15/15 The Gilmer Law Firm Scholarship ($2,000)
12/15/15 The Kreisman Law Offices Law School Scholarship ($1,000, preference to applicants with a connection to Chicago)
12/15/15 Law Offices of Billy Skinner Student Scholarship (30 second video required, $1,000)
12/15/15 Lebowitz & Mzhen Law School Scholarship ($1,000, preference to applicants with a connection to Maryland)
12/15/15 The Reeves Law Group Scholarship ($2,500)
12/15/15 Strong Arm Leukemia Scholarship (must have been affected by leukemia personally or through a loved one, $1,000)
12/21/15 Trichstop’s Trichotillomania Awareness Scholarship ($500, must have Trichotillomania to apply)
12/31/15 Aspiring Attorney Aid Scholarship ($500)
12/31/15 Barry’s Tickets All Rounder Scholarship Program ($3,000)
12/31/15 Empowering Women in Law Scholarship ($2,000)
12/31/15 The Expert Institute Legal Blog Post Writing Contest ($1,000)
12/31/15 Injury Lawyer News Disability Scholarship (must have a documented physical or learning disability, $1,000)
12/31/15 Lawstreet Capital Scholarship Award (must be a single mother, $500)
12/31/15 The Pearce Law Firm Empowering Women in Law Scholarship (women only, $2,000)
12/31/15 Shopventory Entrepreneurial Scholarship (must have a minimum 3.2 GPA and be interested in starting your own business, $1,000)
12/31/15 Wattel & York Scholarship (must be a single mother, $500)


1/1/16 Law Offices of Anna R. Yum Outstanding Koreans Scholarship ($1,000, must be of Korean descent and neither parent must have attended an institution of higher learning)
1/15/16 Boling Rice LLC Scholarship ($1,000)
1/15/16 Discountrue Scholarship ($3,000)
1/15/16 Pacific Legal Foundation Law Student Writing Competition ($1,000, $2,000, and $3,000 prizes)
1/31/16 Nuorder Scholarship ($1,000)
1/31/16 EnergyRates.Ca College Scholarship ($500)
1/31/16 Thrive Small Business Scholarship (must plan on starting your own business, $500)


2/1/15 The Annual Stewart J. Guss College Student Scholarship ($1,000)
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)


3/1/16 Timothy J. Ryan & Associates Law Scholarship ($1,000)
3/15/16 Dolman Law Group College Scholarship Video Essay Contest ($1,100)
3/15/16 Journal of the Patent & Trademark Office Society Writing Competition ($1,000)


4/1/16 Buckfire & Buckfire Law School Diversity Scholarship ($2,000)
4/4/16 Beveridge & Diamond Constitutional Environmental Law Writing Competition ($2,000)
4/15/16 Michigan Injury Lawyers Scholarship ($500)
4/30/16 Leukemia & Lymphoma Awareness Scholarship (must be affected by these diseases, $1,000)


5/1/15 Michigan Auto Law Diversity Scholarship ($2,000, must be a 1L or 2L)
5/15/16 Russell & Lazarus Safety Scholarship for Law Students ($1,000, video essay required)
5/30/16 Accident Survivor Scholarship ($1,000)


6/01/16 Moses & Rooth Legal Scholarship ($1,000)


7/1/16 Dwyer Williams Potter Attorneys, LLP Scholarship (must be a 1L who graduated from an Oregon university, $1,000)
7/1/16 Wieand Legal Scholarship ($1,000)
7/17/16 Gagne, Scherer & Associates, LLC College Scholarship ($1,200)
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 Pickard Parry Pfau Southpaw Scholarship ($1,500, must be left-handed)


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)


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 for information)

To submit an external scholarship opportunity, contact