External Scholarships

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 and which are related to law and offered by relevant organizations. If your scholarship is exclusively available to law students, please email financialaid@law.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.


10/17/18 The American Descendents of the House of Burgesses ($1,000, for 3Ls)


11/18/18 General Counsel, P.C. First Generation Law Student Scholarship (two $1,500 awards)
11/30/18 Chhabra Law Firm Patent Bar Preparation Scholarship ($1,750)
11/30/18 Strive to be the Best Criminal Lawyer Scholarship Fund ($2,500)


12/01/18 Arnold & Itkin LLP Academic Scholarship ($5,000, for 2Ls and 3Ls)
12/03/18 National Tax Law Scholarship ($500)
12/03/18 National Business Law Scholarship ($500)
12/07/18 Mark T. Banner Scholarship ($10,000, intellectual property law)
12/15/18 The Reeves Law Group Scholarship ($3,000)
12/15/18 GJEL Law Student Scholarship Program ($2,000)
12/31/18 DDR Lawyers Legal Scholarship ($1,500)
12/31/18 The Expert Institute's Legal Writing Scholarship ($2,000)
12/31/18 The Georgelis Injury Law Firm Scholarship Award ($1,500)


1/15/19 Lemberg Law Entrepreneurial Spirit Law School Scholarship ($1,250)
1/31/19 Christensen Law Firm Scholarship ($1,000)


4/30/19 Christopher Simon Attorney At Law Scholarship ($1,000)


5/31/19 YYC Employment Law Group Scholarship ($1,500 CAD, for 3Ls)


6/01/19 Moses and Rooth Legal Scholarship ($1,000)
6/01/19 Scrofano Law PC Aspiring Public Defender Scholarship ($1,500, for 1Ls and 2Ls)


7/01/19 Excellence in Ethics Scholarship (First place $1000, Second place $500)
7/31/19 Gerben Law Firm Trademark Attorneys Scholarship ($2,500)


8/01/19 Sutliff & Stout Law School Scholarship Contest ($2,000)
8/15/19 Seppi Esfandi Law Scholarship ($1,000)