A scholarship can make all the difference.
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Sonia Morgan Scholarship
Awarded to a New Jersey law school student who is female and who demonstrates academic excellence (grade-point average and class standing), participation in extracurricular activities, financial need and community service
Timothy C. Evans Scholarship
The NWSBA Foundation is honored to recognize Judge Timothy C. Evans’ contribution to the legal community through The Honorable Timothy C. Evans Scholarship.
Thomas P. Thornton Scholarship
Each year, the ISIAL Educational Fund (a 501(c)(3) corporation associated with the Society) awards a scholarship to a qualifying law student.
Chief Justice Roderick Ireland Leadership and Juvenile Justice Scholarship Award
The Honorable Chief Justice Roderick L. Ireland Leadership and Juvenile Advocacy Award seeks to support the development of students who have exhibited a commitment to developing strong leadership skills and a passion for juvenile advocacy. In his honor, the MBLA established this annual award for such students who have demonstrated their commitment to juvenile justice and who have exhibited outstanding leadership.
Fletcher “Flash” Wiley MBLA Legacy Scholarship Award
The Fletcher “Flash” Wiley Award seeks to support the development of students who, like Past MBLA President Fletcher “Flash” Wiley, display academic and professional excellence, exhibit a commitment to diversity and inclusion through leadership and volunteerism, and demonstrate a conviction to “lift as they climb.”
Judge Reginald Lindsay Public Service Scholarship Award
This association scholarship is open to Black students who have overcome adversity to use their outstanding academic ability and skills in public service. Financial need is not a requirement. Interview is required and two letters of recommendation.
San Mateo County Women Lawyers Section Scholarship
The San Mateo County Women Lawyers’ Section Educational Foundation was set up as a non-profit organization to raise scholarship funds for deserving law students. Scholarships are available to all law students, both male and female.
Gloria Barron Wilderness Society Scholarship
The Gloria Barron Wilderness Society Scholarship seeks to encourage individuals who have the potential to make a significant positive difference in wilderness protection.
NCAWA Sarah Parker Scholarship
NCAWA provides scholarships to deserving female students attending the state’s law schools. This award has been named in honor of retired Chief Justice Sarah Parker of the Supreme Court of North Carolina.
LGBT Public Interest Scholarship Program
Scholarship awards will go to law student or recent graduates who have demonstrated commitment to improve the legal and social standing of the LGBTQ community, including LGBTQ individuals.
Kathern F. Gruber Scholarship Fund
The scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit through an application process that is evaluated by a committee. These scholarships are for one year only, but recipients can reapply and receive the award up to four times.
Adam Lischer Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of the scholarship fund is to provide assistance to residents and/or natives of Durham County who are attending law school, who can demonstrate a significant connection to the Durham community. Since its inception the scholarship program has enjoyed strong support from the Bar as a way of both recognizing and supporting such students.
National Council on International Trade Development (NCITD) Scholarship
The NCITD International Trade Scholarship is for students pursuing undergraduate, graduate or professional degrees who have an interest in pursing a career in international trade, which they demonstrate through their education, work experience, volunteering, or any other extracurricular activities related to international trade.
Agnes B. McGirth Scholarship
The Black Women Lawyers’ Association Scholarship Fund (BWLA-SF) endeavors to encourage African-American women in the law through support in their legal education and to promote diversity in the legal profession.
Living with a Sense of Purpose Scholarship
Sadly, those suffering from depression and mental health illnesses are often neglected or under-treated in our health system. Legislation could make health care mandatory for people who need it, profoundly helping them, as well as limit or regulate access to the firearms which are involved in the leading method of suicide.
APABA Silicon Valley & BALIF Joint Scholarship
A joint scholarship to recognize law students who have shown excellence and achievement in law school, who overcome personal hardships or challenges and have a demonstrated commitment to the Asian Pacific American and LGBTQIA communities.
Rachel Krevans Scholarship
The Rachel Krevans Scholarship was established to encourage women to pursue careers in intellectual property law.
This scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to law students of Cuban heritage.
Drew Lewis Scholarship
Awarded to a student who has demonstrated a commitment to one of the firm’s core values: family, education, business, and politics.
Georgelis Law Scholarship Award
This annual scholarship will be awarded to the most deserving incoming or present law school student. Georgelis Injury Law Firm, P.C. recognizes that the increasing cost of graduate education can be a deterrent for those seeking to become a productive part of our society’s legal profession. We believe that no student, with the passion and vision to enrich the practice of law, should be denied this opportunity.
Kohlmeyer Hagen Law Office Scholarship
This law firm's annual scholarship is awarded to one full-time student each spring, who excels in leadership and academics. Financial need is not a requirement.
San Diego Law Raza Lawyers Association Bar Stipend
The bar stipend is awarded to law students in their final year of study to assist with bar examination related expenses. In awarding bar stipends, the Fund will consider the applicant’s financial need, academic achievement, community service, leadership experience and any hardship experienced in pursuing an education.
The Brett McCandlis Brown & Conner Scholarship
Law students currently enrolled in the U.S. are eligible to apply for the Brett McCandlis Brown & Conner Scholarship.
The Thumbs Up Guys Scholarship
Because education paves the way for a society to flourish, we want to play a part in helping students get the schooling they desire to contribute something great to our community. The scholarship will grant three students a scholarship each to be applied towards their tuition or other education-related expenses.
NW Corporate Law Bi-Annual Scholarship (Spring)
The NW Law Firm knows law school in the United States is expensive. Their firm wants to help a law student avoid some of the costs associated with law school. This scholarship award is offered bi-annually, spring and fall.
The When There Are Nine Scholarship Project
The When There Are Nine (WTAN) scholarship was inspired by a commitment to honor the legacy of the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The WTAN scholarship seeks to advance equity and diversity within the legal profession by expanding career opportunities for women attorneys and supporting those attorneys in their legal educations and careers.
MAX by AccessLex Hannah R. Arterian Memorial Scholarship
The MAX by AccessLex Hannah R. Arterian Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to one 1L MAX participant who completes the eight-part Financial Foundations course and attends at least two MAX events. Entry is automatic, and the winner will receive a $50,000 scholarship toward their remaining law school tuition.
Mike Eidson Scholarship
The Mike Eidson Scholarship Fund was established by the AAJ Women for Justice Education Fund in 2008, in honor of AAJ past President Mike Eidson, whose vision and generosity inspired it.
Richard D. Hailey AAJ Law Student Scholarship
This association scholarship is open to any minority or underrepresented student who demonstrates a commitment and interest in the proficiency of skills in trail advocacy to represent victims. Must demonstrate financial need.
U.S. Graduate Scholarship
Scholarships are awarded to graduate students of Armenian descent who clearly demonstrate academic excellence and financial need.
Ashoori Law Good Deeds Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to assist one driven, kind-hearted college student with a history of going beyond themselves to do good for others.
Vincent S. Haneman-Josephe B. Perski Scholarship
The Haneman-Perskie Memorial Foundation Scholarship is a non-profit corporation created for the purpose of awarding scholarships and administered by a Board of Trustees comprised of the officers of the Atlantic County Bar Association.
Byron Hanke Fellowship
The Foundation for Community Association Research (FCAR) awards its Byron Hanke Fellowship to selected graduate students to implement research projects related to the development, management and governance of common interest communities and their community associations.
This law firm scholarship was created to assist individuals as they continue their educational journey. Being a law student is not a requirement.
Rice, Murtha & Psora Scholarship
The leaders of tomorrow are working and often sacrificing to receive an education today. The purpose of the scholarship will be awarded to a deserving student to apply towards college or law school costs and help that student realize his or her potential.
Earl Warren Scholarship
The Earl Warren Scholarship is awarded annually to rising law students whose commitment to racial justice reveals outstanding potential for training as civil rights and public interest attorneys. Eligible law students include those entering their first or second year of full-time legal study at an accredited law school.
Founder's Memorial Scholar
To commemorate the founding of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, this scholarship was established to recognize the scholastic achievements of undergraduate and graduate Brothers. The selected candidates should demonstrate the academic aspirations exhibited by the Fraternity’s Founders. The Charles R. Drew Memorial Scholarship Commission will award (4) four Founders’ Memorial Scholarship awards annually.
Phi Eta Sigma Graduate Scholarship
Phi Eta Sigma members can apply for the Founders Scholarship Fund to be used toward their first year of graduate study (including professional school).
Bryce Harlow Fellowship
This scholarship is awarded to a part-time graduate student who participates in the Bryce Harlow Fellowship which must be used to defray tuition costs.
Charles E. Joseph Employment Law Scholarship
In order to encourage future employment lawyers, the Charles E. Joseph Employment Law Scholarship is awarded annually to a law student who plans to work in plaintiff’s employment law.
Trial Advocacy Law Student Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to the applicant who best demonstrates a commitment to the American Association for Justice and it's mission, a desire to represent victims, interest and skill in trial advocacy and financial need.
Trial LawHER Scholarship
The Trial LawHER Scholarship was created to help a rising 3L female law student achieve her goal of becoming a plaintiff trial lawyer. This scholarship intends to elevate a rising woman leader in the plaintiff trial lawyer space and educate future trial lawyers around the importance and impact of settlement planning.
Willcox Savage Scholarship
For African American/Black law students or other historically marginalized racial or ethnic groups such as, but not limited to, Native American/Indigenous, Hispanic/Latinx, Middle Eastern, Asian and Pacific Islander, who are long-time Virginia residents enrolled in a juris doctor program. Preference shall be given to first-year law students, students attending a law school in Virginia, and/or students from Hampton Roads.
The Stoddard Firm Scholarship
The Stoddard Firm Scholarship is designed to encourage and award creative authorship. The ability to clearly and accurately relay a message is crucial, whether it is addressed to a person inquiring about legal services, a client, a judge, or a jury.
The Stoddard Law Firm Legal Scholarship
A scholarship for first-year law school students to encourage creative authorship.
The Weisblatt Law Firm is pleased to offer an annual scholarship to help students with the escalating costs of education.
PFLAG Long Beach Scholarship
This scholarship supports those who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex, or queer/questioning, and to straight allies who have directly supported LGBTQI youth and/or the LGBTQI community.
Asian-American Lawyers Association of Massachusetts AALAM/Dow Fund Scholarship
Asian American law students who demonstrate leadership potential, commitment to Asian American community and personal, professional or academic excellence should consider this scholarship. Priority consideration will be given to law students who have secured a public interest position for the summer.
American Association of University Women (AAUW) Effie M. Solomon Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created to aid women from Western Pennsylvania who are training to be lawyers.