A scholarship can make all the difference.
A scholarship can make all the difference.
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Linda J. Murphy Scholarship
Female law students who have dedicated themselves in a significant way to advancing the quality of life and stature of women in society through community service or otherwise.
NextLevel Student Scholarship, Spring
Through this Scholarship, higher education can be more accessible to law students who demonstrate academic excellence. The $1,000 NextLevel Law Scholarship is available to students each semester who are pursuing a career in law, compliance, or public policy.
Bar Study Scholarship
The goal of the scholarship is to promote the CFAWL mission. The scholarship is meant to help the recipient while they study for the Florida Bar Exam. It is made possible through the generous donations of CFAWL members, friends, and CFAWL fundraising efforts.
Margaret A. Gannon Legal Education Stipend Application
Provides financial assistance to help with costs of a bar review course (or related study materials) for law students and graduates who are preparing to take the July California Bar Exam. Up to four stipends will be awarded.
George H. Nofer Scholarship for Law and Public Policy
The George H. Nofer Scholarship for Law and Public Policy is for full-time graduate students with a pre-lingual bilateral hearing loss in the moderately-severe to profound range, who use listening and spoken language as their primary method of communication.
Mexican-American Law Student Scholarship
This Scholarship is open to law students enrolled at the three Houston, TX area law schools who have a demonstrated commitment to advancing Latino civil rights.
H. Fletcher Brown Award
PNC Bank, N.A., as Trustee, administers this renewable award, which is available to Delaware residents who were also born in the state.
Honorable Clarence (Chuck) N. Patterson Diversity Internship Scholarship
The Clarence "Chuck” N. Patterson Diversity Internship Scholarship Program provides internship opportunities for eligible minority first or second year, full-time law students. Interns participate in a 10-week-long summer internship at the York County Office of the Public Defender.
Bristol County Bar Association Scholarship
The Bristol County Bar Association grants an annual scholarship to a law student from Bristol County, MA.
Samuel J. Goldstein, Esquire, Scholarship Fund
The Samuel J. Goldstein, Esquire, Scholarship Fund was established at The Pittsburgh Foundation to provide scholarships to benefit students from Allegheny County and contiguous counties who are planning to attend or already attend law school in Pennsylvania.
Bohemian Lawyers' Association of Chicago Scholarship
The Bohemian Lawyers' Scholarship Fund was established to provide financial assistance to law students of Czech, Moravian, Ruthenian, Silesian, or Slovac ancestry in the Chicagoland area.
Judge Jerri Lee Mills Law Student Scholarship
This foundation scholarship is open to all first, second, and third year law students who either graduated from a public or private high school in Brazoria County, TX, or who currently reside in Brazoria County, TX. Financial need will not be taken into consideration.
Women in Leadership Scholarship
Brown and Caldwell offers a Women in Leadership Scholarship to support female students that are interested in pursuing a career in the environmental profession.
Congressional Black Caucus Spouses Education Scholarship
The spouses of Congressional Black Caucus members created this scholarship to address the educational need in the congressional districts in response to federal cuts in spending for education programs and scholarships, which disproportionately affect people of color. This opportunity awards scholarships to academically talented and highly motivated African-American or Black students pursuing an undergraduate, graduate, or doctoral degrees in a variety of fields.
DRI Law Student Diversity Scholarship
Designed to provide assistance to two students to promote, in a tangible way, DRI's Diversity Statement in principle, this scholarship will provide funds to two law students.
Energy & Mineral Law Foundation Scholarships
Scholarships will be awarded to law students studying energy, environmental, natural resource, and mineral law at schools holding membership in the Energy & Mineral Law Foundation.
Gamma Mu Scholarship Program
The Gamma Mu Scholarships Program provides support to gay men who want to further their education at a college, university, or vocational or professional training program.
Cancer Survivor Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to help fight cancer by contributing to the education of those individuals who have been impacted by it and are using their experience as motivation to pursue a career that aims to eradicate cancer.
Helen B. and Lewis E. Goldstein Scholarship
With a focus on religious affiliation, immigrant status, and financial need, this scholarship can be used for law school and can be renewed.
Ronald P. Wilmot Scholarship
Students who are children of a gay or lesbian parent(s), who demonstrate academic and artistic excellence, and who live in the greater San Francisco Bay Area are eligible.
JVS Graduate Scholarship
This scholarship program provides support to qualified Jewish students whose primary residence is in the Greater Los Angeles area with need-based financial aid. Recipients can pursue both undergraduate and graduate studies at colleges, universities and vocational schools nationwide.
Redick Memorial Scholarship
This law firm's scholarship is geared to academically successful students committed to combat the issue of distracted driving by championing and developing a plan that will persuade young adults to avoid distracted driving. Financial need is not a requirement.
Lighthouse Guild Scholarships
These scholarships help legally blind young adults make a successful transition to college, support their post-graduate education, and facilitate career development.
If you’ve battled a form of cancer yourself, or witnessed a loved one receiving treatment, the purpose of the scholarship is to provide financial assistance to college students in their pursuit of higher education whose life has been impacted by cancer.
Howard Brown Rickard Scholarships
This memorial scholarship award is for law students. Student must be legally blind in order to be eligible to apply.
National Federation of the Blind Scholarship Program
The National Federation of the Blind's annual scholarship program is the largest of its kind in the nation. Every year, we award blind scholars across the fifty states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico in recognition of their achievements and professional aspirations.
OppU Achievers Scholarship, March
The OppU Achievers Scholarship celebrates achievement in its many forms and honors those who create opportunity for themselves and others and provides for current or future education costs. Scholarship selections are made four times a year. Annually, the OppU Achievers Scholarship awards students who have demonstrated outstanding achievement.
James N. Kincanon Scholarship
This foundation scholarship is geared to students interested in the pursuit of law, and who reside in or around Roanoke county. In addition to the residency requirement, this scholarship also contains a merit component.
Stewart J. Guss College Student Scholarship
This scholarship to help alleviate some of the financial pressure on promising students wishing to further their education at the college and university level.
Sugarman Law School Scholarship
Two annual scholarships award to assist in paying for tuition and/or other education-related expenses. Applicants should have an interest in public service and the practice of law.
Scholarships are awarded to applicants whose leadership potential is evident and will demonstrate their dedication to excellence in their lives through service, education, or employment, and for bringing broad positive impacts to society as an out and visible LGBTQ person becoming a positive role model for other LGBTQ people.
The Kilroy Law Firm Justice Scholarship
The Kilroy Law Firm Justice Scholarship promotes diversity within the profession for Black/African American, Hispanic, Native North American, and Pacific Islander students. This scholarship will be awarded to a law school student.
Law Scholarship Program
Since 2009, ISF has funded American Muslim scholars studying and working in fields with the greatest impact on public opinion and policy, including law, legal studies, and human rights. Law scholarships range from $5,000-10,000. Our goal: to improve negative portrayals of Muslims in the news, increase the number of Muslim policymakers, and invest in the creation of positive and engaging stories about American Muslims.
Sarita and Claire Wright Lucas Foundation Bar Prep Scholarship
The SCWLF awards $5,000 scholarships to African-American female law students who have committed to careers as prosecutors. For these future prosecutors the Scholarship program covers the cost of the bar application and preparation up to $5,000. The Scholarship program also offers a $5,000 incentive for scholarship recipients who secure employment as prosecutors.
Sidney B. Williams, Jr. Scholar Program
Scholarships are awarded to students who are members of underrepresented racial and ethnic groups and who are exploring a career in IP law. Scholars engage with experts and leaders in the patent law field during the law school admissions process and throughout their law school experience.
MAX Scholarships, April
MAX by AccessLex offers scholarship incentives to help you maintain motivation and momentum as you progress through our personal finance curriculum, developed exclusively just for law students like you. Complete MAX activities to be automatically entered into our drawings throughout the year and win up to $40,000!
Janie Shores Scholarship
This foundation scholarship is directed at the next generation of women lawyers by supporting outstanding female Alabama residents in achieving their educational goals. Scholarship is both merit and financial need based.
George A. Straight Minority Scholarship
This award is provided annually in honor of George A. Strait, an exceptional law librarian and life-long member of the American Association of Law Librarians.
LexisNexis John R. Johnson Memorial Scholarship
Scholarships are available to assist individuals studying to become law librarians and who intend to have a career in legal information.
ARS Lazarian Graduate Scholarship
Provides graduate students of Armenian descent a scholarship opportunity to further their educational goals.
StephenBabcock.com Annual Law Student Scholarship
The StephenBabcock.com Annual Law Student Scholarship is part of our commitment to helping defray the costs of obtaining their legal education for those who demonstrate high academic achievement, exceptional leadership qualities and involvement with community service.
Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund
The Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund aids people active in movements for social and economic justice. Need-based scholarships are awarded to students who are able to do academic work at the college or university level.
Jose Marti Scholarship Challenge Grant Fund
This state scholarship is directed at students of Hispanic origin who will attend Florida public or eligible private institutions. Merit and demonstrated financial need will be taken into consideration.
Continuing Education and Job Training Program (Casey Foundation)
To assist students who have received foster care, guardianship, adoption, or Continuing Education and Job Training from the Casey Family Programs in certain states, this scholarship will assist students attending college or graduate school.
Dr. Nicholas Padis Memorial Graduate Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a qualifying senior undergraduate or graduate student pursuing a graduate degree full-time at an accredited university or professional school.
John S. Manos, Esq., Memorial Graduate Scholarship
This club's annual scholarship is geared toward high-achieving, community service-oriented law students of Greek heritage. Contains residency requirement, in addition to demonstration of merit and financial need.
Houston Bar Association Auxiliary Charitable Fund, Inc, Scholarship
The Houston Bar Association Auxiliary Charitable Fund awards scholarship(s) annually to deserving students at each of the Houston area law schools.
Immigrants Rising Pre-Law Fund
This diversity scholarship seeks to provide financial support to low-income immigrants planning to attend law school. In addition to financial support recipients will be connected to Immigrants Rising network of legal professionals.
Herbert Lehman Education Fund Scholarship
The Herbert Lehman Scholarship is a national, highly competitive scholarship that makes annual awards to qualified, outstanding undergraduate students. The scholarship is named after the former Governor and United States Senator from New York in recognition of his integrity, courage, and persistence on behalf of numerous civil rights causes.