A scholarship can make all the difference.
A scholarship can make all the difference.
Search over 800 carefully curated and vetted scholarship opportunities and writing competitions — totaling more than $3 million in aid.
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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.
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.
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.
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.
Abe and Esther Hagiwara Student Aid Award
Founded to provide financial assistance to a student who otherwise would have to delay or terminate his/her education due to a lack of financing. Only applicants that exhibit severe financial need will be considered for this award.
Grace Andow Memorial Scholarship
Ms. Andow, a longtime member of the Cleveland Chapter, established this scholarship in her will. She was a wedding planner who later studied to become a legal secretary. She shared her enthusiasm and abilities with others, and volunteered almost all of her spare time with the JACL.
Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) National Scholarship Program
This national league scholarship is directed at league members entering the field of law. Applicants should be active within their communities and merit and financial need will be considered. Applicant must hold an individual or youth membership in the JACL.
Reverend H. John & Asako Yamashita Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship supports graduate studies for students concerned with education, social justice, and service to their communities.
Sho Sato Memorial Scholarship
Established in memory of Sho Sato, a professor of law at the University of California at Berkeley, who was one of the nation’s most prominent scholars of local governmental law, this scholarship is for law students who are members of the Japanese American Citizens League.
Thomas T. Hayashi Memorial Scholarship
Thomas Hayashi was a civil rights advocate and attorney in international law, whose philosophy was to encourage other Nikkei to enter the legal profession as a means of securing justice for the disadvantaged. This scholarship was established in his honor.
Jezic & Moyse Scholarship
This law firm scholarship is geared to students dedicated to the cause of social justice. Community service and merit will be taken into consideration.
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.
P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship Fund (IPS)
The International Peace Scholarship Fund is a program which provides scholarships for selected women from other countries for graduate study in the U.S. and Canada. Members of P.E.O. believe that education is fundamental to world peace and understanding.
San Diego La Raza Lawyers Association (SDLRLA) Scholarship Fund
Scholarships are awarded to law students from a variety of backgrounds who have contributed to the betterment of the Latino community. The recipients of the scholarships are law students who have met criteria of community service, financial need, hardship and academic achievement.
Scholarship for College Students
As a leader in advocacy, the Baltimore medical malpractice law firm of Schochor, Federico and Staton, P.A. is proud to announce the dedication of a scholarship to support students pursuing college and university studies.
VLSP presents a scholarship each year to a deserving student based upon need, ambition and merit for the purpose of furthering his or her education in the legal field.
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.
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.
Vera Brown-Curtis Memorial Scholarship
The BWL Foundation is proud to sponsor the Vera Brown-Curtis Hayes Scholarship, which is awarded to second- and third-year law students who have demonstrated outstanding scholastic achievement, community service and financial need.
Dolores Randolph Bauer Memorial Scholarship
The Black Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles invites applicants who intend to practice law in the Southern California area to submit a personal statement and legal essay.
Honorable Justice Vaino Spencer Scholarship
Justice Vaino H. Spencer was a co-founder of Black Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles, Inc. (BWL) and first African American woman judge in California. The BWL Foundation proudly sponsors the Justice Vaino Spencer Scholarship that is awarded to second- and third year law students who have demonstrated outstanding scholastic achievement, community service and financial need.
Animal Law Scholarship
Animal Legal Defense Fund Advancement's scholarships are available to law student members based upon demonstrated commitment to Animal Legal Defense Fund’s mission, “to protect the lives and advance the interests of animals through the legal system."
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.
Raytheon Missiles & Defense SPY-6 Scholarship
The Raytheon Missiles & Defense SPY-6 Scholarship, named for the U.S. Navy’s SPY-6 Family of Radars, provides returning sailors an opportunity to achieve educational goals and position themselves for success in civilian professions.
Law Student Scholarship, Ohio Women's Bar Foundation
The scholarship is awarded to a female law student in Ohio whom aspires to promote diversity and inclusion efforts in their future legal practice or brings a unique perspective to the law as a result of their diverse background or experience.
NYIPLEF's Diversity Scholarship
The NYIPLEF’s Annual Diversity Scholarship was established to promote diversity in IP law. The award is intended to be used by the law student for tuition and expenses related to attending law school.
Boone Foundation Scholarship
This scholarship is available to residents of South Carolina to help alleviate the financial stress of higher education.
Law Student Scholarship, Texas Tax Section
Awards for law students who demonstrate academic excellence and commitment to the study and practice of tax law in Texas.
Franklin Jones, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
The Honorable T. John Ward American Inn of Court is proud to offer the Franklin Jones, Jr. Memorial Scholarship for law students from the Eastern District of Texas, and demonstrates commitment to assisting aspiring law students from circumstances of need become lawyers of high ethics, civility, and professionalism.
Alford Excellence Award
This scholarship is awarded to at least three future practitioners who will sit for the July Delaware Bar Exam.
Phillip L. Burton Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a deserving third-year law students of African/African-American descent and/or law students who possess a demonstrated commitment to improving the African-American community.
Capital City Lawyers Association Scholarship
Capital City Lawyers Association will award two scholarships to deserving law students who demonstrate a commitment to practicing in the Triangle area and using their legal training and skills to benefit low-income and/or traditionally underserved communities.
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.
Nancy O'Malley Scholarship
This scholarship was founded to honor CWL Past President Nancy O’Malley for her dedication and commitment to promoting California Women Lawyers and protecting all women and children in our society.
Asian American Law Fund of New York (AALFNY) Public Interest Scholarship
Annually, the Asian American Law Fund of New York provides up to three law students with tuition assistance who demonstrate a commitment to the Asian American community.
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.
This association scholarship is open to all first, second-, and third year women law students who have a DuPage county connection and are enrolled in an accredited law school in Illinois. Merit and financial need will be taken into consideration.
Federal Circuit Bar Association Board Scholarship
The Board Scholarship seeks to encourage law students showing financial need and demonstrating both academic excellence and outstanding leadership.
Giles Sutherland Rich Memorial Scholarship
An award will be given in the memory of Giles S. Rich, Circuit Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and an author of the 1952 Patent Act. Ideal candidates will show financial need and reflect academic excellence. They also should consistently demonstrate a dedication to the law, the rule of law, and our court system.
Helen W. Nies Memorial Scholarship
An award will be given in the memory of Helen W. Nies, former Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Special considerations include encouraging the participation of women lawyers in the legal profession, recognizing the contributions of women lawyers to society in general, highlighting academic excellence, addressing need, and advancing the interest of women law students in intellectual property.
Howard T. Markey Memorial Scholarship
This memorial scholarship award is geared toward students pursuing a J.D. with an interest in international law or federal law. In particular, a demonstrable interest in procedure, substance, or scope of the United States Four of Appeals for the Federal Circuit is ideal.
William S. Bullinger Scholarship
In memory of William S. Bullinger, a respected practitioner who tirelessly advanced the Association’s encouragement of professionalism, civility in practice, and dialogue between the Bench and Bar. The award is based primarily on economic need, although other criteria including academic promise and an interest in the subject matter of the Federal Circuit’s legal community are considered.
This county's bar association memorial scholarship was created with the goal of supporting future professionalism, integrity, and community involvement. Applicants need to have one letter of reference from an active HCBA member.
Petrelli Previtera Bi-Annual Scholarship
The family law lawyers at Petrelli Previtera understand the value of education and the financial obstacles that may come along with obtaining a degree. For this reason, they have established a bi-annual scholarship campaign to help students achieve their goals of furthering their education.