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The Law School Financial Aid Office has identified outside scholarships for which you might be eligible;
here is just a sampling. You may also want to register at one of the
free online scholarship search sites such as http://www.fastweb.com/.
Click on a scholarship to view its description.
||American Bar Association Legal Opportunity Scholarship
The purpose of the ABA Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund is to encourage racial and ethnic minority students to apply to and attend law school and to provide financial assistance to ensure that these students have the opportunity to attend law school for three years. The ABA Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund will award $5,000 of financial assistance annually to each scholarship recipient attending an ABA-accredited law school. An award made to an entering first-year student may be renewable for two additional years. Recipients of this scholarship who attend Tulane Law School will receive a 1-to-1 match from Tulane, in addition to any other scholarship awarded by Tulane.
Deadline: March 1
Adam Greenman Scholarship for Future Lawyers
Adam Greenman, a
Portland-based personal injury, criminal defense, and DUI attorney, wants the
smartest and most capable students to receive a quality legal education and
enter the legal profession regardless of their economic situation. One $1000
scholarship will be awarded annually to a current or enrolled law student
Deadline: June 1st of each year
BARBRI Law Preview Scholarship
“One Lawyer Can Change the World” Scholarship details:
Christensen Law Firm Scholarship
Compass Law Group Scholarship
Deadline: August 5th, 2018
Honorable Timothy C. Evans Scholarship
This program is open to residents of the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division.
Deadline: March of each year
Frances & Earl Perry Memorial Veterans Scholarship
The annual winning applicant of the Frances & Earl Perry Memorial Veterans Scholarship is awarded the amount of $5000.
Deadline: April 30, 2018
Gerben Law Firm Education Scholarship
Gerben Law Firm, PLLC
is offering Tulane Law students a $2,500 scholarship (provided annually)
because we understand the costs associated with law school and want to give
back to up and coming law students. Gerben Law Firm is a trademark law firm
that practices various forms of trademark services for clients throughout the
United States and we're excited to be a part of the next generation of law
Deadline: July 31st
Goodwin & Scieszka Innovation Scholarship
The Law Offices of Goodwin & Scieszka are pleased to support the future lawyers of America with the launch of the first ever Goodwin & Scieszka Innovation Scholarship, awarded to three high-achieving, bright students intending to pursue a career in law. With a grand prize of $1,000 and two runners-up receiving $500 each, the Innovation Scholarship will be accepting applications from current students attending either an accredited law school or an accredited university in the United States. Applicants will be judged on their academic merits as well as the content of the application essay they provide.
Deadline: June 1st
Jewish Federation Academic Scholarship
Applicants must be Jewish; residents of Cook County, Illinois, the Chicago metropolitan area, or northwest Indiana, be intending to remain in the Chicago area.
Deadline: February of each year
Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg Scholarship
Write a 500+ word essay, on why an education is important. Give us examples of how you’ve persevered through the obstacles in order to get an education. What have you learned from these challenges, and how will that prepare you for the challenges you face as a student in a higher education environment? Show examples, and defend your answer.
Deadline: August 15, 2018
Padua Latino Justice Scholarship
Deadline: August 15th, 2018
Reeves Law Group Scholarship
The Reeves Law Group is pleased to support a future lawyer who has a dream to make a significant contribution to society through the legal field. Applying students will need to tell his/her story in a brief narrative, starting with an introduction about who you are, your interests, and anything else you feel should be known about you. The $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who best conveys a strong desire and goal of using the legal system to fix or improve a problem in society.
Deadline: December 15th
Jacob and Celia Richmond Scholarship
Residents of Hampden County attending law school.
Deadline: March 31 of each year
Serbian Bar Association of America
Eligible to apply for this support are students of Serbian birth or ancestry who are currently enrolled at an accredited law school in the United States.
Deadline: Oct. 1
The Bright Leader of the Future
A yearly scholarship will be granted to a recipient who submits an essay and will receive an amount of $500.
The Expert Institute's Legal Writing Schedule
To be considered for the scholarship, you must submit a 1,500 to 2,500 word blog-style article on the use of expert witnesses in litigation through the online submission portal at the bottom of this page by December 31, 2018. If your article wins, you will receive a $2,000 scholarship. In addition, your article will be published on The Expert Institute’s blog and distributed in our weekly newsletter, where it will be read by thousands of practicing attorneys.
Deadline: December 31, 2018
The Stoddard Firm Legal Scholarship
Deadline: May 1, 2018
Weisblatt Law Firm Scholarship
In order to try and make financial issues a little easier, the Weisblatt Law Firm is pleased to offer a $1000.00 scholarship. The ability to apply for this scholarship is open to any individual currently enrolled in a college or graduate program, or actively applying to attend one such program in 2018.
Winer, McKenna & Burritt, LLP scholarship
Sexual harassment attorneys Winer, McKenna & Burritt, LLP announce a first-time $1,000 scholarship essay contest for 2018-2019 academic year students. The winning essay will address an assigned question in 600 words or less.
Deadline: July 31, 2018