The Richard Linn American Inn of Court provides the $5000 Mark T. Banner Scholarship to foster the development of intellectual property lawyers of high ethics, civility and professionalism, and especially those from diverse backgrounds. The scholarship is available to law students who will continue through the Fall semester 2016. See http://www.linninn.org/Pages/scholarship.shtml. The deadline is November 23, 2015.
The McKenzie Law Firm is pleased to announce a $1000 scholarship award for students who seek to further their educational goals. The Legacy Planning essay scholarship seeks to bring awareness to students about advanced financial planning and fiscal responsibility. See http://www.themckenziefirm.com/the-mckenzie-law-firm-egacy-planning-scholarship/. The deadline is November 29, 2015.
Howell & Christmas provides a $1000 Visionary Scholarship. Applicants must complete an essay on one of three law related topics. See http://www.howellandchristmas.com/visionary-scholarship/. The deadline is November 30, 2015.
Orange County Women Lawyers Association provides a $1000 bar exam stipend for students preparing to take the California Bar Exam and who plan to practice in Orange County. See http://www.ocwla.org/resources/PDF/Bar-Stipends/Bar-Stipend-Application.pdf for more information on requirements. Each year the deadline for the July Bar is April 20, 2015 and November 30, 2015 for the February Bar.
The Tucker IP Personal Injury and Patent $500 Scholarship requires a 500-1500 word essay relating to either how a personal injury has inspired you to pursue a career in personal injury law or how a patent has inspired you to pursue a career in patent law. See http://www.tuckeriplaw.com/tucker-ip-personal-injury-and-patent-scholarship-terms-and-conditions/. The deadline is November 30, 2015.
ApartmentList.com is offering a quarterly $2500 scholarship opportunity to outstanding students who exemplify one or more of their core values. See https://www.apartmentlist.com/scholarship for more information. The deadlines are December 1, 2015 and March 1, 2016.
Goodman Acker, P.C. announces their $1000 Goodman Acker Law School Scholarship to reward law students who demonstrate high academic achievement, strong communication skills and an interest in practicing law. See https://www.goodmanacker.com/our-firm/community-involvement/scholarship-2015/. The deadline is December 1, 2015.
The Lamber-Goodnow Law team offers a $1000 Law School Scholarship to encourage the best and most qualified individuals enter the legal profession regardless of economic circumstances. See http://lambergoodnow.com/scholarships/#law. The deadline is December 1, 2015.
Long and Burnett, PLLC, has a $1000 scholarship for a law student who is interested in bankruptcy law and has completed their 1L year. See http://www.tennessee-bankruptcy.com/nashville-tn-bankruptcy-scholarship/ for other requirements and the application. The deadline is December 1, 2015.
Lovenberg & Associates, P.C. are pleased to announce their $1000 Greater Minds Scholarship. Applicants need to write an essay on how they or a relative have been affected by medical malpractice. See http://lovenberglaw.com/medical-malpractice-lawyer-scholarship/. The deadline is December 1, 2015.
Rogers Law Firm’s Scholarship Essay Contest provides $1000 for the top essay on one of three topics. Applicants are not required to be a Texan resident but the ideal essay will utilize or analyze Texas facts, statistics or law. See http://rogerslawtx.com/lawyer/2015-Scholarship-Essay-Contest_cp14383.htm. The deadline is December 1, 2015.
Steven M. Sweat, APC is offering a $1,000 college scholarship to the winner of an essay competition. See: http://www.victimslawyer.com/scholarship. The deadline is December 1, 2015.
Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers announces their annual $1000 Single Mothers' Scholarship to help lift the financial burden of single mothers enrolled in law school programs. Applicants are to submit an essay describing the difficulties they have encountered and how they have risen above to achieve academic success. See http://www.rosenfeldinjurylawyers.com/news/single-mother-scholarship/. The deadline is December 5, 2015.
Lisa Shapiro Strauss provides the $2000 Donald Memorial Legal Scholarship to a student studying criminal justice. See http://www.lisastrausslaw.com/martin-donald-memorial-2015-scholarship/. The deadline is December 10, 2015.
Brown, PC offers a $500 National Business Law Scholarship to a second or third year U.S. law student with a demonstrated interest in business law. See http://www.browntax.com/National-Business-Law-Scholarship.shtml. The deadline for submissions is December 11, 2015.
Brown, PC offers a $500 National Tax Law Scholarship to a second or third year U.S. law student with a demonstrated interest in tax law. See http://www.browntax.com/National-Tax-Scholarship.shtml. The deadline for submissions is December 11, 2015.
John Foy & Associates offers a $1000 scholarship to a student who has battled leukemia or whose life has been affected by it. See https://www.johnfoy.com/strong-arm-leukemia-scholarship/. The deadline is December 15, 2015.
Kenneth S. Nugent, P.C. announces a $5000 scholarship to any law student who is a U.S. citizen and has a cumulative minimum GPA of 3.0. Applicants must submit a 500 word essay on the topic Why Do You Want to Enter the Legal Field? See http://www.attorneykennugent.com/legal-scholarship/. The deadline is December 15, 2015.
Law Offices of Billy Skinner are offering a $1000 scholarship every semester. Applicants must provide an essay and video. See http://billyskinnerlaw.com/student-scholarship/. Deadline December 15, 2015.
The Law Offices of Kenneth Carp is offering a $1000 college scholarship to the winner of an essay competition. The topic is regarding unemployment benefits. See: http://www.kcarplaw.com/scholarship. The deadline is December 15, 2015.
The Reeves Law Group offers a $2,500 scholarship to a deserving student and future lawyer who delivers a winning presentation or authors a winning essay in their annual scholarship contest. The full eligibility details and entry requirements for our $2,500 scholarship can be found at http://www.robertreeveslaw.com/scholarship/. The 750-1000 word essay topic is “My dream contribution to society as a lawyer”. The deadline is December 15th, 2015.
Joint degree business/JD student? Versitas offers a $1000 scholarship. Applicants must complete a survey and an essay. See http://versitas.com/company/scholarship/. The deadline is December 15, 2015.
The Quirk Law Firm provides a $2000 First Generation College Scholarship to a student whose parent(s) did not complete any post high school education. See http://www.quirklawyers.com/our-firm/first-generation-college-scholarship/. The deadline is December 30, 2015.
Kraut Law Group offers the $500 Aspiring Attorney Aid Scholarship. See http://www.losangelescriminallawyer.pro/aspiring-attorney-aid-scholarship-kraut-law-group-application.html. The deadline is December 31, 2015.
The Law Offices of Sean Smallwood offers the $1000 Smallwood, P.A. Photo Essay Contest Scholarship. It is designed to challenge you to combine an artistic approach with critical thinking on topics in the family law profession. See http://www.affordablefamilylawyer.com/scholarship/. The deadline is December 31, 2015.
Pearce Law Firm offers a $2000 scholarship available exclusively to women studying law. Applicants will have successfully completed at least one semester of law school but will not yet have graduated by fall semester of 2016. It is judged based on need and academic achievement. See http://thepearcelawfirm.com/aspiring-scholarship. The deadline is December 31, 2015.
The Regeneration Center offers an annual $1500 scholarship to all American students (Citizens and Permanent Residents) of South East Asian descent to help in the furthering of their educational goals. A thoughtful, well-crafted short essay of 500 - 1,000 words or less is required. See: http://stemcellthailand.org/scholarship. The deadline is December 31, 2015.
The Law Offices of Anna R. Yum offers a $1000 annual Outstanding Koreans Scholarship to reward outstanding students with Korean heritage who excel in academics as well as in services to the community, and have demonstrated a potential to become future leaders of society. Applicants must be fully or partially of Korean descent and neither parent may have attended an institution of higher learning. See http://www.annayumlaw.com/anna-r-yum-scholarship.html. The deadline is January 1, 2016.
Andy OS provides a $1000 scholarship opportunity based on the essay topic How has mobile technology grown to shape society today, and where do you see the future of mobile technology heading in the next five to 10 years? See http://andyroid.net/scholarship. The deadline is January 15, 2016.
Heintz & Becker Law Firm offers a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants must write a 500 or more word essay on one of three topics. See http://www.heintzlaw.com/General-Scholarship.shtml. The deadline is January 15, 2016.
Provda Law Firm offers the $1000 Bruce Provda Scholarship. Applicants must submit a 1000-word essay on the topic Unusual Divorce Laws Around the World. See http://nydivorcefirm.com/scholarship/. The deadline is January 16, 2015.
Jachimowicz, Pointer & Emanuel offers a $1000 scholarship to help the next generation of attorneys reach their goals. Applicants must submit an essay on any topic related to law or their personal passion for law. See http://www.jpelaw.com/law-school-scholarship-application. The deadline is February 1, 2016.
Stewart J. Guss, personal injury attorney, appreciates the value of education as well as the ever increasing costs of obtaining one. The firm announces a yearly $1000 college scholarship to the winner of an essay writing project on the topic: What law would you change or introduce to reduce car accidents? See https://attorneyguss.com/annual-stewart-j-guss-college-student-scholarship/. The deadline is February 1, 2016.
The Michael Kiely Strong Roots Scholarship is a $500 merit-based, essay-contest scholarship for students who want to help build healthy communities. See http://virginiacriminallawyernow.com/#scholarship. The deadline is March 1, 2016.
The Serbian Bar Association of America offers two $2000, two $1000 scholarships and one $500 scholarship. The scholarship is provided every year to persons of Serbian birth or ancestry and/or their spouses who are enrolled in an accredited law school in the United States. For application information, see www.serbbar.org/scholarships. The deadline is March 18, 2016.
Izenda will award a $1,000 Izenda Embedded BI and Analytics Scholarship to a student who is interested in pursuing a career that leverages analytics to improve decision making and outcomes. See http://www.izenda.com/embedded-bi-and-analytics-scholarship. The deadline is March 31, 2016.
Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. announces their $2000 Law School Diversity Scholarship as part of the law firm's commitment to helping law students who are in need of financial assistance achieve their academic and professional dreams. The student must be a member of an ethnic, racial, or other minority, or demonstrate commitment to issues of diversity within their community. See http://www.buckfirelaw.com/library/law-school-diversity-scholarship-2016.cfm. The deadline is April 1, 2016.
Fantasy Sports Daily provides the $1000 Fantasy Sports Scholarship each fall and spring. To apply, see: https://www.fantasysportsdaily.com/scholarship/. The deadline is April 1, 2016.
Plaxen & Adler, P.A. offers the $2500 Plaxen and Adler Scholarship to a law student who is interested in pursuing a career in trial advocacy and who has a passion for a fair civil justice system. For scholarship details see: http://www.plaxenadler.com/plaxen-adler-scholarship/. The deadline is April 1, 2016.
Michigan Injury Lawyers is providing a $500 scholarship essay competition to help students pay for the costs associated with obtaining an education. Essays will be judged on the quality of the writing and the potential the applicant demonstrates for success in a field of study related to law. See http://www.michiganinjurylawyers.com/scholarship. The deadline is April 15, 2016.
The Johnston Law Firm, LLC offers the $1000 LSAT Prep Course Scholarship for aspiring lawyers. It is designed to cover the cost of an LSAT prep course, or $1,000, whichever is less. See http://johnston-lawfirm.com/lsat-prep-course-scholarship/. The deadline is April 30, 2016.
The Law Offices of Ferrer, Poirot & Wansbrough are proud to create the $1000 Scholarship for Military Veterans in recognition of the bravery and dedication of our troops. See http://www.lawyerworks.com/about-us/veterans-scholarship.php for essay and application information. The deadline is May 1, 2016.
Michigan Auto Law is pleased to offer a $2000 scholarship to a law student who is currently attending an accredited law school, and demonstrates commitment to issues of diversity within their academic career. See http://www.michiganautolaw.com/scholarships/diversity/ for application information. The deadline is May 1, 2016.
Dickson Law Group with offices in Seattle and Tacoma, offers a $1000 video essay scholarship opportunity. See http://www.dicksonlegal.com/scholarship for more details. The deadline is May 15, 2016.
Ladah Law Firm provides a $2000 Car Accident Scholarship. Applicants must be attending law school by the Fall 2016 semester. It is judged based on need and commitment to helping others. See http://www.ladahlaw.com/las-vegas-car-accident-lawyer#scholarship-application. The deadline is May 31, 2016.
The Law Offices of John Phebus offer a $500 scholarship requiring a short essay discussing an accomplishment or event, formal or informal, that marked their transition from childhood to adulthood within your culture, community, or family. See http://www.phebuslawaz.com/The-Law-Offices-of-John-Phebus-Scholarship.shtml. The deadline is May 31, 2016.
Morris Law Firm announces the $500 Morris Law Firm #RobbyStrong Cancer Survivor Scholarship for the 2016 school year. This is designed to help a law student whose life has been affected by cancer. See http://www.dmorrislaw.com/scholarship/. The deadline is May 31, 2016.
The Peck Law Firm, L.L.C. offers a $2000 scholarship to any student interested in pursuing a law-related career. Applicants must submit an essay that answers the question: What effects will the legalization of gay marriage have on religion, culture, and/or family law in America? See http://thepeckfirm.com/peck-law-firm-scholarship. The deadline is May 31, 2016.
Moses and Rooth will provide a $1,000 scholarship to one incoming 1L or currently enrolled law student for the 2016 Fall Semester. An essay is required on the topic: Do you think the criminal justice system adequately deals with America’s War on Drugs? See https://www.mosesandrooth.com/2016-legal-scholarship/. The deadline is June 1, 2016.
ATTSavings.com offers a $1000 Internet Education Scholarship. You must create an original info graphic on how apps are helping students learn in unique ways. See http://www.attsavings.com/scholarship. The deadline is June 15, 2016.
Reiff and Bily announces their annual $1000 Reiff and Bily Legal Scholarship for any student studying for a career in the legal field. See http://www.reiffandbily.com/legal-scholarship/. The deadline is July 1, 2016.
Reiter & Walsh, P.C. is pleased to announce a $1500 scholarship to be awarded each year to a university or law school student who sustained a birth injury or who has a family member affected by a birth injury. See http://www.abclawcenters.com/birth-injury-caring-for-life-scholarship-2/. The deadline is July 31, 2015.
The military trial lawyers of Gagne, Scherer & Associates, LLC announce a $1200 scholarship to the winner of an essay competition. See http://militarytriallawyers.com/college-scholarship/ for more information. The deadline is July 17, 2016.
Petkey offers a $500 scholarship for students. Applicants must complete an essay or video and love pets. See petkey.org/scholarship. The deadline is July 22, 2016.
Ernst Law Group is offering an annual $1000 Brain Injury Caregivers Scholarship for caregivers of those who suffer from brain injuries and to recognize a student whose life has been touched by a loved one’s injury. See http://www.ernstlawgroup.com/brain-injury-caregivers-scholarship/. The deadline is July 31, 2016.
Pickard Parry Pfau offers the $1500 Southpaw Scholarship. Applicants must be left-handed. See http://pickardparry.com/scholarship. The deadline is July 31, 2016.
Albertson & Davidson, LLP. offers a $2500 scholarship. Applicants must write an essay. See http://www.aldavlaw.com/scholarship/ for essay question and information. The deadline is August 24, 2016.
Baumgartner Law Firm provides a $1000 Car Accident Scholarship to help a student who’s been affected by a car accident & is committed to helping others in their career path. Applicants must be attending law school by the Fall 2016 semester. To apply, see https://baumgartnerlawyers.com/houston-car-accident-lawyer/#scholarship-application. The deadline is August 31, 2016.
American Indian College Fund awards educational scholarships to American Indian/Alaska Native undergraduate and graduate students attending tribal colleges and public or private/non-profit colleges. For a list of offered scholarships for graduate students see American Indian College Fund - graduate.
Berks County Community Foundation awards many educational scholarships to a Berks County, PA resident. For a list of offered scholarships see bccf.org/scholarships.
BLSA has funded and developed a financial aid Web site that provides a plethora of scholarship information and provides several ways that donations can be made to the "Students of Color Scholarship Fund." They invite you to review the information at www.financialaid4you.com.
Check out other scholarships at:
- American Indian College Fund
- Peterson's Scholarship Search
Scholarship information for international students may be found at www.internationalscholarships.com.
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