External Scholarship Opportunities

American Accident Awareness Attorney (AAAA) by Naqvi Injury Law

Deadline: May 30, 2016
All students, graduate and undergraduate, who are enrolled in law related programs and have aspirations of becoming a lawyer are encouraged to apply for the $2,000 AAAA Scholarship.

AAUW Branch and State Local Scholarships

Deadline: varies
AAUW branches and states provide funding for local scholarship programs across the U.S. for women students.

AIAG Marketing Scholarship

Deadline: April 30, 2016
The American Injury Attorney Group (AIAG) is pleased to offer a $1,250 scholarship to a deserving student who can submit a marketing strategy or idea that personal injury attorneys could utilize to attract potential clients. Applicants should include all media (print, graphic, video, etc.) to be used to facilitate the message, as well as the channels or centers of influence through which the strategy would be utilized.

The Advocates Scholarship

Deadline: May 15, 2016 (for fall 2016)
The Advocates at Driggs, Bills & Day are happy to announce two $1,000 scholarships to help those in need to current and prospective college students.

Albertson & Davidson, LLP Scholarship

Deadline: August 24, 2016
Albertson & Davidson, LLP are pleased to announce that they will be awarding $2,500 college scholarship to the winner of our newly created essay contest. For more information, visit the link above.

Anelli Xavier Criminal Justice Scholarship

Deadline: July 1, 2016
Anelli Xavier believes in offering opportunities in the legal field for law college students and newly admitted attorneys. Based on this desire to help the youngest generation, the firm is excited to offer an annual, $1,000 Anelli Xavier Criminal Justice Scholarship.

Anthony Castelli Attorney's Veteran's College Scholarship

Deadline: Memorial Day, annually
Anthony Castelli Attorney's Veteran's College Scholarship is giving away an annual $500 scholarship awarded to a current military veteran or honorably discharged veteran or parent, sibling, child or grandchild of a current or honorably discharged veteran.

Apartment List Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2016 (Spring)
Apartment List is offering a $2,500 scholarship to outstanding students who exemplify one or more of Apartment List’s core values. For more information, visit the link above.

Baumgartner Law Firm Car Accident Scholarship

Deadline: August 31, 2016
Baumgartner Law Firm is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a future lawyer who's been affected by a car accident and is committed to helping others in similar situations. Applicants must be enrolled at an accredited law school (anyone enrolled in an accredited college or university for the fall semester of 2016 who will not yet have graduated law school by the spring semester of 2017). This scholarship will be awarded based on need and commitment to helping others.

Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. 2016 Law School Diversity Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2016
The Law School Diversity Scholarship Program was created in 2013 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 scholarship will award $2,000 to one student selected by our scholarship selection committee.

Buford & Gonzalez Criminal Defense Scholarship

Deadline: May 31, 2016
Buford & Gonzalez, Attorneys in Austin, Texas, are pleased to offer the Buford & Gonzalez Scholarship. The $2,000 Scholarship is open nationwide to those who will be attending college fall semester of 2016.

Car Accident Scholarship

Deadline: May 31, 2016
The personal injury attorney at Ladah Law Firm work closely with accident victims and their families every day. We know the long term effects an injury can have, and want to extend our help to future lawyers affected by an injury or accident. This scholarship is a one time award of $2,000 and will be presented in the fall semester of 2016.

The Clements Law Biannual College Scholarship

Deadline: April 11, 2016
The lawyers of Clements & Clements understand the value of a higher education, and we also understand that obtaining one can be financially challenging for both students and their families. For this reason, they are pleased to offer a $1,000 scholarship to the winners of our Biannual College Scholarship Essay Contest.

Cohen & Cohen Civil Justice Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2016
Cohen & Cohen is very excited to offer a $500 Civil Justice Scholarship to a student with an interest in social justice, as demonstrated by past and present volunteer, professional, and educational experiences.

ColiLaw, LLC Law Scholarship

Dradline: May 31, 2016
ColiLaw, LLC is pleased to offer the CoilLaw, LLC Law Scholarship. This scholarship is worth $500 and is available to all college students in the United States who plan on attending law school.

The Denena Points, P.C. Annual College Scholarship

Deadline: April 15, 2016
Denena and Points, a personal injury law firm in Houston Texas, is taking applications for their annual $1,000 Denena and Points, P.C. Law and Technology College Scholarship. We are looking for applicants who are able to demonstrate, through a 500+ word essay, how legal research has evolved now that technology is more sophisticated, and information is easily accessible through search engines, social media, and more.

Dickson Law Group Scholarship

Deadline: May 15, 2016
In an effort to help other aspiring young students realize their dream of obtaining a college degree, the Dickson Law Group is pleased to announce the creation of the annual Thomas L. Dickson $1,000 scholarship available to current college students or those planning on attending a college or university in the fall of 2016.

Ehline American Military Vets Scholarship Fund

Deadline: October 1, 2016
At Ehline Law Firm, we believe that it is of the utmost importance to reward drive and dedication in law students and promote the meritocratic ideology that hard work and commitment results in a myriad of benefits and ultimate success. We feel that the motivation, honor, and discipline learned in the military translates seamlessly to the law profession, and as a result, we are offering a $500 Military Veteran’s Law Scholarship.

Gagne, Scherer & Associates, LLC Scholarship

Deadline: July 17, 2016
Gagne, Scherer & Associates, LLC is pleased to announce that our firm is offering a $1,200 college scholarship to the winner of an essay competition. Details can be found at the link above.

Goldberg & Osborne Don't Text and Drive Scholarship

Deadline: March 31, 2016
In order to help make a college education more of a feasible opportunity and to help spread awareness about distracted driving including texting and other cell phone activities such as social media, email and video chatting, the law firm of Goldberg & Osborne are pleased to offer a $1,000 scholarship twice a year to help current or soon-to-be college students manage higher education costs

Hackard Law Scholarship

Deadline: August 16, 2016
Hackard Law is honored to provide a one-time, non-renewable scholarship of $2,500 to one college student who wins the Hackard Law 2016 Scholarship Essay Contest.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Deadline: varies
The Hispanic Scholarship Fund provides multiple scholarship opportunities for financial aid for Latino students. Graduate student scholarships are available in amounts typically ranging from $1,000-$15,000.

The Howard Fox Memorial Law Scholarship

Deadline: April 1, 2016

The fund is in memory of Howard Fox who was a member of the Berks County Bar Association and an attorney in the Public Defenders Office at the time of his accidental death. The purpose of the fund is to provide scholarships to graduates of Berks County, PA, high schools who are entering their second year at an accredited law school, who demonstrate financial need, without discrimination to color, race, national origin or religion. No descendants of Leonard Quittner or M. Robert Ullman may be scholarship recipients. The scholarship is for $3,000.

The John Foy & Associates Strong Arm Leukemia Scholarship

Deadline: June 15, 2016
John Foy & Associates are delighted to offer the 2nd annual John Foy & Associates “Strong Arm” Leukemia Scholarship. Our $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to one college student who has battled leukemia or whose life has been affected by it.

Karman Healthcare Scholarship

Deadline: September 1, 2016
Karman Healthcare is awarding two $500 scholarships to students who have a mobility disability, excelled academically and those who have a regard for disability awareness in America.

Los Angeles DUI Attorney Diabetes Scholarship

Deadline: June 15, 2016
We are delighted to introduce the first-ever Los Angeles DUI Attorney Diabetes Scholarship. Our $1,000 Scholarship will be awarded to both undergraduate and graduate students who have been diagnosed with any type of diabetes and carry a 3.0 GPA.

The Levin Firm Scholarship

Deadline: February 15, 2016
In an effort to make things a little easier for students and their families, we are pleased to be offering a bi-yearly (February & July) $1,000 scholarship to individuals who are currently attending or planning on attending college or graduate school in the near future.

Michigan Injury Lawyers Scholarship

Deadline: April 15, 2016
The Michigan personal injury law firm Michigan Injury Lawyers is happy to announce that it will be awarding a $500 bi-yearly scholarship to a student who is planning to attend a college or university during the 2016-2017 academic year.

Oregon State Bar Scholarship

Deadline: varies
The OSB Diversity & Inclusion Department (D&I) annually distributes eight scholarships ($2,000 per scholarship) for which entering and current Oregon law school students who intend to practice law in Oregon are eligible. A subcommittee reviews all applications and determines awards according to evidence of the greatest financial need, the students’ qualifications to help further the program’s mission, and other considerations. The program distributes funds to successful applicants’ law schools’ financial aid offices by semester — $1,000 per semester — and the funds do not extend beyond the award year. Interested students must reapply every year and provide an annually updated Financial Assessment Record.

Outstanding Koreans Scholarship

Deadline: January 1, 2016
The Law Offices of Anna R. Yum have created a $1,000 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.

Peck Law Firm Scholarship

Deadline: May 31, 2016
The Peck Law Firm of Charleston, SC is proud to announce the 2016 Peck Law Firm Scholarship. This $2,000 scholarship is dedicated to helping the scholarship winner pay for a law-related college, graduate school, or law school degree.

Sally & Fitch LLP Scholarships

Deadline: March 1, 2016
Sally & Fitch LLP will be awarding a scholarship to a current law school student as well as an undergraduate student with aspirations of going into law school. The goal of these scholarships is to help a lawyer of tomorrow with the financial cost of higher education. The current law student scholarship is for $1,500, and the future law student scholarship is for $1,000.

Serbian Bar Association of America Scholarship

Deadline: March 18, 2016
The SBAA awards scholarships to law students every year at its scholarship gala. All persons of Serbian birth or ancestry and/or their spouses who are enrolled in an accredited law school in the United States are eligible to receive a scholarship from the SBAA. The SBAA typically awards two (2) $2,000 scholarships, two (2) $1,000 scholarships, and one (1) $500 scholarship.

Stewart J. Guss College Student Scholarship

Deadline: February 1, 2016
To qualify for the $1,000 Guss Scholarship you must be an aspiring or current college student and must participate in our essay competition on the legal topic outlined on the website above.

Timothy J. Ryan & Associates Law Scholarship

Deadline: March 16, 2016
Timothy J. Ryan & Associates is pleased to provide a $1,000 scholarship to one law student based upon verifiable merit.

Waechter Medical-Legal Scholarship

Deadline: January 1 - September 1, annually
Sponsor Jason Waechter loves both the medical profession and the legal profession. He believes the best of each field have something in common—they solve problems in creative and original ways. These $1,000 scholarships embrace this idea.

Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky, LLC Scholarship

Deadline: June 1, 2016
The attorneys of Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky, LLC understand the financial strains that can accompany obtaining a college degree.  For this reason, our firm is pleased to offer a $1,000 college scholarship to the winner of our bi-annual essay contest.

The Zeiger Firm $1,000 Bi-Annual College Scholarship

Deadline: February 15, 2016
The Zeiger Firm is pleased to offer a $1,000 scholarship to each winner of the biannual Brian Zeiger college scholarship essay contest. Details regarding the contest and application procedures are detailed at the website above.