External Scholarship Opportunities

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.

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.

Baumgartner Law Firm Scholarship

Deadline: August 31, 2015
The Baumgartner Law Firm awards a $3,000 scholarship to an incoming or current law student, based on need and commitment to helping others.

Bruning Legal Scholarship

Deadline: December 1, 2015
The attorneys of Bruning Legal are pleased to be offering a $500 college scholarship to the winner of our annual essay contest. Please see details at the link provided above.

Chapman LLC Scholarship

Deadline: November 15, 2015
Chapman LLC is offering a $1000 scholarship to a law student planning on attending, accepted to attend, or currently attending an accredited law school in the U.S.

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.

Goodman Acker Scholarship Program

Deadline: December 1, 2015
The 2015 Goodman Acker Law School Scholarship is $1,000.00 and will be awarded to a student who has achieved high academic achievement, submitted an original essay, and is currently attending or has been accepted to an accredited law school in the United States.

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.

John Foy & Associates Strong Arm Leukemia Scholarship

Deadline: December 15, 2015
The John Foy & Associates “Strong Arm” Leukemia Scholarship is for $1000 open to high-achieving college students who have been affected (personally or a loved one) by leukemia and are enrolled in an accredited college or university as an undergraduate or you are an incoming freshman at an accredited institution in the United States.

Kenneth P. Carp Scholarship

Deadline: December 15, 2015

The Law Offices of Kenneth P. Carp is pleased to offer an existing or incoming college student a $1,000 scholarship to meet their educational costs. The winner of the scholarship will be determined through an essay contest, the details of which can be found by visiting the link above.

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.

Pearce Law Firm Empowering Women in Law Scholarship

Deadline: December 31, 2015
The Pearce Law Firm - Empowering Women in Law scholarship awards $2,000 to a current female law student and is intended to encourage and support outstanding achievement and leadership by example from women in the field of law.

Steven M. Sweat Scholarship

Deadline: December 1, 2015
The Law Offices of Steven M. Sweat, APC is holding an annual college essay contest for $1000 to help a current or prospective college student meet the costs associated with obtaining a degree.

Stroble Law Firm, P.C. Scholarship

Deadline: August 15, 2015
The Michigan personal injury law firm of Stroble Law 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 2015-2016 academic year.

Yanez & Associates Family Law Scholarship

Deadline: August 31, 2015
The Family Law Offices of Yanez & Associates sponsor an annual essay-based scholarship. A first place $2,000 and second place $1,000 award will be awarded. All current and incoming law students are eligible to apply. Winners are selected by September 15.

Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky, LLC. Scholarship

Deadline: December 1, 2015
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 annual essay contest. Please see the above link for details.

Zumper Apartments Scholarship

Deadline: November 15, 2015
We know from our time at college that school is expensive, so we want to help you out with a $1,000 scholarship. We’re looking for outstanding students who have helped their classmates or community in a tremendous way. Any legal U.S. resident in high school or college who will be attending an accredited university or college in Fall 2015 is eligible to apply.