Outside Scholarship Resources

There are many 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/.

Albertson & Davidson, LLP, Scholarship

Award:  $2,500

American Bar Association Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund

Amount:  $15,000

Attorney Stewart Guss Scholarship

Award:  $1,000

Autolist Scholarship

Award:  $1,500

Attorney Aaron J. Boria Scholarship

Award:  $500

BARBRI Law Preview Scholarship

Award:  $10,000 and $5,000

Laura Bassi Scholarship

Award: $ varies

Baumgartner Law Firm

Award:  $3,000

Blanch Law Firm Scholarship


Carole Bailey Scholarship

Award:  $5,000

Cherepinskiy Law Firm Scholarship

Award: $1000

Driggs, Bills & Day Law Firm Scholarship
Award:  $1,000 (2)

Dickson Law Group

Award:  $1,000

Dolman Law Group Scholarship

Award:  $1,100 (bi-annual)

EDvestinU Scholarship Opportunity

Award:  $1,000

Fleming Law Scholarship

Award:  $1,000

General Counsel, P.C. First Generation Law Student Scholarship

Award:  $1,500 (2)

Law Offices of Joel J. Kofsky

Award:  $1,000

The Levin Firm
Award:  $1,000 (two)

LoRusso Scholarship

Award:  $1,000

Morgan & Morgan "For the People" Scholarship

Award:  $5,000

Moses & Rooth Scholarship
Award:  $1,000

NW Corporate Law Scholarship

Award: $1,000

The O'Connor, Runckel & O'Malley Law Scholarship
Award:  $1,000

OppU Achievers Scholarship

Award:  $2,500

Patrick Malone & Associates Scholarship

Award:  $5,000 (2)

Recording Academy Scholarship

Award:  $10,000 (first place); $2,500 (runner-up)

Reiff & Bily Legal Scholarship

Award:  $1,000

Sallie Mae Bridging the Dream Scholarship Program

Award: $20,000

Varsity Tutors Scholarship

Award:  $1,000

The Weisblatt Law Firm

Award:  $1,000

Yale University Student Grants and Fellowship Database
Award: Variable

Zip Recruiter

Award:  $3,000

ABWA (Association of Black Women Attorneys)

Award: $3,000 (more than one will be awarded)


Arent Fox Diversity Scholarship

Award: $20,000


Armenian General Benevolent Union Scholarship
Award: varies


Arnold and Porter Diversity & Inclusion Scholarship

Award: $10,000


BARBRI Law Preview Scholarship

Award:$10,000 & $5,000


2020 Baker Donelson Diversity Scholarship

Award: $10,000


Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C.

Award: $2,000


Goodwin's 1L Diversity Fellowship



Helsell Fetterman, LLP Scholarship

Award: $7,500


Grand Rapids Community Foundation

Award: $5,000


Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey (PDF)

Award:  $varies


Hispanic Scholarship Fund College Scholarship Program
Award: $1,000 - $15,000


Iranian American Bar Association

Award: $varies


Islamic Scholarship Fund Scholarship

Award:$3,000 to $10,000


JAMAS Future Hispanic Leaders Scholarship

Award:  $2,500

The Kosciuszko Foundation
Award: $1,000- $5,000


Don H. Liu Scholars

Award: $15,000


Lloyd M. Johnson, Jr. Scholarship Program

Award: $10,000


Mark T. Banner Scholarship
Award: $10,000


Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF)
Award: $2,000 to $6,000


Miller Johnson Michigan Diversity Scholarship

Award: $5,000


Minority Corporate Counsel Assocation (MCCA)

Award: $10,000


NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
Award: $9,000 up to $30,000


The National Italian American Bar Association (NIABA)

Award: $5,000


The National Italian American Foundation
Award: $2,000 to $12,000


New York State Bar Association
Award: $6,000


POISE Foundation

Award: $2,000 to $3,000


Richard D. Hailey Scholarship

Verification form-Richard D. Hailey Scholarship

Award: $5000 

Serbian Bar Association of America (SBAA)

Award: (2) $2,000, (2) $1,000 and (1) $500


Warner Norcross & Judd LLP Scholarship

Award: $5,000


Zelle LLP - Diversity Scholarship

Award: $30,000

American Bar Association Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund

Award:  $15,000

Rhode Island Bar Foundation "Thomas F. Black Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund"

Prospective First Year Law Students
Award:  $20,000 (two awards)

Richard D. Hailey Scholarship

verification form-Richard D. Hailey Scholarship

Award: $5000


High school seniors enrolling in an eligible postsecondary institution
Current college students are eligible
Award: $1,000 (three scholarships awarded each month)

The Clark Law Office Scholarship

Award:  $1,000

MCCA LMJ Scholarship

Award: $10,000

Pipeline to Practice Foundation Scholarship

Award:  $varies