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/.

 

 

AAA Scholarship - Kraut Law Group

Award:  $500

 

AALL - American Association of Law Libraries Scholarship

Award:  $varies

 

Adam Greenman Scholarship for Future Lawyers

Award:  $1,000

 

Albertson & Davidson, LLP, Scholarship
Award:  $2,500

 

American Accident Awareness Attorney Scholarship

Award:  $2,000

 

Angie Dipietro Women in Business Scholarship

Award:  $500

 

April Cockerham DREAM Act Scholarship

Award:  $500

 

Attorney Stewart Guss Scholarship
Award:  $1,000

 

Autolist Scholarship

Award:  $1,500

 

Attorney Aaron J. Boria Scholarship

Award:  $500

 

Avvo Law Student Scholarship
Award:  $10,000

 

BARBRI Law Preview Scholarship

Award:  $10,000 and $5,000

 

Bankruptcy Law Center
Award:  $1,000

 

Baumgartner Law Firm
Award:  $3,000

 

Bradley Corbett Law Office
Award:  $2,000

 

Carole Bailey Scholarship

Award:  $5,000

 

Clements & Clements Scholarship

Award:  $1,000

 

CourseHorse Learner's Scholarship
Award:  $1,000

 

David Resnick & Associates

Award:  $1,500 (1st place) or $500 (second place)

 

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

 

Dickson Law Group
Award:  $1,000

 

Discountrue Scholarship

Award:  $3,000

 

Dolman Law Group Scholarship
Award:  $1,100 (bi-annual)

 

EDvestinU Scholarship Opportunity
Award:  $1,000

 

Ed Tayter Outstanding Citizen Scholarship

Award:  $500

 

Expert Institute (The)
Award:  $2,000



FCBA Foundation Law School Scholarship

Award:  $2,500 to $10,000

 

Fleming Law Scholarship

Award:  $1,000

 

Future Lawyers of America Scholarship

Award:  $1,000

 

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation: Graduate Scholarship Program

Award:  $50,000 (maximum)

 

James T.  Flaherty Scholarship

Award:  $600

 

Jenkins & Clayman Law Firm Scholarship

Award:  $2,250

 

Karin Riley Porter Good Works Scholarship

Award: $500

 

Kerri Castellini Women's Leadership Scholarship

Award:  $500

 

Kush Arora Federal Criminal Justice Reform Scholarship

Award:  $500

 

Law Offices of Anthony Vecchio

Award:  $1,000 & $500

 

Law Offices of Joel J. Kofsky
Award:  $1,000

 

The Legacy Planning Scholarship
Award:  $1,000

 

The Levin Firm
Award:  $1,000 (two)

 

LoRusso Scholarship

Award:  $1,000

 

Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund Law School Scholarship
Award: $3,000-$7,000

 

Michael Keily Strong Roots Scholarship

Award:  $500

 

Morris, King and Hodge Scholarship

Award:  $4,200 (3)

 

Moses & Rooth Scholarship
Award:  $1,000

 

NEEBC - New England Employee Benefits Council Scholarships

Award:  $1,000 to $3,000

 

National Association of Women Judges (NAWJ)

National Association of Women Judges Application

Award:  $500

 

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

 

Patrick Malone & Associates Scholarship

Award:  $5,000 (2)

 

Price Benowitz Social Justice Scholarship

Award:  $500

 

Reiff & Bily Legal Scholarship
Award:  $1,000

 

The Law Firm of Ayo and Iken

Award:  $3,000

 

UpCounsel Scholarship

Award:  $10,000

 

Varsity Tutors Scholarship

Award:  $1,000

 

The Weisblatt Law Firm

Award:  $1,000

 

White Collar Defense Diversity Scholarship

Award:  $1,000
 

Yale University Student Grants and Fellowship Database
Award: Variable

ABA Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund
Award: up to $15,000

 

ABWA (Association of Black Women Attorneys)

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

 

Armenian General Benevolent Union Scholarship
Award: varies


Armenian Students' Association Scholarship
Award: $500 to $1,500

 

Association of Black Women Attorneys - Ruth Whitehead Whaley Scholarships

Award:  $3,000 (more than one)

 

Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C.

Award:  $2,000

 

Connecticut Hispanic Bar Association

Award:  varies

 

Don H. Liu Scholars Program

Award: $15,000 (application)

 

Helsell Fetterman, LLP Scholarship

Award:  $7,500

 

Fredrikson & Byron Foundation Minority Scholarship Program
Award: $15,000

 

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

 

The Iranian-American Bar Association Scholarship
Award: $2,000 (variable)


 

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

 

LSAC Diversity Writing Competition

Award:  $5,000

 

Mark T. Banner Scholarship
Award:  $5,000

 

McGuire Woods Diversity Scholarship

Award:  $5,000 (8)

 

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

 

Michigan Auto Law Diversity Scholarship

Award:  $2,000

 

Mike Eidson Scholarship Fund

Award:  $5,000

 

Miller Johnson Michigan Diversity Scholarship

Award:  $5,000

 

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

 

NAMWOLF - National Association of Minority & Women Owned Law Firms

Award:  $10,000 (2)

 

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

 

NBPA - National Black Prosecutors Association

Award:  $2500

 

New York State Bar Association
Award: $6,000

 

POISE Foundation

Award:  $2,000 to $3,000

 

SABAC - South Asian Bar Association of Connecticut Scholarship

Award:  $2,500


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

Rhode Island Bar Foundation "Thomas F. Black Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund"
Prospective First Year Law Students
Award:  $20,000 (two awards)

 

EDvestinU
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

 

Pipeline to Practice Foundation Scholarship

Award:  $varies

Advancement of Animal Law Scholarships

Award:  $5,000 (3) 1st places and $1,000 second places

 

American Association for Justice (AAJ) - Mike Edison Scholarship
Application and Verification form

Award:  $5,000

 

American Indian Graduate Center Scholarship (AIGC)
Award:  $1,000 up to $5,000

 

Appelman Criminal Defense Law Scholarship
Award:  $1,000

 

Ashley Rose Honorary Diabetes Law Student Scholarship
Award:  $1,000

 

Avonte Oquendo Memorial Scholarship for Autism
Award:  $1,000

 

Baizer Kolar P.C., Personal Injury Scholarship

Award:  $1,000

 

Comcast NBCUniversal Student Veterans of America Scholarship

Award:  $12,000 (2 awards)

 

Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund
Award: $10,000

 

Earl Warren Legal Training Program - LDF-NAACP
Award:  $3,000

 

Eli Lilly and Company Student Veterans Scholarship

Award:  $10,000

 

Everspark Autism Awareness Scholarship

Award:  $1,000

 

Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund
Award:  varies

 

Frances & Earl Perry Memorial Veterans Scholarship

Award:  $5,000

 

Franks, Koenig & Neuwell Advocate for Civil Justice Scholarship

Award:  $500

 

Friedl Richardson Veterans Scholarship
Award:  $1,000

 

Gagne, Scherer & Associates, LLC Scholarship
Award:  $1,200

 

Hardy Wolf & Downing Scholarship
Award:  $1,000

 

Howell & Christmas LLC Visionary Law Scholarship
Award:  $1,000

 

LMI Student Veterans Scholarship

Award:  $10,000 (5 awards)

 

Leukemia & Lymphoma Awareness Scholarship
Award:  $1,000

 

Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund
Award: $12,000

 

McKinsey & Company Women's Law Impact Award

Award:  $2,500

 

National Law Review Writing Competition

Award:  to have your article published on the NLR website

 

NEEBC Scholarship Program
Award: up to $5,000

 

Nathaniel B. Preston Scholarship for Lyme Disease

Award:  $1,000

 

Raytheon Student Veterans of America Scholarship

Award:  $10,000 (5 awards)

 

Single Parents in Law School Scholarship

Award:  $1,500