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Outside scholarships

Check back throughout the year for more updates about outside scholarships for law students.

Additional information

Outside scholarships are counted as financial resources when calculating eligibility for funds based on your cost of attendance budget. Cost of attendance budget, determined by enrollment and residency, is listed under the financial aid tab in COIN. 

Tad Nelson Law Firm Scholarship

The Tad Nelson Law Firm Scholarship is awarded to a high school senior or graduate from Texas, seeing a future career in law. The one-time, $500.00 scholarship is judged primarily on need basis, but does not exclude achievement standards. This scholarship is made possible by donations from the Houston Criminal Defense Attorneys at The Law Office of Tad Nelson & Associates.

More information and application

Completed applications must be submitted by May 31st, 2015.



Ladah Law Firm, PLLC Injury Scholarship

Ladah Law Firm is pleased to announce the Injury Scholarship for the 2015 school year. The personal injury attorneys 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 2015. 

More information & application

Completed applications must be submitted no later than May 31st, 2015.



Marilynne Graboys Wool Scholarship

The Marilynne Graboys Wool Scholarship supports applicants who meet the following criteria:

  • Rhode Island resident
  • Female
  • Plans to attend graduate school to obtain a law degree at an accredited institution
  • Able to demonstrate financial need

Award amounts vary, and the scholarships are renewable. Applicants may contact Ricky Bogert, Donor Services Administrator, at 401.427.4011 or orrbogert@rifoundation.org, for more information

Application

Completed applications must be submitted no later than June 5th, 2015.



Attorney Marketing Network

$1000 award. Requirements:

  • Enrolled at an accredited college, or university in the U.S.
  • Enrolled at the undergraduate level
  • Aged eighteen (18) years or older
  • Carry a status of “good standing” (i.e. currently enrolled)
  • Maintain a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 (or equivalent) 

Application

Completed applications must be submitted no later than June 30th, 2015.



Ruhmann Law Firm

$1000 award. Applicants must be entering their first year of law school as either a part-time or full-time student.

Application

Completed applications must be submitted by July 1st, 2015.



Carpenter, Zuckerman & Rowley, LLP

$1000 award. Applicants must meet the following criteria

  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States
  • Recipient is accepted, and will be attending their first year school in the fall of 2015
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA

Application

Completed applications must be submitted by July 1st, 2015.



Charles J. Argento & Associates

$1000 award. Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States
  • Recipient is accepted, and will be attending their first year school in the fall of 2015
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA

Application

Completed applications must be submitted by July 1st, 2015.



Delfino, Green & Green

$1000 award. Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States
  • Recipient is accepted, and will be attending their first year school in the fall of 2015
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA

Application

Completed applications must be submitted by July 1st, 2015.



Delfino, Green & Green

$1000 award. Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States
  • Recipient is accepted, and will be attending their first year school in the fall of 2015
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA 

Application

Completed applications must be submitted by July 1st, 2015.



Dwyer Williams Potter Attorneys, LLP

$1000 award. Applicants must meet the following criteria

  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States
  • Recipient is accepted, and will be attending their first year of law school in the fall of 2015
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Recipient must have received a bachelor’s degree from an undergraduate college in Oregon

Application & more information

Completed applications must be submitted by July 1st, 2015.



Fischer & Van Thiel, LLP

$1000 award. Applicants must meet the following criteria

  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States
  • Recipient is accepted, and will be attending their first year school in the fall of 2015
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA

Application

Completed applications must be submitted by July 1st, 2015.



Fischer & Van Thiel, LLP

$1000 award. Applicants must meet the following criteria

  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States
  • Recipient is accepted, and will be attending their first year school in the fall of 2015
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA

Application

Completed applications must be submitted by July 1st, 2015.



Haggai Law Firm

$500 award. Applicants must be entering their first year of law school as either a part-time or full-time student. The scholarship will be awarded and the recipient notified of the selection by August 1st, 2015

Application

Completed applications must be submitted by July 1st, 2015.



Howard Craig Kornberg

$1000 award. Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States
  • Recipient is accepted, and will be attending their first year school in the fall of 2015
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA

Application

Completed applications must be submitted by July 1st, 2015.



Jon Friedman

$1000 award. Applicants must meet the following criteria

  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States
  • Recipient is accepted, and will be attending their first year school in the fall of 2015
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA

Application

Completed applications must be submitted by July 1st, 2015.



Land Whitmarsh LLP

$1000 award. Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States
  • Recipient is accepted, and will be attending their first year school in the fall of 2015
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA

Application

Completed applications must be submitted by July 1st, 2015.



Lotze Mosley LLP

$1000 award. Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States
  • Recipient is accepted, and will be attending their first year school in the fall of 2015
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA

Application

Completed applications must be submitted by July 1st, 2015.



Ramey Law PC

$500 award. Applicants must be entering their first year of law school as either a part-time or full-time student. The scholarship will be awarded and the recipient notified of the selection by August 1st, 2015.

Application

Completed applications must be submitted by July 1st, 2015.



William S. Kroger

$1000 award. Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Recipient is a U.S. citizen or otherwise authorized to work in the United States
  • Recipient is accepted, and will be attending their first year school in the fall of 2015
  • Academic achievement as reflected by an undergraduate cumulative minimum 3.0 GPA 

Application

Completed applications must be submitted by July 1st, 2015.



2015 Davis Levin Livingston Scholarship

The Honolulu law firm of Davis Levin Livingston has announced their second Public Interest Law Scholarship. The scholarship intends to support law students intending to pursue public interest law and add to the ranks of motivated young attorneys willing to consider a career as a public interest lawyer. The firm awarded two $3,000 scholarships in 2014 after finding two extremely worth applicants.

More information & application

Completed applications must be submitted no later than July 15th, 2015.



Second Annual Luvera Law Firm Scholarship

Many students enroll in law school to serve as champions of the underdog. They are committed to preserving a vigorous civil justice system, and to achieving justice for those who have been injured. To support the pursuit of justice, equality, and fairness in the legal process, Luvera Law Firm has created the Annual Luvera Law Firm Scholarship.

The $2,000 scholarship will help defray expenses for a student who has been accepted into or in enrolled in an accredited law school in Washington or elsewhere in the United States for enrollment in the fall of the application year.

Application and more information

Completed applications must be submitted by July 31st, 2015.



J‌ames Bellefeuille Legal Marketing Strategy Scholarship

Attorney James Bellefeuille is offering an innovative scholarship to law school students interested in affecting change to law firm marketing. This $1000 scholarship will be awarded to the law student who demonstrates an ability to redefine the way lawyers and law firms market themselves.

More information & application

Completed applications must be submitted no later than July 31st, 2015.



Chalik & Chalik Annual Survivors Scholarship

Chalik & Chalik Law Offices is offering a scholarship aimed at those who have survived a serious medical diagnosis and are moving forward in their lives. The $1,000 scholarship is open to those attending college or law school in the U.S each fall.

The annual Survivors Scholarship asks applicants to submit a short personal essay about how their cancer or significant medical issue influenced their choice to pursue a higher education. Academic requirements are set at a current GPA of 3.0 or above. Students entering college for the first time will have to document acceptance at an accredited institution, and all applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents.

More information & application

Completed applications must be submitted no later than August 1st, 2015.



Yanez & Associates Family Law Scholarship Program

The Family Law Offices of Yanez & Associates is pleased to announce their annual essay scholarships. The essay contest is open to all current law students and prospective law students awaiting admission. There will be two winners:

  • First place: $2,000.00
  • Second place: $1,000.00

The goal of the scholarship is to motivate students to pursue a career in family law. 

More information & application

Completed applications must be submitted no later than August 31st, 2015.



The Pinkham & Associates Law Scholarship

Annual $1,000 “Why I want to Practice Family/Matrimonial Law” essay.

Pinkham & Associates, A PLC is a Divorce and Family Law Firm in Orange County, California. We are proud to practice Family Law, but understand that it is the rare law school graduate who wants to enter this field of practice.

Our scholarship will be awarded to the candidate that provides the best essay explaining or describing why they want to go into the Divorce/Family Law/Matrimonial Law field. The $1,000 scholarship will be disbursed directly to the student approximately 60 days after the close of submissions.

More information & guidelines

Completed applications must be submitted by October 30th, 2015.

 

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