Student Financial Services maintains contact with organizations offering a wide variety of outside resources. We regularly post information about these outside resources on this web page.

Current students can also login to the HLS Office of Career Services job database and search under “Diversity” to find more law firm scholarship opportunities for students from groups that are traditionally underrepresented at law firms.

OUTSIDE RESOURCES BY APPLICATION DATE

Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship

Up to $2,500 for essays on mesothelioma. Deadline: September 1, 2015.

Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office Fellowship Program

Full-time employment opportunities. Deadline: September 14, 2015.

National Academy of Social Insurance

$2,500 for a paper on social insurance. Deadline: September 15, 2015.

Lawrence Bar Association Scholarship

Two scholarships totaling $7,500 for students from the area. Deadline: September 25, 2015.

Mesothelioma Scholarship

One scholarship of $2,500. Deadline: October 9, 2015.

The Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

$20,000 (tuition) plus $25,000 (stipend). Deadline: November 1, 2015.

Child Advocacy/Abuse Survivor Scholarship

One scholarship of $1,000. Deadline: November 30, 2015.

Breast Cancer Scholarship

One honorarium of $1,000. Deadline: November 30, 2015.

Injury Law Scholarship

One award of $1,000. Deadline: December 1, 2015.

Community Involvement Scholarship

One scholarship of $1,000. Deadline: December 1, 2015.

Personal Injury Law Scholarship

$1,000 for an essay. Deadline: December 1, 2015.

Legal Contribution Scholarship

One award of $2,500. Deadline: December 15, 2015.

Family Law Scholarship

$3,000 for an essay on same sex marriage. Deadline: December 15, 2015.

Empowering Women In Law Scholarship

One award of $2,000. Deadline: December 31, 2015.

Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fellowship

The fellowship offers full tuition plus an $18,000 stipend. There is a strong preference for supporting scholarly endeavors. Deadline: January 4, 2016.

Cancer Survivors Scholarship

Essay competition with a prize of $1,000. Deadline: January 11, 2016.

Black Lawyers Association of Cincinnati

Three scholarships of $2,000 each. Deadline: February 17, 2016.

The New Jersey State Federation of Women’s Clubs

The Margaret Yardley Fellowship is for $1000. Deadline: March 1, 2016.

Trial Advocacy Scholarship

One award of $2,500. Deadline April 1, 2016.

George Nofer Scholarship for Law and Public Policy

Up to $5,000 each for students with hearing loss. Deadline:  April 22, 2016.

Veteran’s Scholarships

Two awards of $1,000. Deadline: May 1, 2016.

Law Student Diversity Scholarship

One award of  $2,000. Deadline: May 1, 2016.

Accident Survivor Scholarship

One scholarship of $1,000. Deadline: May 30, 2016.

Injury Law Scholarship

One award of $2,000. Deadline: May 31, 2015.

The Alabama Law Foundation

$5,000 for a rising 2L with Alabama residency ties. Deadline: June 3, 2016.

The Harris Cotton Memorial Scholarship

$2,500 for an interest in domestic violence. Deadline: June 15, 2016.

The Oscar Rittenhouse Memorial Scholarship

$2,500 for an interest in prosecution. Deadline: June 15, 2016.

The Andrew Ruotolo Memorial Scholarship

$2,500 for an interest in child advocacy. Deadline: June 15, 2016.

Bankruptcy Law Scholarship

$500 for an essay competition. Deadline:  June 15, 2016.

Military or Law Enforcement Scholarship

Thirteen awards ranging from $100 to $2,500 . Deadline: June 30,2016.

Community Service Scholarship

$1,000 award for a service commitment. Deadline: June 30, 2016.

Legal Services Scholarship

One award of $1,000. Deadline: July 15, 2016.

Constitutional Rights Scholarship

Essay competition with a prize of $1,000. Deadline: July 31, 2016.

Latin Heritage Law Student Scholarship

$1,000 scholarship to a Hispanic student. Deadline: July 31, 2016.

Disabled Scholar Award

One scholarship of $1,000. Deadline: July 31, 2016.

Avonte Oquendo Scholarship for Autism

One award of $1,000. Deadline: July 31, 2016.

Civil Rights Scholarship

$1,000 for an essay on civil law. Deadline: July 31, 2016.

Asian Heritage Law School Scholarship

$1,000 for an entering student. Deadline is August 1, 2016.

The Pittsburgh Foundation

Up to $10,000 for Allegheny County residents. Deadline: August 31, 2016.

See our list of past sources of outside scholarship funding received by HLS students for more details on additional application deadlines and links to program websites.