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.

2014-2015 OUTSIDE RESOURCES BY APPLICATION DATE

Zatuchni Law Scholarship

The firm will offer $2,500 for an employment law interest. Deadline: September 15, 2014.

Lawrence Bar Association Scholarships

Up to $5,000 offered to Lawrence residents. Deadline: September 15, 2014.

National Academy of Social Insurance

The Academy offers $2,500 for a paper on social insurance. Deadline: September 15, 2014.

Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office Fellowship Program

The program offers full-time employment opportunities. Deadline: September 15, 2014.

Latham & Watkins Diversity Scholars Program

Six rising 2L’s will receive an award of $10,000 each. Deadline: September 26, 2014.

Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship

Eight awards for a total of $10,000 for essays on mesothelioma. Deadline: October 7, 2014.

The Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

$20,000 in tuition and $25,000 in maintenance grants. Deadline: November 1, 2014.

The Richard Linn American Inn of Court

The Mark T. Banner scholarship is for $5,000. Deadline: November 12, 2014.

The National Bankruptcy Forum

NBF offers an essay contest with an honorarium of $1,500. Deadline: November 15, 2014.

Oak Tree Law

The firm offers an essay competition with a $500 prize. Deadline: November 15, 2014.

Justinian Law Society

Total of $7,500 for an Italian-American commitment. Deadline: November 19, 2014.

Canadian American Bar Association

CABA sponsors an essay competition with a $500 first prize. Deadline: November 21, 2014.

Steinger, Iscoe & Greene Law Scholarship for Child Advocates

The firm offers a scholarship of $1,000. Deadline: November 30, 2014.

Triumph Over Breast Cancer Scholarship

Icing on the Ring will award $1,000. Deadline: November 30, 2014.

Fisher & Talwar Legal Inspiration Scholarship

The firm offers a writing honorarium of $1,000. Deadline: December 1, 2014.

The Islamic Scholarship Foundation

ISF offers scholarships to Muslim law students. Deadline: December 1, 2014.

Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers’ Single Mother Scholarship

The firm will award two scholarships of $1,000 each. Deadline: December 5, 2014.

Constangy, Brooks & Smith 

The Diversity Scholarship of $2,500 is available to 2L’s. Deadline: December 12, 2014.

Farzad Family Law Scholarship

The firm will offer $3,000 for an essay on same sex marriage. Deadline: December 15, 2014.

ProjectManager.com 

The company offers a $1,000 scholarship for a video. Deadline: December 15, 2014.

PlushBeds Environmental Scholarship

The company offers a writing prize of $1,000. Deadline: December 15, 2014.

Pearce Law Firm Scholarship

Empowering Women in Law Scholarship is for $2,000. Deadline: December 31, 2015.

Avvo Scholarship

The program offer a writing award of $10,000. Deadline: January 1, 2015.

Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fellowship

The fellowship offers full tuition plus an $18,000 stipend. The selection committee has a strong preference for supporting scholarly endeavors. Deadline: January 5, 2015.

Banner & Witcoff Diversity Scholarship

The firm offers a $5,000 scholarship. Deadline:  January 5, 2015.

Entertainment Law Writing Competition

Awards from $1,500 to $5,000 from the Grammy Foundation. Deadline:  January 6, 2015.

Asian Heritage Law School Scholarship

The Infinity Law Group will offer a scholarship of $1,000. Deadline: January 12, 2015.

Chalik & Chalik Survivors Scholarship

The firm offers an essay competition of with a prize of $1,000. Deadline: January 12, 2015.

Riemer & Associates Scholarship

The firm offers an essay competition with a prize of $1,000. Deadline is February 1, 2015.

The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago

Jewish Vocational Service  offers scholarships of up to $8,000. Deadline: February 1, 2015.

The Havahart Wireless Scholarship Award

Woodstream Corporation will offer a $500 writing award. Deadline: February 5, 2015.

Massachusetts LGBTQ Bar Association Scholarship

The Alexander Gray Scholarship is for $2,500. Deadline:  February 17, 2015.

Black Lawyers Association of Cincinnati

BLAC will award three scholarships of $2,000 each. Deadline: February 18, 2015.

WX Charitable Fund Scholarship

Awards of up to $7,500 for real estate law in NY. Deadline: February 27, 2015.

Wheelchair Disability Scholarship

Bell Law Group will offer a $1,000 scholarship. Deadline: February 28, 2015.

The New Jersey State Federation of Women’s Clubs

The Margaret Yardley Fellowship is for $1000. Deadline: March 1, 2015.

The Institute for Humane Studies PhD Scholarship

$1,500 scholarship for PhD students headed for academia. Deadline: March 1, 2015.

ABA Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund

Twenty grants of $15,000 each over three years. Deadline: March 2, 2015.

The Rhode Island Bar Foundation

The Thomas Black Scholarship of $20,000 is for RI residents. Deadline: March 23, 2015.

Fredrikson & Byron Minority Scholarship

$15,000 for an interest in corporate law in the Midwest. Deadline: March 31, 2015.

Babcock Partners Scholarship

The firm offers an award of $1,000. Deadline: March 31, 2015.

Warner Norcross & Judd Minority Scholarship

$5,000 intended for a minority Michigan resident. Deadline: April 1, 2015.

New England Employee Benefits Counsel

Awards up to $5,000 for an interest in employee benefits . Deadline: April 1, 2015.

Berks County Community Foundation

The Howard Fox Memorial Law Scholarship is for $3,000. Deadline: April 1, 2015.

Bisnar Chase Legal Scholarship

The firm will offer an award of $1,000 for an essay. Deadline: April 20, 2015.

George Nofer Scholarship for Law and Public Policy

Awards up to $5,000 each for students with hearing loss. Deadline:  April 22, 2015.

Leukemia/Lymphoma Awareness Scholarship

Renkin & Associates will offer an award of $1,000. Deadline is April 30, 2015.

MKTG Co. Scholarship

The company will offer a competition with a prize of $1,999.  Deadline: April 30, 2015.

Laborde Earles Scholarship

The firm offers an injury law essay competition prize of $1,000. Deadline: May 1, 2015.

Social Media Essay Competition

The firm of Moses & Rooth will offer an award of $1,000. Deadline: May 1, 2015.

Michigan Auto Law Diversity Scholarship

The firm will offer $2,000 to a first or second year law student. Deadline: May 1, 2015.

American Association for Justice

The AAJ offers four scholarships ranging from $2,500 to $5,000. Deadline: May 1, 2015.

Ladah Law Firm Injury Scholarship

The firm will offer a $2,000 scholarship. Deadline: May 15, 2015.

Accident Survivor Scholarship

Zehl & Associates PC offers a scholarship of $1,000. Deadline: May 30, 2015.

DUI Victim Scholarship

Thompson Law Firm, LLC offers a scholarship of $1,000. Deadline: May 30, 2015.

Buckfire & Buckfire Diversity Scholarship

The firm will offer an award of $2,000. Deadline: May 31, 2015.

Ladah Law Firm Injury Scholarship

The firm offers an award of $2,000. Deadline: May 31, 2015.

Harris Personal Injury Lawyers

The firm will offer an award of $1,000. Deadline: May 31, 2015.

Blaze Wifi Rural Scholarship

The provider offers a blog essay competition with a prize of $500. Deadline: June 1, 2015.

VSOD.Net Blog Post Scholarship

The Exede Internet essay competition offers a prize of $500. Deadline: June 1, 2015.

Disabled Veterans Scholarships

The Chicago Injury Center offers four scholarships of up to $1,000. Deadline: June 1, 2015.

American College of Employee Benefits Counsel

Writing competition with up to two prizes of $1,500 each. Deadline: June 2, 2015.

Cabaniss Johnson 

$5,000 for a rising 2L with Alabama residency ties. Deadline: June 5, 2015.

The Harris Cotton Memorial Scholarship

$2,500 for an interest in domestic violence or hate crimes. Deadline: June 15, 2015.

The Oscar Rittenhouse Memorial Scholarship

$2,500 for an interest in pursuing a career as a prosecutor. Deadline: June 15, 2015.

The Andrew Ruotolo Memorial Scholarship

$2,500 for an interest in child advocacy. Deadline: June 15, 2015.

Marine Appreciation Scholarship

$1,000 for a Marine or a student with a Corps family member. Deadline: June 30, 2015.

Hardy Wolf & Downing Scholarship

The firm will divide $5,000 among 13 students. Deadline: June 30,2015.

Sanders Firm Scholarship

The firm will award $1,000 for a service commitment. Deadline: June 30, 2015.

The Reiff & Bily Scholarship

One award of $1,000 will be made available. Deadline: July 1, 2015.

Davis Levin Livingston Scholarship

The firm will offer a public interest award of $3,000. Deadline: July 15, 2015.

O’Connor, Runckel & O’Malley Scholarship

The firm will offer one award of $1,000. Deadline: July 15, 2015.

Steven Fritsch Scholarship

The firm will offer a scholarship of $1,000. Deadline: July 27, 2015.

D’Oliveira & Associates Scholarship

The firm offers an essay competition with a prize of $1,000. Deadline: July 30, 2015.

Legal Marketing Strategy Scholarship

The firm offers an essay competition with a prize of $1,000. Deadline: July 31, 2015.

Vision Zero Auto Accident Prevention Scholarship

A scholarship for $1,000 is offered for an essay on safe driving. Deadline: July 31, 2015.

Juvenile Justice Scholarship

A scholarship of $1,000 will be available. Deadline: July 31, 2015.

Howell & Christmas Scholarship

The firm offers an essay competition with a prize of $1,000. Deadline: July 31, 2015.

Steinger, Iscoe & Greene Latin Heritage Law Student Scholarship

The firm will provide a $1,000 scholarship to a Hispanic student. Deadline: July 31, 2015.

Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award

The firm offers a scholarship of $1,000. Deadline: July 31, 2015.

Avonte Oquendo Scholarship for Autism

Perecman Firm will provide an award of $1,000. Deadline: July 31, 2015.

Meinhart Smith & Manning Scholarship

$1,000 for an interest in medical malpractice/personal injury law. Deadline: August 1, 2015.

Baumgartner Law Firm

The firm will offer a $3,000 scholarship for public service. Deadline: August 31, 2015.

Yanez & Associates  Family Law Scholarship

An essay contest with a first prize of $2,000. Deadline: August 31, 2015.

The Pittsburgh Foundation

The David Glick Scholarship is for Allegheny County residents. Deadline: August 31, 2015.

 

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.