External Scholarship Opportunities

These and other outside scholarship opportunities provide additional options for students looking to gain extra financial aid.

AAUW Branch and State Local Scholarships

AAUW offers local scholarships to students who are women in higher education across the U.S. Applications available at aauw.org. Submission deadline: Varies.


Abels & Annes, PC Scholarships

Chicago

The personal injury law firm of Abels & Annes, PC offers a $1,500 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at daveabels.com. Submission deadline: December 15, 2018.

Phoenix

The Phoenix injury lawyers at Abels & Annes, PC offers a $1,500 scholarship to students based on a video essay competition. Applications available at phoenixinjury.daveabels.com. Submission deadline: February 20, 2019.


The Advocates Scholarships

Salt Lake City

The Advocates Injury Attorneys in Salt Lake City offer biannual $1,000 scholarships to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at utahadvocates.com. Submission deadline: December 15, Annually (for fall term) and May 30, Annually (for spring term).

Seattle

The Advocates Injury Attorneys in Seattle offer biannual $1,000 scholarships to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at advocateslaw.com. Submission deadline: December 15, Annually (for fall term) and May 15, Annually (for spring term).

Billings

The Advocates Injury Attorneys in Billings offer biannual $1,000 scholarships to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at injuryadvocatesmontana.com. Submission deadline: December 10, Annually (for fall term) and May 20, Annually (for spring term).


Altman & Altman Law School Scholarship

Altman & Altman, LLP offers an annual $2,000 scholarship to students with ties to the Boston metropolitan area based on an essay competition. Applications available at altmanllp.com. Submission deadline: December 1, 2018.


American Law School Scholarship

The Law Offices of Jeffrey S. Glassman, LLC offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students with ties to the Boston metropolitan area based on an essay competition. Applications available at jeffreysglassman.com. Submission deadline: December 15, 2018.


American Law School Student Scholarship

Stephen Bilkis & Associates, PLLC offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students with ties to the New York metropolitan area based on an essay competition. Applications available at injury.1800nynylaw.com. Submission deadline: December 15, 2018.


Arnold & Itkin LLP Scholarship

Arnold & Itkin LLP offers two $5,000 scholarships to current law students based on an essay writing competition. Applications available at arnolditkin.com. Submission deadline: December 1, 2019.


Banafshe Law Firm Scholarship

Banafshe Law Firm, PLC offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at banalaw.com. Submission deadline: July 31, Annually.


Bankruptcy Education Schoalrship

The Law Office of Jeffrey B. Kelly offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on a video essay competition. Applications available at kellycanhelp.com. Submission deadline: August 15, Annually.


Bankruptcy Law Center Scholarship

The Bankruptcy Law Center offers a biannual $500 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at blclawcenter.com. Submission deadline: July 31, Annually (for fall term) and December 20, Annually (for spring term).


The BerlikLaw Future Virginia Lawyer Scholarship

BerlikLaw, LLC offers an annual $1,500 scholarship to students with ties to Virginia based on a video competition. Applications available at berliklaw.com. Submission deadline: December 15, 2019.


The Blanch Law Firm Scholarship

The Blanch Law Firm offers a $5,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at theblanchlawfirm.com. Scholarship deadline: Rolling.


The Brager Tax Law Group Legal Scholarship

Brager Tax Law Group, PC offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at bragertaxlaw.com. Submission deadline: December 15, 2018.


Brauns Law Scholarship

Brauns Law, PC offers a $1,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at braunslaw.com. Submission deadline: February 28, 2019.


Brian Zeiger Scholarship

The Zeiger Firm offers a biannual $1,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at brianzeiger.com. Submission deadline: November 25, 2018.


Brylak Law Safety Scholarship

Brylak & Associates, LLC offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on a video essay competition. Applications available at brylaklaw.com. Submission deadline: August 15, Annually.


Chhabra Law Firm - Patent Bar Preparation Scholarship

Chhabra Law Firm offers a $1,750 scholarship toward any recognized patent bar preparation course (e.g., PLI) for a qualified law student based on an essay competition. Applications available at clfip.com. Submission deadline: November 30, 2018.


Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick LTD Law School Scholarship for Veterans

Chhabra Law Firm offers a $1,500 scholarship for veterans based on an essay competition. Applications available at cck-law.com. Submission deadline: December 15, 2018.


Criminal Attorney Scholarship

The Law Office of Daniel Lazarine, PLLC offers a $750 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at houstoncriminalattorney.us. Submission deadline: August 31, Annually (for fall term) and December 1, Annually (for spring term).


The Criminal Defense Student Law School Scholarship

Law Offices of Stephen Neyman, PC offers an annual $2,500 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at neymanlaw.com.  Submission deadline: December 15, 2018


Criminal Justice Reform Scholarship

The Las Vegas Defense Group, LLC offers a $2,500 scholarship based on an essay competition. Applications available at shouselaw.com. Submission deadline: November 30, 2018.


DarrasLaw Scholarship

The DarrasLaw Firm offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at longtermdisabilitylawyer.com. Submission deadline: December 15, 2018.


DC Law Scholarship

DC Law offers a $2,000 scholarship to law students based on an essay competition. Applications available at texasjustice.com. Submission deadline: January 31, 2019.


DDR Lawyers Legal Scholarship

Dolan Dobrinsky Rosenblum, LLP offers a $1,500 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at ddrlawyers.com. Submission deadline: December 31, 2018.


Drummond Law Firm Scholarship

LDrummond Law Firm offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students who have been in JROTC, ROTC, Boy Scout Explorer program, or are a US Military Veteran based on an essay competition. Applications available at drummondfirm.com. Submission deadline: August 15, Annually.


Eisner Gorin Scholarship

The Los Angeles criminal defense law firm of Eisner Gorin, LLP offers a $3,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at egattorneys.com. Submission deadline: December 1, 2018.


Emroch & Kilduff Scholarship

The Personal Injury Lawyers at Emroch & Kilduff, LLP offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at emrochandkilduff.com. Submission deadline: December 31, 2018.


Excellence in Ethics Scholarship

Simmons and Fletcher, PC offers an annual $1,000 and $500 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at simmonsandfletcher.com. Submission deadline: July 1, 2019.


The Expert Institute Legal Writing Scholarship

The Expert Institute offers a $2,000 scholarship to the best legal blog post written by a law student on the topic of expert witnesses. Applications available at theexpertinstitute.com. Submission deadline: December 31, 2018.


Fielding Law Group Scholarship

The Fielding Law Group offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on a video essay competition. Applications available at fieldinglawgroup.com. Submission deadline: August 15, Annually.


The Fishman Firm Education Scholarship

Fishman Firm, LLC offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at thefishmanfirm.com. Submission deadline: November 15, 2018.


The Florida Law Group Scholarship

The Personal Injury Lawyers at The Florida Law Group offers a $1,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at thefloridalawgroup.com. Submission deadline: January 31, 2019.


George Salinas Scholarship

The Law Offices of George Salinas offers an annual $1,250 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at salinastriallaw.com. Submission deadline: March 30, 2019.


The Georgelis Injury Law Firm Scholarship

Georgelis Injury Law Firm, PC offers an annual $1,500 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at georgelislaw.com. Submission deadline: December 31, 2018.


Gerben Law Firm Scholarship

Gerben Law Firm, PLLC offers an annual $2,500 scholarship to students currently enrolled in law school who are interested in practicing trademark law. Applications available at gerbenlaw.com. Submission deadline: July 31, Annually.


GJEL Law Student Scholarship

GJEL Accident Attorneys offer semiannual $2,000 scholarships to law students based on an essay competition. Applications available at gjel.com. Submission deadline: December 15, 2018 (for spring semester) and May 15, 2019 (for fall semester).


Goldberg Weisman Cairo Scholarship

The Law Offices of Goldberg Weisman Cairo offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at gwclaw.com. Submission deadline: July 16, 2019.


Hartsoe Law Firm Law School Scholarship

The Hartsoe Law Firm, PC offers an annual $500 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at knoxvilleinjury.com. Submission deadline: November 1, 2018.


Hasner Law Scholarship

Hasner Law offers a $1,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at hasnerlaw.com. Submission deadline: October 15, 2018.


Hermann Law Group Safety Scholarship

The Hermann Law Group, PLLC offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on a video essay competition. Applications available at nymetrodisability.com. Submission deadline: August 15, Annually.


Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Hispanic Scholarship Fund offers $500 - $5,000 scholarships to students of Hispanic heritage. Applications available at hsf.net. Submission deadline: Varies.


Howard C. Schwab Memorial Essay Contest

The American Bar Association offers annual $1,500, $750, and $350 awards to law students based on an essay competition. Applications available at americanbar.org. Submission deadline: April 26, 2019.


Immigration Lawyers Scholarship

The Beverly Hills Immigration lawyers at the Law Offices of Joshua L. Goldstein, PC offers a $1,000 scholarship to students who are foreign born and currently residing in the US or whose parents were born outside of the US based on an essay competition. Applications available at immigrationlawyerslosangeles.com. Submission deadline: September 30, 2018.


Injury Scholarship

The May Firm offer biannual $1,000 scholarships to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at mayfirm.com. Submission deadline: September 15, Annually and January 15, Annually.


J. Price McNamara Safety Scholarship

The Law Office of J. Price McNamara offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on a video essay competition. Applications available at jpricemcnamara.com. Submission deadline: August 15, Annually.


John Foy & Associates "Strong Arm" Leukemia Scholarship

The Law Firm of John Foy & Associates offers a $1,000 scholarship to students whose lives have been affected by leukemia based on an essay competition. Applications available at johnfoy.com. Submission deadline: July 15, 2019.


Kenneth P. Carp Scholarship

The Law Offices of Kenneth P. Carp offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on an essay compeition. Applications available at kcarplaw.com. Submission deadline: January 31, 2019.


Kofsky Infographic Scholarship

The Law Offices of Joel J. Kofsky offers a $1,500 scholarship to students based on an infographic creation competition. Applications available at phillyinjurylawyer.com. Submission deadline: August 1, 2019.


The Kreisman Law Offices Law School Scholarship

Kreisman Law Offices offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students with ties to the Chicago metropolitan area based on an essay competition. Applications available at robertkreisman.com. Submission deadline: December 15, 2018.


Keith Bregoff PA Scholarship

The Law Offices of Keith Bregoff PA offers a $500 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at personalinjuryattorneystuartflorida.com. Submission deadline: February 15, 2019.


Lavent Law Immigrant Scholarship

Lavent Law offers a $3,500 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at laventlaw.com. Submission deadline: November 1, 2018.


Lebowitz & Mzhen Law School Scholarship

Lebowitz & Mzhen, LLC offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students with ties to Maryland based on an essay competition. Applications available at marylandinjurylawyer.net. Submission deadline: December 15, 2018.


Legacy Lawyers Scholarship

The Legacy Lawyers, PC offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on a video essay competition. Applications available at thelegacylawyers.com. Submission deadline: August 15, Annually.


Lemberg Law "Entrepreneurial Spirit" Scholarship

Lemberg Law offers a $1,250 scholarship to a full-time law student with an entrepreneurial spirit based on an ad creation competition. Applications available at lemberglaw.com. Submission deadline: January 15, 2019.


Liebenhaut Law Safety Scholarship

The Law Office of Matt Liebenhaut, PLLC offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on a video essay competition. Applications available at liebenhautlaw.com. Submission deadline: August 15, Annually.


Los Angeles DUI Attorney Diabetes Scholarship

Los Angeles DUI Attorney offers a $1,000 scholarhsip to students who live with diabetes based on an essay competition. Applications available at losangelesduiattorney.com. Submission deadline: December 15, 2018.


Lozano Law Scholarship

Lozano Law Firm, PLLC offers a $1,000 scholarship to students pursuing a career in law based on a video submission or essay competition. Applications available at abogadolozano.com. Submission deadline: August 15, Annually.


The MALDEF Law School Scholarship

MALDEF offers resources and scholarships to law students. Applications available at maldef.org. Submission deadline: Varies.


Maxim Law Social Justice Scholarship

Maxim Law, PLLC offer biannual $500 scholarships to students pursuing degrees in social justice-related studies based on an essay competition. Applications available at maxim-law.com. Submission deadline: August 31, 2018 (for fall semester) and December 31, 2018 (for spring semester).


The Medical Malpractice Help Community Service Scholarship

MedicalMalpractieHelp.com, sponsored by the Newsome Melton Law Firm, offers an annual $1,500 scholarship to students with a record of community service based on an essay competition. Applications available at medicalmalpracticehelp.com. Submission deadline: December 15, 2018.


Meldon Law Scholarship

The Meldon Law Office in Gainesville, FL offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on a video essay competition. Applications available at meldonlaw.com. Submission deadline: January 20, 2019.


Mila Boyd Scholarship

The Mila Boyd Law Offices offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on a video essay competition. Applications available at milaboydlaw.com. Submission deadline: August 15, Annually.


The MLG Scholarship for Future Litigation Lawyers

The Mesriani Law Group offers an annual $500 scholarship grant to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at mesrianilaw.com. Submission deadline: December 31, 2018.


Moses and Rooth Legal Scholarship

Moses and Rooth Attorneys at Law offers a $1,000 scholarship to current or incoming law students based on an essay competition. Applications available at mosesandrooth.com. Submission deadline: June 1, 2019.


Munley Law Scholarship

Munley Law offers a $2,500 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at munley.com. Submission deadline: November 12, 2018.


NAACP Legal Defense Fund Scholarships

The LDF scholarship program offers scholarships to law students of color. Applications available at naacpldf.org. Submission deadline: Varies.


National Business Law Scholarship

Brown, PC offers a $500 stipend to second or third year U.S. law students interested in business law. Applications available at browntax.com. Submission deadline: December 3, 2018.


National Tax Law Scholarship

Brown, PC offers a $500 stipend to second or third year U.S. law students interested in tax law. Applications available at browntax.com. Submission deadline: December 3, 2018.


The Newsome Melton Student Leadership Scholarship

Newsome Melton Law Firm offer biannual $1,500 scholarships to students with a history of leadership experience based on an essay competition. Applications available at newsomelaw.com. Submission deadline: December 15, 2018.


The Nicholas Wooldridge Scholarship

LV Criminal Defense offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at lvcriminaldefense.com. Submission deadline: January 15, 2019.


Oregon State Bar Scholarship

OSB Diversity and Inclusion Department offers a $2,000 scholarship based on an essay competition. Applications available at osbar.org. Submission deadline: Varies.


Patrick Dwyer College Scholarship

Patrick Dwyer offers a $1,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at patrickdwyerscholarship.com. Submision deadline: November 30, 2018.


Peck Law Firm Scholarship

The Peck Law Firm offers an annual $2,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at thepeckfirm.com. Submission deadline: May 31, 2019.


Polito & Associates, LLC Scholarship

Polito & Associates, LLC offers a $2,500 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at politolaw.com. Submission deadline: February 28, 2019.


Provident's Law School and Pre Law Scholarship

Provident Legal Funding offers a $2,000 scholarship to students based on a visual presentation or essay competition. Applications available at providentlegalfunding.com. Submission deadline: December 15, 2018.


Randall & Associates Scholarship

The Law Offices of Randall & Associates offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on a video essay competition. Applications available at randalltaxlaw.com. Submission deadline: August 15, Annually.


Randolph Rice Scholarship

The Law Offices of Randall Rice offers an annual $1,500 scholarship to students based on an infographic competition. Applications available at ricelawmd.com. Submission deadline: May 1, 2019.


Russell & Lazarus Safety Scholarship

Russell & Lazarus, APC offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on a video essay competition. Applications available at russellandlazarus.com. Submission deadline: August 15, Annually.


Simmrin Law Entrepreneurial Scholarship

Simmrin Law Group offers a $1,500 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at simmrinlawgroup.com. Submission deadline: June 15, 2019.


Skinner Scholarship

The Skinner Law Firm offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at skinnerlawfirm.net. Submission deadline: October 15, 2018


Snelling Law Safety Scholarship

Snellings Law, LLC offers an annual $1,000 scholarship to students based on a video essay competition. Applications available at snellingslawllc.com. Submission deadline: August 15, Annually.


Thomas J. Henry Leadership Scholarship

Thomas J. Henry Law Firm offer biannual $1,000 scholarships to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at thomasjhenrylaw.com. Submission deadline: July 1, Annually (for fall term) and November 1, Annually (for spring term).


The Tilem & Associates Scholarship

Tilem & Associates, PC offers a $1,000 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at tilemlawfirm.com. Submission deadline: December 15, 2018.


Unlimited Cellular Scholarship

Unlimited Cellular offers a $1,800 scholarship to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at unlimitedcellular.com. Submission deadline: November 30, 2018.


Veteran's College Scholarship

The Law Office of Anthony D. Castelli offers an annual $500 scholarship to students who are a current military veteran or honorably discharged veteran or parent, sibling, child or grandchild of a current or honorably discharged veteran. Applications available at castellilaw.com. Submission deadline: Memorial Day, Annually.


Vocational Training HQ's Scholarship

Vocational Training HQ offers up to four annual $1,000 scholarships to students based on an essay competition. Applications available at vocationaltraininghq.com. Submission deadline: December 31, Annually.


William W. Hurst Scholarship

The Law Office of William W. Hurst, LLC offer biannual $500 scholarships to students who are residents of Indiana or entering their first year of law school based on an essay competition. Applications available at billhurst.com. Submission deadline: July 31, Annually (for fall term) and December 20, Annually (for spring term).