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External Scholarship Search Database


NameDescriptionDeadline for SubmissionSpecialtyStates
Legal Writing Prep Entering Law Student Scholarship

Award: $250
Eligibility: Entering 1L;
Rely on loans to cover at least fifty percent (50%) of the applicant’s cost of education during the first-year of law school.
Contact:
Send an email expressing interest in the scholarship to michaelsantana@legalwritingprep.com by 11:59 p.m. PST on August 1, 2007.
http://www.legalwritingprep.com/Info/Scholarships.html

August
      Leonard C. Horn Award For Legal Studies

      Award: $2,500 – $10,000
      Eligibility: Women who competed at the local, state or national level in a Miss America competition in 1992 or later;
      GPA, class rank, LSAT score, extracurricular activities, financial need, & level of participation within the system
      Deadline: June of each year
      Contact: www.missamerica.org – (609) 345-7571, ext. 27

      June
      • Misc Org
        Louis-Edward Nicklies Scholarship

        Award: $600 – $800
        Eligibility: Jefferson County, Kentucky resident;
        Be a graduate of a public, parochial or private high school in the county; have an academic record indicating the ability to succeed at the graduate level;
        Accepted by or enrolled in an accredited college/university as a full-time student and be able to demonstrate financial need
        Deadline: April of each year
        Contact:
        Louis-Edward Nicklies Scholarship Fund
        c/o Charitable & Endowment Management
        PNC Bank, Kentucky, Inc.
        Citizens Plaza, Sixth Floor
        Louisville, KY 40296

        April
          • KY
          Makia & Ann Malo Scholarship

          Award: $1,500
          Eligibility: Hawaii residents;
          Preference given to students of Hawaiian ancestry (birth certificate must be submitted) who demonstrate a desire to contribute to the Hawaiian community after earning their graduate degree;
          2.7 GPA or higher, good moral character & financial need
          Deadline: February of each year
          Contact: www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org – (888) 731-3863

          February
            • HI
            Maldef Law School Scholarship Program

            Award: up to $7,000 per year
            Eligibility: Any person of Latino descent;
            Enrolled during the year of application;
            Full-time student;
            Academic achievement, demonstrated involvment in & commitment to serving the Latino community through the legal profession, potential for successful completion of a law degree, & financial need
            Deadline: October of each year
            Contact: www.besla.org – (213) 629-2512

            October
            • Diversity
              Malena Rance Scholarship

              Award: amount not specified
              Eligibility: African American women w/ 2.5 GPA or higher;
              Must demonstrate a significant interest in entertainment law;
              Should have 1) taken an entertainment or sports law course, 2) actively participated in the entertainment or sports law field through internship or job, 3) attended an entertainment or sports law seminar/conference after beginning law school
              Contact: www.besla.org/scholarship.asp – (866) 273-4935

              • Diversity
                Marilynne Graboys Wool Scholarship

                Award: $2,000
                Eligibility: Women residents of Rhode Island;
                Planning to enroll or are registered in an accredited law school;
                Demonstrate financial need;
                Part of the selection process includes an essay
                Deadline: June of each year
                Contact:
                Libby Monahan
                Marilynne Graboys Wool Scholarship
                The Rhode Island Foundation
                One Union Station
                Providence, Rhode Island 02903
                http://scholarship.rifoundation.org/wool.pdf
                Neil Severance at (401) 274-4564

                June
                • Diversity
                • RI
                Marine Corps Funded Law Education Program

                Award: Regular Pay + payment of tuition ($10,000/yr max)
                Eligibility: Commissioned officers in Marine Corps (rank of captain or below);
                2-6 years of total active service & be able to complete 20 years of active service before their 55th birthday;
                Must have graduated from an accredited college/university w/ a bachelor’s degree, have taken LSAT at their own arrangement/expense, & have evidence of acceptance to an accredited law school in the U.S.
                Deadline: February of each year
                Contact: www.usmc.mil – (703) 784-9284

                February
                • Military
                  Mario G. Olmos Scholarship Fund

                  Award: amount not specified
                  Eligibility: Students who can demonstrate involvement in the Latino community & ties to California’s San Joaquin Valley;
                  Academic achievement, leadership ability, & financial need
                  Deadline: March of each year
                  Contact: La Raza Lawyers Association – San Joaquin Valley Chapter, Fresno, CA
                  (559) 445-5260

                  March
                  • Diversity
                  • CA
                  Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship

                  Award: amount not specified
                  Eligibility: Hawaii resident & a graduate of a public high school;
                  Demonstrate financial need, 2.8 GPA or higher;
                  Submit an essay on their commitment to world peace
                  Deadline: February of each year
                  Contact: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org/index.php?id=239&categoryID=7 – (888) 731-3863

                  February
                    • HI
                    Mark B. Holzman Scholarship

                    Award: up to $2,000
                    Eligibility: Delaware residents;
                    Accepted by an accredited law program;
                    Academic merit & financial need
                    Deadline: May of each year
                    Contact:
                    Mark B. Holzman Scholarship Trust
                    c/o Wilmington Trust Company
                    Attn: Personal Trust & Private Banking
                    3 South DuPont Highway
                    Georgetown, DE 19947-2802
                    (302)855-2816

                    May
                      • DE
                      Mark T Banner Scholarship

                      Award: $5,000
                      Eligibility: 2L and 3L;
                      Career in IP law;
                      Member of a historically underrepresented group in IP law
                      Deadline: November of each year
                      Contact: http://www.linninn.org/marktbanner.htm

                      November
                      • Diversity
                        Mary Brady Scholarship

                        Eligibility: residents or former residents of Sandusky County, Ohio or individuals who attended school in Sandusky County, Ohio that are pursuing attendance at a law school;
                        Application
                        Deadline: The deadline is June 30
                        Contact: Jon Ickes, Esq., 114 N. Wood Street Fremont, Ohio 43420, (419)332-4463

                        June
                          • OH
                          Mary Rowena Cooper Scholarship Fund

                          Award: amount not specified
                          Eligibility: Residents of Forsyth County, North Carolina whose parent served in Vietnam during the war;
                          First priority given to children of deceased veterans of the 101st Airborne, second to children of deceased veterans of any service unit, third to children of veterans still living;
                          Pursuing a degree at any accredited college/university
                          Deadline: March of each year
                          Contact: http://www.wsfoundation.org/fileadmin/studentaid/CooperGuidelines.pdf – (336)725-2382

                          March
                          • Military
                          • NC
                          McAndrews Diversity in Patent Law Fellowship Program

                          Award: $5,000 and participate in McAndrews’ Summer Clerkship
                          Eligibility: 1L with a diverse background that, in the firm’s view, would help to improve diversity in the field of intellectual property law;
                          Have a degree in science or engineering;
                          Intend to practice patent law in Chicago, Illinois.
                          Deadline: Applications will be accepted December 1, through January 15.
                          Contact: http://www.mcandrews-ip.com/pdfs/McAndrews_Fellowship_Application.pdf
                          312.984.7700

                          December
                          • Diversity
                          • IL
                          MCBA/Arthur T. Ueoka Scholarship

                          Award: amount not specified
                          Eligibility: Hawaii residents & a significant connection w/ Maui County;
                          Entering or already in law school;
                          Demonstrate financial need;
                          Deadline: June of each year
                          Contact:
                          Maui County Bar Association, Wailuku, HI
                          (808) 244-1000

                          June
                            • HI
                            MCCA Lloyd M. Johnson, Jr. Scholarship Program

                            Award: $10,000
                            Eligibility: Newly accepted law students from disadvantaged backgrounds
                            Deadline: June 1
                            Contact: http://www.mcca.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=Page.viewPage&pageId=483&parentID=477&nodeID=1

                            June
                            • Diversity
                              McDermott Minority Scholarship

                              Award: $15,000 and participate in a McDermott Summer Program
                              Eligibility: 2L minority law student;
                              Deadline: October
                              Contact:
                              McDermott Will & Emery
                              227 W. Monroe St.
                              Chicago, IL 60606
                              http://careers.mwe.com/index.cfm/fa/page.view/page_id/f3e221be-2a7c-4b78-bc25-bb06e507e1d0/McDermottMinorityScholarship.cfm
                              312.984.7700

                              October
                              • Diversity
                                McGuireWoods’ annual Diversity Scholarship Program

                                Award: $5,000
                                Eligibility: current first-year law students
                                The first family member to attend college.
                                From an economically disadvantaged family.
                                A member of a group currently underrepresented in law schools and law firms.
                                From a family with little or no legal education or experience.
                                An alumnus of a college or university whose graduates are historically underrepresented in law school.
                                Demonstrating a strong commitment to promoting diversity in his or her undergraduate school, law school
                                and community.
                                Deadline: May
                                Contact: http://recruiting.mcguirewoods.com/docs/recruiting-diversity-program.pdf

                                May
                                • Diversity
                                  McRoberts Memorial Law Scholarships

                                  Award: amount not specified
                                  Eligibility: Peoria County, Illinois residents (for at least 5 years);
                                  Demonstrate financial need;
                                  Financial need, reputation, character, appearance, personality, & apparent aptitude for a career in law
                                  Deadline: June of each year
                                  Contact:
                                  McRoberts Memorial Law Scholarship Fund,
                                  First of America Trust Company, Trustee
                                  301 Southwest Adams St.
                                  Peoria, IL 61652-0749
                                  (309) 655-5000

                                  June
                                    • IL
                                    Medical and Graduate Student Scholarships from the Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara

                                    Eligibility: Applicant must have attended at least four of the six secondary grade school years and graduated from a high school in Santa Barbara County, California.;
                                    full-time medical student or graduate student in the 2013-2014 academic year at an approved U.S. college or university in area of study includes law;

                                    Deadline: January
                                    Contact/Apply: http://www.sbscholarship.org/

                                    January
                                    • Interest
                                    • CA
                                    Mercer County Bar Foundation Law Scholarship

                                    Award: $500 – $1,500
                                    Eligibility: Mercer County, New Jersey residents;
                                    Attending or planning on attending an accredited law school;
                                    Involvement in community organizations & financial need
                                    Deadline: July of each year
                                    Contact: www.mercerbar.com – (609) 585-6200

                                    July
                                      • NJ
                                      Michael F. O’Donnell Memorial Scholarships

                                      Award: $500 – $5,000
                                      Eligibility: Sonoma County, California residents;
                                      Currently enrolled in law school or interested in a law-related career;
                                      Academic accomplishments & financial need
                                      Deadline: February of each year
                                      Contact: http://www.sonomacf.org/grants_scholarships/scholarship.shtml – (707) 579-4801

                                      February
                                        • CA
                                        Michigan Auto Law Diversity Scholarship

                                        Award: $2,000
                                        Eligibility: Recipient is a Michigan resident accepted to or currently attending an accredited law school within the United States, or a non-Michigan resident attending an accredited Michigan law school; first or second year of law school; must be member of an ethnic or racial minority or demonstrate a defined commitment to issues of diversity within their academic career.
                                        Deadline: April of each year
                                        Contact: http://www.michiganautolaw.com/firm_profile/attorney-careers/diversity-scholarship.php

                                        April
                                        • Diversity
                                        • MI
                                        Middlesex County Bar Association Law School Scholarship Program

                                        Award: amount not specified
                                        Eligibility: Middlesex County, New Jersey residents;
                                        Attending or planning to attend law school;
                                        Deadline: April of each year
                                        Contact: www.mcbalaw.com – (732) 828-3433

                                        April
                                          • NJ
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