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NameDescriptionDeadline for SubmissionSpecialtyStates
Lawrence Bar Association Scholarships

Award: amount not specified
Eligibility: Residents of Andover, Lawrence, Methuen, & North Andover, Masshachusetts;
Currently enrolled at an accredited law school;
Academic achievement & finanancial need
Deadline: April of each year
Contact: (978) 975-4110

April
    • MA
    Lawrence Matson Memorial Endowment Fund Scholarships

    Award: $2,000 – $9,000
    Eligibility: Alaska Native under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA) of 1971 & their lineal descendants of Cook Inlet Region, Inc. (No Alaska residency requirements or age limitations);
    Must be accepted & enrolled in a full-time program;
    2.5 GPA or higher;
    Academic achievement, rigor of course work or degree program, quality of a statement of purpose, student financial contribution, financial need, grade level, previous work performance, education & community activities, letters of recommendation, seriousness of purpose & practicality of educational & professional goals
    Deadline: June & December of each year
    Contact: http://www.thecirifoundation.org/designated.htm – (800) 764-3382

    DecemberJune
    • Diversity
    • AK
    Lazarian Graduate Scholarship

    Award: amount not specified
    Eligibility: Armenian ancestry;
    Students may not receive more than 2 scholarships from the Armenian Relief Society;
    Academic record, financial need, & Armenian community involvement
    Deadline: April of each year
    Contact: www.arseastusa.org – (617) 926-3801

    April
    • Diversity
      Lebaron & Yvonne Taylor Scholarship

      Award: amount not specified
      Eligibility: Member of the National Black Law Students Association (NBLSA);
      2.5 GPA or higher;
      Interested in entertainment and/or sports law and have 1) taken entertainment law or sports law related course, 2) actively participated in entertainment or sports law field through internship or job, or 3) attended an entertainment or sports law seminar or conference since beginning law school; Essay
      Contact: www.besla.org – (866) 273-4935

      • Misc Org
        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
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