Law Scholarships

Scholarships open to students studying law, criminal justice, or planning to/attending Law School.

Bay Area Minority Law Student Scholarship Program
Sponsor: The Bar Association of San Francisco
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: April 20, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to qualified students from minority groups underrepresented in law schools who attend one of the Law Schools in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Aspiring Attorney Scholarship
Sponsor: Rosenthal & Wadas, PLLC
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors in the Dallas/Fort Worth area who have been accepted to college for the fall semester of 2018. Special consideration will be given to students interested in pursuing a career in criminal defense, but anyone meeting the requirements and can demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in law will be considered.

Earl Warren Scholarship
Sponsor: NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.
Amount: $10,000
Closing Date: May 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled in their final year of college/university or their first year of law school. Applicant must be studying law. Applicant must have demonstrated an ongoing commitment to racial justice and civil rights.

Evans Law Firm Legal Scholarship
Sponsor: The Evans Law Firm
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. who are commencing law school (1L) in August 2018. Applicant must have written an article that has been published (in print or digital media).

Guajardo & Marks Law School Scholarship
Sponsor: Guajardo & Marks LLP
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. who are commencing law school (1L) in August 2018. Applicant must have written an article that has been published (in print or digital media).

Kaplan Lawyers PC Legal Scholarship
Sponsor: Kaplan Lawyers PC
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 1 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to first year law students who are U.S. citizens or authorized to work in the U.S and a current resident of New York City or Long Island, New York. Applicant must have written an article which has been published (in print or digital media).

Law School Scholarship
Sponsor: Freeman & Freeman, LLP
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current students attending an accredited law school in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on law or share their personal passion for law.

Legal Scholarship Award
Sponsor: Bunch & Brock
Amount: $500
Closing Date: May 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens and applicants authorized to work in the U.S. who will be commencing law school in August 2018. Applicant must have written an article which has been published (in print or digital media).

Legal Scholarship Award
Sponsor: Louthian Law Firm
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 1 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to first year law students who are U.S. citizens or authorized to work in the U.S. Applicant must have written an article which has been published (in print or digital media).

Mann Law Firm Legal Scholarship
Sponsor: Mann Law Firm
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 1 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to first year law students who are U.S. citizens or authorized to work in the U.S. Applicant must have written an article which has been published (in print or digital media).

Law Student Writing Competition
Sponsor: Pacific Legal Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: May 15, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled full or part-time in a law school in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on one of four given law topics.

Thomas L. Dickson $1,000 College Scholarship
Sponsor: Dickson Law Group
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 15, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to currently enrolled students in an accredited college in the United States or students planning to matriculate in the fall of 2018. Students must be in good academic standing. Applicants must submit a video essay on a topic related to spousal support.

CPW Law Legal Scholarship
Sponsor: Crandall | Pera | Wilt
Amount: $3,000
Closing Date: May 31, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to 1st year law students who have demonstrated an interest in a career as a trial lawyer and a passion for representing injured individuals whose rights have been jeopardized.

Empowering Women in Law Scholarship
Sponsor: Pearce Law Firm, P.C.
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: May 31, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to female law students with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Applicant must submit a completed application and two essays related to women in law.

Law & Justice Scholarship
Sponsor: Hammett, Bellin & Oswald, LLC
Amount: $750
Closing Date: May 31, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to first year freshman students attending an accredited college or university during the 2018-2019 school year. Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA and preference will be given to students who are interested in pursuing a career in law.

Peck Law Firm Scholarship
Sponsor: Peck Law Firm
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: May 31, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to any American citizen who will graduate from high school before July 1, 2018. Only students who have a 3.0 GPA or higher and are seeking a law-related degree may apply for the scholarship.

Sattiraju Law Firm Employment Law Scholarship
Sponsor: Sattiraju Law Firm
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 31, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students who will be attending an accredited college or university in the United States by Fall 2018. Applicant must have plans of attending law school in the future and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Applicant must submit an online application.

Cabaniss Johnston Scholarship
Sponsor: Cabaniss Johnston Gardner Dumas and O’Neal
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: June 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to academically outstanding second-year law students who are Alabama residents.

Goodwin & Scieska Innovation Scholarship
Sponsor: The Law Offices of Goodwin & Scieszka
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: June 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to current law students at an accredited law school within the U.S. or at an accredited undergraduate university planning to attend law school. Applicant must have at least a 2.8 GPA. Applicant must submit an essay on one of two given prompts related to the legal system.

Florida Legal Career Scholarship
Sponsor: DUI Defense Attorneys Moses and Rooth Attorneys at Law
Amount: $500
Closing Date: June 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and currently enrolled college students in the state of Florida who are pursuing a career in a legal related field. Examples of legal related programs are, but not limited to Criminal Justice, Crime Scene Investigation, Political Science, Sociology, Legal Studies, Forensics, Lawyer, Paralegal Studies, and Justice Administration.

Moses and Rooth Legal Scholarship
Sponsor: Moses and Rooth Attorneys at Law
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: June 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming 1L or currently enrolled law students who will be enrolled during the Fall 2018 academic semester. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to the 2nd amendment.

USAttorneys.com National Scholarship Essay Contest
Sponsor: USAttorneys.com
Amount: $500
Closing Date: June 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens who are incoming or current college students. Applicant must submit an essay on divorce law, child custody, or divorce mediation.

Women in Defense HORIZONS Scholarship
Sponsor: Women in Defense (WID) Horizons
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: June 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to females who are current undergraduate (at least junior level status) or graduate students and who demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career related to national security or defense. Preferred fields of study for the scholarship are security studies, military history, government relations, engineering, computer science, cyber security, physics, mathematics, business, law, international relations, political science, and economics.

Smith-Babcock-Williams Writing Competition
Sponsor: American Planning Association
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: June 4, 2018
Description: Competition is open to law students at ABA accredited law schools and planning students at schools listed in the current Guide to Undergraduate and Graduate Education in Urban and Regional Planning who are enrolled in or who will complete a program of study leading to the J.D., LL.B., Masters or Ph.D. degree during the 2017-2018 academic year. Applicant must submit an essay on either city planning or associated areas of law.

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