Law Scholarships

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

UNCF Social Justice Scholarship
Sponsor: UNCF
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: January 6, 2022extended to January 20, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are from New York, New Jersey, Vermont, and Connecticut who are committed to social justice. Applicant must be African American and be currently enrolled in college with at least a 2.5 GPA. Although all majors are encouraged to apply, those students who are political science, criminal justice or in a course of study toward the preparation of law school will be given preference.

Arthur Lockwood Beneventi Law Scholarship
Sponsor: Daughters of the American Revolution
Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: January 31, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled in or attending an accredited law school with a 3.25 GPA.

Paul Hastings Diversity Scholarship
Sponsor: Paul Hastings LLP
Amount: $10,000
Closing Date: February 1, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to 1L law students who will be enrolled full-time at an ABA-accredited law school. Applicant must demonstrate a commitment to promoting diversity and contributing to the firm’s diversity goals as a result of background, experience, personal attributes or characteristics. Recipient of scholarship will receive a paid summer associate position as well as the scholarship.

Arlington Foundation Excellence in Education Scholarships
Sponsor: Arlington Foundation of Excellence in Education
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: February 14, 2022
Description: Scholarships are open to African-American students from the Dallas-Fort Worth Metropolitan area. In addition to general scholarships, there are specific scholarships for students studying STEM, business, literary arts, law and cosmetology.

Stanfield and D’Orlando Legal and Art Scholarships
Sponsor: Unitarian Universalist Association
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: February 15, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students with an active relationship with Unitarian Universalism. Applicant must be studying in the fields of art or law.

Staver Law Group Personal Injury Scholarship
Sponsor: Staver Law Group P.C.
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: May 1, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students with at least a 3.0 GPA and are U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to personal injury lawyers.

Survivor of a Car Accident Scholarship
Sponsor: Bader Scott Injury Lawyers
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: June 15, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who have survived a car accident. Applicant must have a passion for law.

Future Lawyers of America Scholarship
Sponsor: Bader Scott Injury Lawyers
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: June 21, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college and law school students who have a passion for the law. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to a mentor OR one specific reform of the criminal justice system they support.

Milemark Media Legal Scholarship
Sponsor: MileMark Media
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: December 31, 2022
Description: Scholarship is open to high school, college, and grad school students interested in or currently studying law, criminal justice, or forensics. Applicant must submit an essay sharing why they are interested in law, criminal justice, or forensics.

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