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Law Student Scholarships

The Ashley Rose Honorary Diabetes Law Student Scholarship Award

Deadline September 30, 2014

The Katz and Phillips 2014 Single Parent Scholarship

Deadline September 30, 2014

The Katz and Phillips 2014 Law Scholarship for Veterans

Deadline September 30, 2014

2014 Howell & Christmas LLC Visionary Scholarship

Deadline September 30, 2014
For More Information, contact: jwaggoner@eversparkinteractive.com

Constangy, Brooks & Smith Diversity Scholars Awards

Constangy, Brooks & Smith initiated its Diversity Scholars Awards program to recognize the achievements of law students who have demonstrated academic achievement, a commitment to diversity in their community, school or work environment, and personal achievements in overcoming challenges to reach goals.

How to Apply:

Click here to view the application. For more information:

Margaret P. Zabijaka
Chair, Diversity Council
Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP
200 West Forsyth Street, Suite 1700
Jacksonville, FL 32202-4317.

The Console & Hollawell Legal Leaders Scholarship

Legal Leaders Scholarships

The Console & Hollawell $1,000 Legal Leaders Scholarship 2014 is available to students who are pursuing a career in law. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in the following areas: pre-law, paralegal studies, or working towards their juris doctorate in any concentration of the law.

Eligibility

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen.
  • Must be a full-time student attending (or planning to attend on a full-time basis) an accredited institution of higher education.
  • Must demonstrate admission and plans to enroll, or proof of current enrollment in an accredited institution of higher education. *If you have not yet received your acceptance into college or law school, you may still apply, but the scholarship will not be released without proof of acceptance and enrollment.
  • Academic achievement as reflected by a minimum 3.0 GPA.

The award recipient shall provide the following documentation to obtain the scholarship:

  • A transcript reflecting the student's current standing with a 3.0 GPA.
  • Proof of admission and enrollment in an accredited institution of higher education.
  • The Console & Hollawell Legal Leaders Scholarship is to be used exclusively for school tuition and related expenses. A check for $1,000 will be made payable to the award recipient's university or college to cover these expenses.

Application Materials

All applicants must complete the provided Legal Leaders Application and submit a 500 word essay on how he or she intends to impact his or her community through the law.. All applicants must also include a valid transcript reflecting his or her current standing with a 3.0 GPA and proof of acceptance and enrollment. Failure to include all required materials will result in immediate rejection of the application.

Award

The Console & Hollawell Legal Leaders Scholarship recipient will be notified of the selection on or about August 15, 2014.

Deadline

Completed applications must be submitted no later than July 15, 2014. Applications should be emailed to Jonathan Lister at JLister@consoleandhollawell.com with the subject line "2014 Legal Leaders Scholarship" or mailed to:

Console & Hollawell, P.C.
Attn: Jonathan Lister
525 Route 73 North, Suite 117
Marlton, NJ 08053

James F. Bailey, Jr. Scholarship

The Bailey Scholarship is given annually to a first or second year law student attending a Florida law school who intends to practice in the Jacksonville area following graduation.

The scholarship is sponsored by the Financial News and Daily Record, a local business newspaper which is very active in the legal community and often publishes articles on legal affairs, as well as legal notices. The scholarship is intended to help defray law school tuition and related expenses.

The YLS advertises the award and distributes applications at all Florida law schools. Applications normally are solicited at the beginning of spring each year. The applications are then reviewed by members of the scholarship committee of the YLS and the publisher of the Financial News and Daily Record. Applicants are judged on such criteria as law school achievement and character, as well as need.

The scholarship funds are presented to the recipient at The Jacksonville Bar Association's annual meeting where the recipient, together with his or her family, are honored guests.

Click here for the award application.

Frederick W. and Grace P. Brecht Scholarship Fund

History: This scholarship was established through the estates of Frederick W. and Grace P. Brecht to provide educational opportunities for students from Brevard County, Fla. The University of Florida administers the Brecht scholarship funds as Trustee under the will of Frederick Brecht.

Criteria: Brevard County residents attending any Florida community college or university. Applicants must have graduated from a Brevard County high school, demonstrate financial need and be of sound moral character and habits.

Application Information: The online application is available through the Office for Student Financial Affairs at the University of Florida.

The 'Get Prepped LSAT Prep' Law School Scholarship

The Get Prepped LSAT Prep law school scholarship is available to students enrolled in any accredited law school. One or more grants of $1000 are awarded twice yearly. Students should visit www.GetPrepped.com and use the online contact form to request the most up to date application packet. Class rank, degree/major courses, LSAT test scores, best short personal statement, and other review factors are used to determine awards.

The ABA Leadership Legal Opportunity Scholarship

  • Grants 20 law students with $15,000 of financial assistance over the course of their three years in law school
  • For racial and ethnic minorities; 1Ls, 2Ls, 3Ls
  • Decisions made in June

The Point Foundation Scholarships

  • Merit and need-based scholarships for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) students
  • Amounts vary

The Brett Murphy Law Firm Future Leaders Scholarship

Program Overview

The Brett Murphy Law Firm is offering an annual $2000 scholarship, called The Future Leaders Scholarship 2014, for law students who are working towards a Juris Doctorate Degree and who have an interest in personal injury law.

How to Apply

Click here to learn more about this scholarship and its requirements, and to access the scholarship application form. Brett Murphy will be accepting applications until July 15, 2014, and will notify the recipient on or about August 15, 2014.

For More Information:

Please contact Ingrid Taylor at 360-714-0900 or itaylor@brettlaw.com

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Scholarship

Program Overview

The mission of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF) is to advance the global black community by developing leaders, informing policy and educating the public.

How to apply:

Visit CBFCFinc.org

For More Information:

Contact: call 202.263.2800 or email scholarships@cbcfinc.org

Farzad Family Law Scholarship

Program Overview

Farzad Family Law, APC is offering an annual scholarship to all law students. This scholarship is merit based and the winning applicant will receive $3,000 dollars towards their costs of education.

How to Apply

All of the application details and the 2014 essay question are available on our website.
Deadline December 15, 2014

For More Information:
Contact (714) 937-1193 | scholarship@farzadlaw.com

Reiff & Bily legal Scholarship for Florida Law Students

How to Apply

Please visit the Reiff & Bily website for the application
Deadline July 1, 2014

For More Information:
Contact: Jonathan Lister
2029 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 720.250.8837

Auto Accident Law Firm Survivor Scholarship

Program Overview:

Appel Law Firm, LLP is a Bay Area personal injury and workers compensation firm. To be eligible for the scholarship an applicant needs to be in good academic standing, a U.S. Citizen and submit a 1-3 page essay about how an auto accident affected their life.

Eligibility Information

Click here

How to Apply

Click here for the application.
Deadline July 31st, 2014

For More Information:
Contact: James Bellefeuille
312-207-1280

Vision Zero Auto Accident Prevention Scholarship

Program Overview:

This is a non-renewable award to prospective first and second year law students (class of 2017-2018) with a clean driving record, a 3.0 GPA, and a Fall 2014 or 13 law school entry date. Additional criteria include superior academic performance, and an essay.

How to Apply

Application

For More Information:
Please click here.

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Leadership Institute for Public Service

Program Overview:

All scholarships are open to students who will be full-time, undergraduate students for the fall 2014-2015 school year. Some scholarships are also open to graduate students.

How to Apply

Visit the official website for more information.
Various deadlines (may 1st to July 3rd)

For More Information:
Call 202-263-2800

Aaron Hall Business & Corporate Attorney Scholarship

Program Overview:

The purpose of the scholarship is to support entrepreneurs who have applied themselves to their education, with a preference towards those who have a demonstrated track record of overcoming disadvantages (poverty, ethnic, gender, etc.).

How to Apply

To obtain an application, email admin@thompsonhall.com.
Website

For More Information:
Contact admin@thompsonhall.com.

CABA Foundation At-Large Scholarships

Program Overview:

Student in good academic standing, is Cuban or Cuban American and has distinguished self academically and/or in service oriented activities.

How to Apply

See attached flyer
Deadline June 30,2014

For More Information:
Please contact Sandra M. Ferrera at 305.358.6363 or at sferrera@melandrussin.com .

The Fisher & Talwar Legal Inspiration Scholarship

Program Overview:

The Fisher & Talwar $1,000 Legal Inspiration Scholarship is now available to students currently pursuing or plan on pursuing a career in law.

How to Apply

Click here
Deadline: December 1st, 2014

For More Information:
Please email applications to info@ftpersonalinjurylawyers.com with the subject line "Fisher & Talwar Legal Inspiration Scholarship " or mailed to:

Fisher & Talwar
Attn: Scholarship Manager
801 S. Grand Ave., 11th Fl
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Domestic Violence Law Firm Scholarship

How to Apply:

Deadline July 31st, 2014. Law school scholarship.

For More Information:

20525 Center Ridge Road, Suite 626, Cleveland, OH 44116 to the attention of Connie.

Birth Injury Scholarship

How to Apply:

Deadline: August 10, 2014
Eligibility information
Application

For More Information

Contact James Bellefeuille 312-207-1280

CREW Scholarship

Program Overview:

Applicant must be a female graduate student in a professional school or business school in a real estate-related field or with a concentration in real estate studies.

How to Apply

Deadline: September 30, 2014
For application, click here.

For More Information:

Please contact administrator@cor-events.org

Kaire & Heffernan Bicycle Accident Scholarship

How to Apply

Deadline: August 10, 2014
Bike Accident Scholarship.

For More Information:

Please contact mark@kairelaw.com

Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award

How to Apply

Deadline: September 30,2014

For More Information:

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Steinger, Iscoe & Greene Law Scholarship for Child Advocates

How to Apply

Deadline November 30, 2014

For More Information:

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  • Applicant must be either a current law student at an accredited law school or a student entering law school (having already been accepted to an accredited law school) this year.
  • Applicants must have a minimum 2.8 GPA.
  • Applicants must submit an official copy of their transcript.
  • Essays are part of the requirements (see website url)
  • NOTE: There is no application fee

Levin and Zeiger Scholarship

How to Apply

Deadline: January 31, 2015

For More Information:

Click through for more information about this scholarship.
or call 215-825-5183