External Scholarships

External Scholarships

Scholarship Sponsors: If your organization would like to submit a scholarship for posting on our External Scholarships page, keep in mind that we only post scholarships that are available to our law students. If your scholarship is available to law students, please email twhite@virginia.edu with a link to your website’s scholarship page, which should include information such as the scholarship deadline, award amount, and eligibility requirements.

The following external scholarships are listed by deadline. More information is provided at the links. Contact the sponsor if you need additional details.
 

April

4/1/17 Buckfire & Buckfire Law School Diversity Scholarship ($2,000)
4/1/17 Rosenblum Law Firm Scholarship ($500)
4/1/17  Timothy J. Ryan & Associates Law Scholarship ($1,000)
4/1/16 Warner Norcross & Judd Minority Scholarship Program ($5,000)
4/9/17 Islamic Scholarship Fund (range from $2,000 - $5,000)
4/10/17 Henry L. Diamond Constitutional Environmental Law Writing Competition ($2,000)
4/14/17 Accidentfirm.com Personal Injury Scholarship ($500)
4/14/17 The Robert Shuker Scholarship Fund (between $10,000 and $20,000, for entering 1Ls who are residents of the Greater Metropolitan Area of Washington DC)
4/15/17 CFAWL Bar Study Scholarship Application (must be taking the July 2017 Florida Bar Exam, $1,000)
4/15/17 Creative Scholarship Program ($1,000 and $500)
4/15/17 Holliday Karatinos Law Firm College Scholarship ($4,500 total combined prizes)
4/15/17 “One Lawyer Can Change the World” Scholarship ($10,000)
4/15/17 Kelly & Soto Law Scholarship ($1,000, $300, and $200 prizes)
4/18/17 Alford Excellence Award Scholarship ($3,000 for those sitting for the 2017 Delaware Bar Exam)
4/20/17 Michigan Injury Lawyers Scholarship ($500)
4/21/17 Ronald D. Weiss College Scholarship Contest ($2,500)
4/21/17 Rosen & Ohr Scholarship Program ($1,000, $750, and $500 prizes)
4/26/17 Albertson & Davidson, LLP College Scholarship ($2,500)
4/28/17 Hudson County Bar Association Scholarship (must be a Hudson County, N.J. resident)
4/30/17 2017 Aspiring Attorney Scholarship ($1,000)
4/30/17 2017 College Scholarship Essay Contest (combined grants worth $4,500)
4/30/17 Aspiring Attorney Scholarship ($1,000)
4/30/17 Flora Marie Jenkins Memorial Disability Scholarship ($5000)
4/30/17 Torgenson Law Renee Torgenson Memorial Scholarship ($1,000)

May

5/1/17 Becker Law Office Scholarship Essay Contest 2017 ($2,500, $1,500, and $1,000 prizes)
5/1/17 Bunch & Brock Legal Scholarship ($500, for entering 1Ls)
5/1/17 CF Abogados Legal Scholarship ($1,000, for 1Ls)
5/1/17 Chris Roy Jr. Legal Scholarship Award ($1,000, for 1Ls)
5/1/17 Colvin Legal Scholarship (for 1Ls, $1,000)
5/1/17 Dan Carman Legal Scholarship ($1,000, for 1Ls)
5/1/17 Evans Law Firm Legal Scholarship ($1,000, for 1Ls commencing August 2017)
5/1/17 Fleming’s Fundamentals of Law Scholarship (free bar preparation course for the July 2017 Bar exam)
5/1/17 Guajardo & Marks Law School Scholarship  ($1,000, for entering 1Ls)
5/1/17 Kaplan Lawyers Legal Scholarship ($1,000, for 1Ls)
5/1/17 Kennerly Loutey Injury Law Essay Scholarship ($2,000)
5/1/17 Law Offices of Randolph Rice College Scholarship ($1,500)
5/1/17 Legal Scholarship 2017 (for 1Ls, $1,000)
5/1/17 Legal Scholarship Award ($1,000, for 1Ls)
5/1/17 Louthian Legal Scholarship ($1,000, for 1Ls)
5/1/17 Mann Law Firm Legal Scholarship ($1,000, for 1Ls)
5/1/17 McNeely Stephenson Legal Scholarship Award ($1,000, for entering 1Ls)
5/1/17 The Plaxen and Adler Scholarship (for students interested in civil trial advocacy, $2,500)
5/1/17 Scholarship for Military Veterans ($500)
5/1/17 Steven H. Heisler Legal Scholarship ($2,500)
5/1/17 The Whistleblower Lawyer Legal Scholarship ($1,000, for 1Ls)
5/1/17 White Collar Criminal Defense Scholarship ($1,000)
5/1/17 Wolfe & Stec Legal Scholarship Award ($1,000, for 1Ls)
5/5/17 Lawsuit Legal Future Legal Leaders Scholarship ($2,000, must be a 1L)
5/10/17 Minnesota Truck Accident Lawyers ($1,000)
5/15/17 The Law Offices of Cliff Enten Scholarship ($500)
5/15/17 Thomas L. Dickson Scholarship ($1,000)
5/30/17 Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky LLC Bi-Annual Future Leaders Scholarship ($1,000)
5/31/17 Giannini and Yates Community Scholarship ($500)
5/31/17 Howell & Christmas Breast Cancer Survivor and Patient Scholarship ($1,000)
5/31/17 The Jason Kalafat Make a Difference Scholarship ($500)
5/31/17 The Peck Law Firm Scholarship Essay Contest ($2,000)

June

6/1/17 The Ankin Law Office College Scholarship ($5,000)
6/1/17 Glenn D. Peters Law School Scholarship Fund (must be a resident of the Northern District of Indiana)
6/1/17 Law Offices of James D. Scott Family Law Scholarship ($1,500)
6/1/17 Maho & Prentice Scholarship Application ($1,000)
6/1/2017 Mainor Wirth Injury Lawyers Scholarship ($1,000)
6/1/17 Mapes Law Offices Scholarship ($1,000)
6/1/17 The McCoy & Hiestand Better Chance Scholarship ($500)
6/1/17 Michigan Auto Law Diversity Scholarship ($2,000)
6/1/17 Moses & Rooth Legal Scholarship ($1,000)
6/1/17 Scrofano Law PC Aspiring Public Defender Scholarship ($1,500, must be a 1L or 2L)
6/1/17 USAttorneys.com National Essay Contest ($1,500)
6/1/17 Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky College Scholarship Essay Contest ($1,000)
6/6/16 LMJ Scholarship Program ($10,000, for 1Ls)
6/10/17 The Keith Williams Law Group Semi-Annual Scholarship ($1,500)
6/13/17 McEwen & Kestner – Minnesota Personal Injury Firm Scholarship ($1,000)
6/15/17 The Nicholas Woolridge Annual Scholarship Essay Competition ($1,000)
6/16/17 Strong Law Offices College Scholarship ($500)
6/30/17 Burke & Eisner Scholarship ($1,000)
6/30/17 Page Law’s Scholarship Essay Contest ($1,000)
6/30/17 Proner and Proner 2017 Scholarship Fund Contest ($1,000)
6/30/17 Rosengren Kohlmeyer Law Office Scholarship ($1,500)
6/30/17 Sears & Associates, PC Diversity Problem Solving Scholarship ($2,500, for 1Ls)
6/30/17 Slepkow Slepkow & Associates Inc. Scholarship Essay Contest ($1,000)

July

7/1/17 The Michael P. Fleming Law Scholarship ($1,000, for 1Ls)
7/1/17 The Simmons and Fletcher Excellence in Ethics Scholarship ($1,000 and $500 prizes)
7/1/17 The Warren E. Burger Prize ($5,000)
7/1/17 Thomas J. Henry Leadership Scholarship ($1,000)
7/1/17 Varghese Summersett Criminal Justice Scholarship ($300, $500, or $1,000)
7/15/17 2017 Criminal Defense Scholarship ($1,000)
7/15/17 Aiello Harris Legal Scholarships ($1,000)
7/15/17 Duffy Law Scholarship ($1,000)
7/15/17 Christensen Law Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship ($2,500)
7/15/2017 Console Hollawell Legal Scholarship ($1,000)
7/15/17 Mississauga Student Law School Scholarship ($1,000, for 1Ls)
7/15/17 Weisblatt Law Firm Scholarship ($1,000)
7/15/17 Wilentz Family Law Scholarship ($1,000)
7/30/17 Future Leaders of Law Scholarship ($500)
7/31/17 Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award ($1,000)
7/31/17 The Boonswang Law Firm Legal Leaders Scholarship ($1,000)
7/31/17 Cantor Crane College Scholarship ($1,000)
7/31/17 CDLV Law School Scholarship ($500)
7/31/17 Leukemia & Lymphoma Law School Scholarship ($1,000)
7/31/17 Parry & Pfau Left-Handed Scholarship ($1,500)
7/31/17 Scholarship for Children of First Responders ($1,500)
7/31/17 Single Parent Scholarships ($1,000)
7/31/17 Tate Law Offices Driving Safety Scholarship ($1,500, $1,000, and $500 prizes)

August

8/1/17 Bey & Associates Scholarship (for 1Ls, $1,000)
8/1/17 Chalik & Chalik Annual Survivors Scholarship ($1,000)
8/1/17 Corban Gunn Scholarship (for 1Ls, $1,000)
8/1/17 Thomas Law Offices College Scholarship ($1,000, 1Ls only)
8/1/17 Urban & Taylor, S.C. Scholarship ($1,000, for 1Ls)
8/15/17 Charles J. Argento Scholarship ($500)
8/1/17 Christensen & Hymas Married Student Law Scholarship ($1,000)
8/1/17 Diagnosis Delayed Scholarship ($500)
8/7/17 National Business Law Scholarship ($500)
8/7//17 National Tax Law Scholarship ($500)
8/15/17 The American College of Employee Benefits Counsel Writing Competition ($1,500)
8/15/17 Anton Family Law Group Scholarship ($500)
8/15/17 Brylak Law ($1,000)
8/15/17 Charles Argento Scholarship ($500)
8/15/17 Dwyer Williams Potter Attorneys, LLP Scholarship ($1,000)
8/15/17 Gurovich, Berk & Associates Scholarship ($500, for 1Ls)
8/15/17 Hermann Law Group ($1,000)
8/15/17 Howard A. Snader ($1,000)
8/15/17 J. Price McNamara ($1,000)
8/15/17 Jeffrey B. Kelly ($1,000)
8/15/17 Jon Friedman Scholarship ($500)
8/15/17 Kestenbaum Law Group Scholarship ($500, for 1Ls)
8/15/17 Liebenhaut Law ($1,000)
8/15/17 Niblock and Associates ($1,000)
8/15/17 Russell & Lazarus ($1,000)
8/15/17 Safety Scholarship for Law Students ($1,000)
8/15/17 Seppi Esfandi Law Scholarship ($2,100)
8/15/17 Snellings Law ($1,000)
8/15/17 Orr Law Firm Scholarship ($1,000)
8/15/17 The Phoenix Injury Lawyers at Abels & Annes, P.C. Video Scholarship Contest ($1,500)
8/18/17 Judge John R. Brown Award ($10,000)
8/31/17 Baumgartner Law Firm Law Student Scholarship ($3,000)
8/31/17 Criminal Attorney Scholarship ($750)
8/31/17 Boling Rice Scholarship ($1,000)
8/31/17 The Cumming Personal Injury Lawyers at Boling Rice, LLC Scholarship Essay Contest($500)
8/31/17 The Cost of DWI Scholarship ($750)

September

9/1/17 Bajaj Law Scholarship ($2,500)
9/1/17 Connecticut Domestic Violence 2017 Legislation Reform Scholarship ($500)
9/15/17 Delaware Bar Foundation’s Bruce M. Stargatt Legal Ethics Writing Competition ($3,000, $1,000, and $500 prizes)
9/15/17 The Hartman Law Firm Essay Contest (for students who have lost a parent, $2,000)
9/20/17 Fountain Law Firm Scholarship ($1,000)
9/30/17 MyPhillyLawyer Accident Survivor Scholarship ($2,500)

October

10/1/17 USAttorneys.com Accident Law Scholarship ($1,500)
10/31/17 Grungo Colarulo Giving Back to the Community Scholarship ($500)
10/31/17 Polson & Polson Conquering Adversity Scholarship ($500)

November

11/1/17 Hartsoe Law Firm Law School Scholarship ($500)
11/30/17 The Ward Law Group Better Future Scholarship ($500)

December

12/1/17 HSK Personal Injury Law Firm Car Accident Survivor Scholarship ($1,000)
12/1/17 Law Offices of Brian D. Sloan Educational Scholarships ($1,000)
12/10/17 Law Offices of Randy Collins Scholarship ($1,000)
12/15/17 Abels & Annes Scholarship Essay Contest ($1,000)
12/15/17 Altman & Altman Law School Scholarship ($2,000)
12/15/17 American Law School Scholarship ($1,000)
12/15/17 American Law School Student Scholarship ($1,000)
12/15/17 Baltimore Student Law School Scholarship (for 1Ls, $1,000)
12/15/17 BerlikLaw Future Virginia Lawyer Scholarship ($1,500)
12/15/17 Brager Tax Law Group Legal Scholarship ($1,000)
12/15/17 Brennan Law Scholarship ($500)
12/15/17 Criminal Defense Student Law School Scholarship ($2,500)
12/15/17 Kreisman Law Offices Law School Scholarship ($1,000)
12/15/17 Lebowitz & Mzhen Law School Scholarship ($1,000)
12/15/17 Price, Hargett, Petho & Anderson Scholarship Essay Contest ($1,000)
12/15/17 The Reeves Law Group Scholarship ($3,000)
12/15/17 UpCounsel’s Law School Scholarship (up to $10,000)
12/31/17 Tax Law Policy Scholarship ($500)
12/31/17 The Expert Institute’s Annual Legal Writing Scholarship ($2,000)
12/31/17 Percy Martinez Law Scholarship ($5,000)
12/31/17 Pew Law Center Scholarship ($1,000)
12/31/17 Timothy J. Ryan & Associates Law Scholarship ($1,000)

January

1/6/2018 Aaron Swartz Progressive Change Scholarship ($1,000)
1/31/18 Glen Lerner Gives Back Community Service Scholarship ($1,000)
1/31/17 Triumphing Over Adversity Scholarship ($500)