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 and which are related to law and offered by relevant organizations. 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.
 

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 American College of Employee Benefits Counsel Writing Competition ($1,500)
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)
6/1/17 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 Workers Comp Law 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 Truck Accident Injury Scholarship ($500)
6/1/17 USAttorneys.com National Essay Contest ($1,500)
6/1/17 Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky College Scholarship Essay Contest ($1,000)
6/5/17 APA-PLD Smith-Babcock- Williams Student Writing Competition ($2,000)
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 The Barry J. Nace “Pursuit of Justice” Scholarship ($5,000)
6/30/17 Burke & Eisner Scholarship ($1,000)
6/30/17 Just Need a Chance Educational Scholarship ($5,000)
6/30/17 Kenneth S. Nugent, PC Legal Scholarship ($5,000)
6/30/17 Latham & Watkins 2L Diversity Scholars Program ($25,000 and summer employment)
6/30/17 Page Law’s Scholarship Essay Contest ($1,000)
6/30/17 Proner and Proner Scholarship ($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 Honoring Veterans Grant Competition (grants of $2,500, $1,000, and $500)
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)
7/10/17 Inaugural Luu-Ng Family Trust Scholarship ($5,000, for Vietnamese-American law students)
7/14/17 New York State Bar Association Committee on Animals and the Law Student Writing Competition ($1,000 and $500 prizes)
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 The 8th International Jacques Leroy Prize – Human Rights & Business (1000€)
7/31/17 Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award ($1,000)
7/31/17 Berger and Green Heart Disease Scholarship ($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 The Raise Me Up Scholarship ($1,000, raised in a divorced or single-parent family)
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)
8/1/17 Welsh & Welsh Scholarship ($1,000, for entering 1Ls)
8/7/17 National Business Law Scholarship ($500)
8/7//17 National Tax Law Scholarship ($500)
8/11/17 The Fitch Law Firm Scholarship Essay Contest ($2,500)
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 The Levin Firm Scholarship ($1,000)
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 Benson & Bingham Scholarship ($2,000)
8/31/17 Boling Rice Scholarship ($1,000)
8/31/17 Criminal Attorney Scholarship ($750)
8/31/17 Paul Wilkinson Law Firm, LLC, College 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)
8/31/17 Employment Lawyers for Workplace Diversity Scholarships ($750)
8/31/17 The McCormack & Erlich Employment Law Firm Scholarship ($1,000)

September

9/1/17 Bajaj Law Scholarship ($2,500)
9/1/17 Connecticut Domestic Violence 2017 Legislation Reform Scholarship ($500)
9/1/17 Los Angeles Immigration Lawyers Scholarship ($1,000)
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)
9/30/17 Wilshire Law Firm Legal Scholars Award ($1,000)
9/31/17 The Dolman Law Group Scholarship ($1,100)

October

10/1/17 USAttorneys.com Accident Law Scholarship ($1,500)
10/15/17 Hasner Law Scholarship ($1,000)
10/15/17 The Skinner Law Firm Scholarship Essay Contest ($1,000)
10/15/17 Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky, LLC Bi-Annual Future Leaders Scholarship ($1,000)
10/25/17 Brian Zeiger Scholarship ($1,000)
10/31/17 Grungo Colarulo Giving Back to the Community Scholarship ($500)
10/31/17 Grungo Colarulo Giving Back to the Community Scholarship ($500)
10/31/17 Polson & Polson, P.C. – Conquering Adversity Scholarship ($500)

November

11/1/17 Hartsoe Law Firm Law School Scholarship ($500)|
11/1/17 Maintenance and Cure Scholarship ($1,000)
11/1/17 Schechter, McElwee, Shaffer & Harris Scholarship ($1,000)
11/15/17 The StephenBabcock.com Law Student Scholarship ($1,000)|
11/15/17 Stevens & McMillan Scholarship ($1,500)
11/30/17 Aaron J. Boria, PLLC, Scholarship ($500)
11/30/17 The Ward Law Group Better Future Scholarship ($500)

December

12/1/17 The Berkowitz & Myer Scholarship Essay Contest ($1,000)
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 The Bellotti Law Group, P.C. Scholarship ($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 Cloud Peak Law Group’s Annual Scholarship ($1,000 and $500 prizes)
12/15/17 Criminal Defense Student Law School Scholarship ($2,500)
12/15/17 The Emroch & Kilduff, LLP Scholarship Essay Contest ($1,000)
12/15/17 Fitch Law Firm Scholarship ($2,500)
12/15/17 The injuredGo.com Personal Injury Scholarship ($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 The Nicholas Wooldridge Annual Scholarship Essay Competition ($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 The Tilem & Associates, P.C. Scholarship ($1,000)
12/15/17 UpCounsel’s Law School Scholarship (up to $10,000)
12/15/17 Veterans & Military Family Scholarship ($1,000)
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

1/6/18 Aaron Swartz Progressive Change Scholarship ($1,000)
1/20/18 The Meldon Law College Scholarship Essay Contest ($1,000)
1/31/18 Crotty Saland Equal Justice Scholarship ($1,000)
1/31/18 Glen Lerner Gives Back Community Service Scholarship ($1,000)
1/31/18 Hamilton, Hull & Byrd Giving Back Scholarship ($1,000)
1/31/18 Scholarship for Children of Divorce and Single-Parent Families ($500)
1/31/17 Triumphing Over Adversity Scholarship ($500)

February

March

3/15/18 The Annual Stewart J. Guss College Student Scholarship ($1,000)
3/15/18 The Ryback Firm Scholarship ($1,000) 

April

4/30/18 The CPW Law Legal Scholarship ($3,000, for entering 1Ls) 

May

5/15/18 Law Offices of Randolph Rice Scholarship ($1,500)