Miscellaneous Law Student Scholarships
Bryce Harlow Foundation Fellowships
Fellowships are awarded to individuals who undertake graduate level studies on a part-time basis and work full-time. Graduate programs may include, but are not limited to, public policy, law and business. Applicants must be accepted and/or enrolled in a graduate program and demonstrate an interests and strong ability for a career in public affairs, government relations or lobbying. Applicants must be US citizens.
Cosmos Scholars Program
Sponsor: Cosmos Club Foundation
Description: This program provides grants to graduate students to fill unmet needs in their research programs.
Console & Hollawell
Legal Leaders Scholarship
Console & Hollawell, P.C.
Attn: Jonathan Lister
525 Route 73 North, Suite 117
Marlton, NJ 08053
Description: 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.
Energy & Mineral Law Foundation Scholarships
This program is open to law students studying energy, environmental, natural resource or mineral law at schools holding membership in EMLF.
Fair Rate Funding Scholarship
Open to any student enrolled in an accredited American law school or undergraduate paralegal program.
Farzad Family Law Scholarship
Description: This scholarship is available to all pre-law and law students who are currently admitted to and attending an undergraduate degree program in pre-law at an accredited American university or college or are admitted to and attending a state accredited law school.
Federal Circuit Bar Association Scholarship Program
General requirements for all scholarships listed below (individual scholarships do have requirements in addition to these): These programs are open to law students who are currently enrolled in an accredited law school who have financial need and show demonstrable interest in one of the many topics that lie within the procedure, substance or scope of the jurisdiction of the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Students with interest solely in areas such as family, bankruptcy, or criminal law, for example, need not apply.
Howard T. Markey Memorial Scholarship: In addition to the above requirements, this award emphasizes a commitment to public service.
Helen W. Nies Memorial Scholarship: Special considerations for this award include encouraging participation of women lawyers in the legal profession; recognizing the contributions of women lawyers to society in general; highlighting academic excellence; addressing need; and advancing the interest of women law students in intellectual property.
Giles Sutherland Rich Memorial Scholarship: Applicants should consistently show dedication to the law, the rule of law, and our court system.
Douglas B. Henderson Leadership Scholarship: This award seeks to encourage law students showing financial need and demonstrating outstanding leadership.
William S. Bullinger Scholarship: This award is based primarily on economic need, though academic promise and an interest in Federal Circuit’s subject matter are considered.
Need-Based Scholarships: Depending on available funds and other factors, the Association may also consider awarding additional scholarships based primarily on need.
Fitzwater Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Norfolk & Portsmouth Bar Association Foundation
Description: Open to second year law students with a strong interest in practicing law in the public service/public interest sector in the South Hampton Roads area of Virginia.
Contact: Beryl Adler
Hogan/Smoger Access To Justice Essay Contest
Any student currently enrolled in an accredited American law school may enroll in the contest. Each entry must be submitted through a faculty advisor.
Horizons Foundation, c/o NDIA
Awarded to students enrolled full-time or part-time in an accredited university or college who demonstrate interest in pursuing a career related to national security and have a minimum GPA of 3.25. Must also be a US citizen and demonstrate financial need.
Judge Eugene Hamilton Trial Advocacy Scholarship
Sponsor: The Washington Bar Association (WBA) and the WBA Education Foundation (WBAEF)
Honorable Claudia Crichlow
Office of Administrative Hearings
Suite 450 North
4414th Street, N. W.
Washington, DC 20001
Description: This scholarship is open to currently enrolled first, second and third year law students. Entrants should submit an appellate brief in accordance with the WBA/WBAEF Eugene Hamilton Scholarship 2012 Rules. Application rules can be picked up in the Financial Aid Office. All entries will be judged by a panel of attorneys and/ or judges, and will be scored on the basis of both substance and form.
Both An email and a hard copy of the application are required
Leonard C. Horn Award for Legal Studies
Awarded by the Miss America Pageant, this program is open to women who are working on a law degree and who competed at the local, state or national level in a Miss America competition in 1992 or later.
Mark T. Banner Scholarship for Law Students
Awarded by the Richard Linn American Inn of Court, this program is open to law students who are enrolled full-time at an ABA-accredited law school in the US and a commitment to the pursuit of a career in IP law.
Nadrich & Cohen, L.L.P. Emergency Fund
Sponsor: Nadrich & Cohen, LLP
12100 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1250
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Description: To apply for the Nadrich & Cohen Scholarship Fund, please submit a 500 to 1000 word essay on the importance of jury trials in our society. Submissions will be judged according to creativity, passion, and knowledge of the subject.
NCMA Outstanding Academic Achievement Scholarship
The objective of the Outstanding Academic Achievement Award is to recognize and reward students or recent graduates for outstanding academic achievement in a degree or certificate program directly related to the field of acquisition.
Summer Fellowships - BALIF Fellowship
This fellowship supports legal work on issues of concern to lesbians and bisexual women. Law students working under the supervision of an attorney at a 501(c)(3) tax exempt nonprofit organization (or fiscally-sponsored project thereof) or government agency may apply.
Red River Valley Fighter Pilots Association Scholarship
This program is open to students who are dependents of any US military KIA or MIA personnel during any armed conflicts involved the US military from 1964 to present OR dependents of air crew members killed as a result of performing duties during non-combat missions. Applicants may also be dependent of a RRVA member in good standing or who was in good standing at the time of their death.
Robert Masur Fellowship
Description: The fellowship competition is open to first-year law students who intend to carry out significant activities during the summer (in between their first and second year) in the areas of civil rights and/or civil liberties. http://www.nationinstitute.org/prizes/1068/the_robert_masur_fellowship_in_civil_liberties/
Salvi, Schostok, & Pritchard P.C. Law Scholarship
The law firm of Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. is proud to offer eight (8) scholarships in our Law School Scholarship Essay Contest to deserving law school students who author winning essays on either the cerebral palsy or car accident topics.
Trusp Young Lawyers Scholarship
Description: This scholarship is to be awarded to a deserving law student for the 2014-2015 academic year. Applicants must submit an essay no less than 500 words about the importance of employment law in America.