Outside Scholarships

MC School of Law Outside Scholarships
2022 Allen Tittle's Medical Malpractice Scholarship
Tittle & Perlmuter

Deadline: 30 November 2022
Open to any 2022-2023 high school senior or college student or graduate student who is a
- legal resident of the United States and is enrolled in a 2 to 5 year post-secondary
- institution for the spring 2023 semester. You should have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Submission: submit a 500-600 word essay: Why do you think it's important to be a
- patient advocate in today's healthcare industry? Also submit a current resume and
- transcript from your current school.

Access Scholarships
Too Cool to Pay for School
$1000 scholarship

Deadline: see web site
- open to all current high school or college or graduate students
- open to US residents or DACA and undocumented students and internationals studying in US
- only one entry allowed per person per quarter; a new winner will be chosen every quarter
- scholarships or prizes will be awarded directly to the winners
- winners will be notified by e-mail and posted on our website

African American Single Mother's Scholarship
Golden State Workers' Compensation

Deadline: 5:00 pm December 15 2022
Currently enrolled or accepted to university for current school year
Good academic standing
3.0 GPA or higher
Single African American mother (proof required - see web site)
600+ word essay: How will higher education increase the quality of life
- for you and your child(ren)?

Arechigo & Stokka Law School Scholarship Contest
What Does Justice Mean to You
(1) $1500

Deadline: December 15 2022
Submit a 250-350 word essay about what the justice system means to you and how you
--plan to give back with your legal career
Be enrolled or accepted into an ABA-accredited law school in the United States

Armstrong & Lee Diversity in Law Scholarship
for 1st and 2nd year law students
- Be a member of a historically underrepresented group in the legal profession

Deadline: December 15 2022
- Enrolled or to be enrolled at an ABA law school
- Submit a current resume and academic transcripts and legal writing samples (5-10 pages)
- Submit an essay of 250-500 words on the importance of diverse representation
See website for complete details

Avnet Law 2023 National Scholarship
(1) $1000

Deadline: July 15 2023
Eligibility: US citizen or permanent resident; Accepted to or enrolled in
- an accredited college/university/grad school in the United States; show
- a spirit of volunteerism and/or community service
To Apply: submit contact information; letter of recommendation from a teacher/faculty member
- referencing character and community service; 1000 word-max typed essay on the benefits
- of community service.

California Workers Compensation Lawyers Scholarship
$1500 (1)

Deadline: 5:00 pm on December 21 2022
Awarded to one qualified student currently attending or planning to attend
community college or university or graduate school
Must be in good academic standing and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
Must be a citizen of the United States
Must write an essay of 1400+ words on why education is important to your future and
how your education will benefit your community submitted in PDF format

California Workers Compensation Lawyers Scholarship - Law Scholarship
California Workers Compensation Lawyers

Deadline: 15 January 2023
Eligibility: currently enrolled or accepted to law school; good academic standing;
- 3.0 GPA or higher
Submissions: 500+ word essay on what has inspired you to be a lawyer

Cardinal Law Scholarships
Cardinal Law P.A.
$1000 (2)

Deadline: 31 December 2023
One video scholarship and one essay scholarship
Requirements: open to high school or college or grad school students interested in studying
law or criminal justice or forensics; minimum GPA: 3.0
Write a 500 word essay and / or video about why you are interested in the law.
Please submit transcript and / or video via the website

Citizens Scholarship Program
$2500 monthly - $15000 Grand Prize

Deadline: See official rules on the website
Enter on the web site
One entry per month

Community Leadership Scholarship
Chan Law Firm

Deadline: 01 December 2022
Submit an up-to-date resume and a letter of recommendation stating why you are the most
qualified candidate. Letters can be from a professor or an attorney you have shadowed or
a mentor.
Requirements: must be enrolled at an accredited law school and at least a 3.0 GPA.

David W. Martin Law Group Scholarship

Deadline: December 31 2022
Scholarship designed to offset the costs of tuition or expenses of law school
Must be a pre-law undergraduate or student entering law school in the United States
1-3 page essay:
What are some of the challenges presented by the lack of access to justice? What is the
impact upon our justice system? What are the most feasible possible solutions to
address this issue.
See website for complete information

Diversity In Law Scholarship Contest
Flores|Tawney|Acosta P.C.

Deadline: December 15 2022
Must be a member of historically underrepresented group in legal profession AND
Enrolled at an ABA law school
Submit 1) current resume; 2) transcripts; 3) legal writing samples; and
Essay of 250-500 words on the importance of diverse representation in the
legal profession and government

Fob James Law Firm Law School Scholarship Contest
Fob James Law Firm LLC
(1) $1000

Deadline: December 15 2022
Essay of 300-400 words:
- Describe how you plan on giving back to your community once you become a lawyer
Enrolled or accepted into an ABA-accredited law school in the United States

George N. Nofer Scholarship for Law and Public Policy
Three awards available
$5000 awards

- you use listening and spoken language as the primary mode of communication
- you have a pre-lingual hearing loss (diagnosed prior to the fourth birthday)
- your hearing loss is bilateral and in the moderately severe to profound range
- you have been accepted to or are enrolled in an accredited law school OR
- you have been accepted to a public policy or public administration graduate program

Golden State Workers Compensation Diversity Scholarship

Deadline: December 19 2022
Currently enrolled or accepted to a university/college/community college for 2022-23
Good academic standing
3.0 GPA or higher
Scholarship funds sent directly to institution
Essay of 1000+ words submitted in PDF format:
Why do you feel higher education is important and how will it allow you to have a
positive impact in your community?

H&S Legal Scholarship
Hanning & Sacchetto LLP

Deadline: December 31 2022
Must submit the following:
- Resume
- School Transcripts
- Acceptance letter from accredited undergraduate or law school
- Copy of birth certificate or permanent residency card
- 500-1000 word essay about what you hope to achieve in your legal career
Check issued to recipient to defray the cost of education and related expenses

Jon Friedman Scholarship
(1) $500

Deadline: 31 December 2022
Eligibility: Accepted into a law school for fall 2022 and have a 3.0 or better GPA
Requirements: Resume; 1-3 page essay (see web site for more info); letter of acceptance to
- law school; complete transcripts; photo

Kosnett Law Firm Legal Scholarship
Kosnett Law Firm

Deadline: 01 September 2023
Eligibility: 3.0 GPA; accepted to or attend a law school in the U.S.; be a U.S. citizen
- or legal resident
Submission: Proof of legal U.S. residency; 1-3 page essay describing the area of law the
- applicant intends to pursue/is pursuing and why; Proof of acceptance or attendance from
- a law school in the U.S.

Land Legal Group Scholarship
Land Legal Group

Deadline: 15 February 2023
Eligibility: US citizen or authorized to work in the US; accepted as pre-law
- undergrad or entering law school in the fall of 2022; 3.0 GPA or better
Requirements: completed resume; essay (1-3 pages) on legal topic of student's choice;
- copy of school transcripts; proof of legal residency in the US

Law Offices of Frank M. Nunes Legal Scholarship
Law Offices of Frank M. Nunes

Deadline: 31 January 2023
Proof of legal residency
1-3 page essay on topic of applicant's choice related to a field of law
that interests them

Law School Scholarship Contest
$2000 (1)

Deadline: 30 July 2023
Eligibility: must be enrolled at an accredited law school
Submission: 250-300 word essay on 1) why you have decided to pursue a career in law and;
2) what areas of law you wish to pursue and why.

Law Student Scholarship Contest
Andrew Flusche
$1000 (1)

Deadline: 30 July 2023
Submit a 250-350 word essay on what inspired you to become an attorney; career goals;
- and why you should be considered for this award
Eligibility: enrolled in an accredited law school located in the United States
Must also submit proof of enrollment and a letter of recommendation

LeadJolt Scholarship
$1000 (1)

Deadline: 31 March 2023
Open to any college student in the United States in any major. Must be confirmed and enrolled
by the scholarship deadline.

Lemon Law Now Scholarship
Shainfeld Law PC
$500 (1)

Deadline: December 15 2022
Awarded to student pursuing an undergraduate degree in pre-law
- or student entering law school in Fall 2022
Submit: resume; essay; letter of acceptance; transcipts; headshot
Essay: 1-3 pages on topic of your choice related to area of law
Scholarship awarded last week of December 2022

Mark T. Banner Scholarship
Richard Linn American Inn of Court

Deadline: 2 December 2022
Eligibility: Law students in a JD program at an ABA-accredited law school in the
- United States who will continue in that program through at least fall of 2023.
Selection Criteria: Commitment to the pursuit of a career in IP law; commitment to
- ethics and civility and professionalism; academic merit; written and oral communication
- skills; leadership qualities and community involvement; member of historically
- underrepresented group in IP law
Submission: completed application form; resume; transcripts; three-page statement (see web site);

Ottinger Employment Lawyers Law School Scholarships for 2022
(1) $1500

Deadline: December 1 2022
Submit a copy of your resume
Submit a letter of recommendation from a professor or a mentor or an attorney you have shadowed
Must be enrolled or accepted at an accredited law school

Pines Federal Annual Scholarship
Pines Federal Employment Attorneys
$1000 (1)

Deadline: 01 August 2023
Submit an essay via application on the website
Subject: Why do you want to become a civil servant/federal employee/federal employment attorney
Must be enrolled in college/trade school/university/law school in fall 2023
See website for more details

Poulos and Coates Law School Scholarship Contest
Poulos and Coates
$2500 (1)

Deadline: 01 August 2023
What does justice mean to you? How do you give back after becoming a lawyer?
- ~400 words with a max of 600
Requirements: Enrolled or accepted into an ABA accredited law school in the US as
- of 2023 fall semester; transcript or proof of enrollment

Ramsay Law Firm PA Legal Scholarship
Ramsay Law Firm

Deadline: 28 February 2023
Eligibility: 3.0 GPA; US citizen or legal resident; North Carolina resident
Submission: 1-2 page essay describing the student's reason for pursuing college/career plans
- and the impact that their parent's injury had on their life

Spolin Law Civil Rights/Criminal Law Essay Competition & $1000 Scholarship
Spolin Law P.C.

Deadline: 1 November or 1 October
Submit an essay of no more than 2000 words on what does the U.S. Constitution Mean to You
Requirements: must be enrolled in college or university; GPA of 3.0 or higher

The Brett McCandlis Brown & Conner Scholarship
Brett McCandlis Brown & Conner
$1000 (1)

Deadline: 30 April 2023
Submission: 300-400 word essay on the following topic: Education is the most powerful
- weapon which you can use to change the world-Nelson Mandela. Describe a change you
- would like to make in the world. Tell how you would like to make that change and what
- obstacles you might encounter along the way
Eligibility: must be currently enrolled or accepted in an accredited law school in the U.S.

The Zimmerman Law Firm 2023 Law School Scholarship
The Zimmerman Law Firm P.C.

Deadline: 01 August 2023
Submit a 300-500 word essay: Describe why you chose to pursue law and what do you plan
- to do with your law degree once you graduate?
Eligibility: enrolled or accepted to an ABA-accredited law school in the U.S. as of fall 20223

Wells Call Injury Lawyers Law School Scholarship
Wells Call Injury Lawyers

Deadline: 02 December 2022
Submit an essay (500-1000 words): If you were able to change one state or federal law
- what law would it be and why? How would this law impact others in your community or
- society as a whole?
Requirements: must be students currently entolled in a law school at the start of the
- 2022 fall semester

What Does Justice Mean to You - Law School Scholarship Contest
Gounaris Abboud
$1500 (1)

Deadline: 1 August 2023
Essay: Understanding the justice system; why it is essential to democracy; and how
- we can teach others the importance of our judicial system
Eligibility: enrolled or accepted into an ABA-accredited law school in the U.S. as
- of the fall 2022 semester
Submission: copy of essay and copy of transcript; see web site for more details