Outside Scholarships

 Clements and Clements offers $500 for an essay contest which should include originality, quality writing, and responsiveness to the contest topic. See http://clementslaw.com/scholarship. The deadline is October 28, 2016.

JAMAS Capital Management offers the $2500 Ben Turnage Future Hispanic Leaders Scholarship. For essay and application information see http://www.jamas.us/hispanic-leaders-scholarship/. Deadline is November 1, 2016.

Reservation Counter offers two ongoing scholarships valued at $1,500 each. They are interested in helping students who demonstrate a strong aptitude for higher learning, have a drive to improve themselves, and a desire to improve society in general. Apply at http://www.reservationcounter.com/scholarships/. The deadline is November 1, 2016.

Brown, PC, has provided experience and mentorship to law students through their internship programs. They are offering two $500 scholarships to 2L or 3L law students: the National Tax Law Scholarship at http://www.browntax.com/National-Tax-Scholarship.shtml and the National Business Law Scholarship at http://www.browntax.com/National-Business-Law-Scholarship.shtml. Deadline is December 5, 2016.

The Dallas Car Accident Lawyers Cancer Awareness $1,000 Scholarship is provided to help a student who has been affected by cancer complete their college education and embark on a path towards a career in the field of their choice. To apply, submit an unofficial transcript and a 500-1000 word essay response to one of the provided topics. See http://www.dallascaraccidentlawyers.net/cancer-awareness-scholarship/. Deadline is December 15, 2016.

Sattiraju Law Firm offers a $1000 scholarship to law students, especially those interested in employment law or are a relative of a transport truck driver who is an independent contractor. For the application and other criteria see http://www.sattirajulawfirm.com/. The deadline is December 30, 2016.

Whitley Law Firm offers the $1,500 Firm Distracted Driving Prevention Scholarship. Applicants must provide an essay, transcripts and resume. See http://whitleylawfirm.com/2016-scholarship/. The deadline to apply is December 31, 2016. 

The May Firm provides law students a $1000 Don't Text and Drive Scholarship based on an essay titled: What would really make drivers stop texting while driving? See https://www.mayfirm.com/santa-barbara/ for details. Deadline January 31, 2017.

The Law Office of Ronald D. Weiss offers a $2500 scholarship essay contest which should include originality, quality writing, and responsiveness to the contest topic. See http://www.ny-bankruptcy.com/scholarship/. The deadline for entries is April 21, 2017.

Encore provides the $1000 Victims of Drunk Driving Scholarship. See essay topics and application information at http://www.encoreprotection.com/scholarship-program/. Deadline is May 31, 2017.

Zavodnick, Zavodnick & Lasky, LLC provide a $1,000 bi-annual scholarship to help with the costs of higher education to the winner of an essay-writing project. See http://www.yourdelawareworkerscompensation.lawyer/scholarship/. The deadline is June 6, 2017 at 9 a.m. PST.

American Indian College Fund awards educational scholarships to American Indian/Alaska Native undergraduate and graduate students attending tribal colleges and public or private/non-profit colleges. For a list of offered scholarships for graduate students see American Indian College Fund - graduate.

Berks County Community Foundation awards many educational scholarships to a Berks County, PA resident. For a list of offered scholarships see bccf.org/scholarships.

BLSA has funded and developed a financial aid Web site that provides a plethora of scholarship information and provides several ways that donations can be made to the "Students of Color Scholarship Fund." They invite you to review the information at www.financialaid4you.com.

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Scholarship information for international students may be found at www.internationalscholarships.com.

Disclaimer: We do not endorse or confirm outside scholarships. Students should research the firm or organization carefully before submitting an application and always read the fine print. You will not be asked to pay an application fee for a legitimate scholarship. 

For answers to any questions you have about financial aid, please contact Student Financial Services at lawfa@seattleu.edu.