Outside Scholarships

GetPOM.org offers a $1000 scholarship for the most thoroughly researched paper on the importance of peace of mind. See http://getpom.org/scholarship/. Deadline is November 1, 2017.

Brown, PC provides the following two $500 scholarships to second or third year U.S. 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. The deadline for both is December 4, 2017.

My Best Hosting Review offers $3000 scholarships. See http://www.mybesthostingreview.com/scholarship/ for requirements and essay topic. Deadlines are December 10, 2017 for the Spring 2018 semester and March 15, 2018 for the Fall 2018 semester.

The Fitch Law Firm is funding a $2500 scholarship based on an essay regarding a law that limits monetary awards for pain and suffering. See http://www.thefitchlawfirm.com/scholarship.html for more details. The deadline for application is December 15, 2017.

The Law Offices of Joseph J LoRusso announces a yearly $1000 scholarship to the winner of an essay-writing project. See details at: http://injuryflorida.lawyer/scholarship/. The deadline for the fall 2017 scholarship is December 15, 2017.

Geekermag.com is offering an annual $1000 scholarship based on merit and an essay submission describing your achievement and contribution towards human society. For details, see https://geekermag.com/scholarship/. The deadlines are December 10, 2017 and May 10, 2018. 

Bey & Associates, LLC is offering a $1000 scholarship opportunity for 1Ls for Spring 2018.  Essay information found at: https://www.beyandassociates.com/scholarship/. Applications are due by January 8th, 2018.

SeniorAdvice.com has just announced two $1000 scholarships. Students who qualify must have volunteered for a senior non-profit or who have acted as caregiver to an adult relative. See https://www.senioradvice.com/senior-caregiver-scholarship-spring-2018 and https://www.senioradvice.com/senior-volunteer-scholarship-spring-2018. The deadline for both is January 15, 2018.

Cancer Horizons is offering the $1000 Cancer Horizons College Scholarship designed to support one hard working, high achieving applicant who lives with cancer. See https://www.cancerhorizons.com/cancer-horizons-college-scholarship for essay topics and details. The deadline is February 1, 2018.

Kestenbaum Law Group, APC announces an annual $500 student scholarship for an entering law school for the fall of 2018 who has a focus on criminal defense. For details see http://kestenbaumlawgroup.com/scholarship-application/. The deadline is February 15, 2018.

OTZIshirts.com wants to help a student by awarding a $500 scholarship. Winner will be chosen based on a 500+ words essay describing why lifelong learning is important to you and what online platforms/resources you use to further your education. Student must be enrolled spring 2018 and must be in good academic standing. See https://www.otzishirts.com/pages/scholarship. Deadline is April 25, 2018.

The Law Offices of Keren Goldenberg offer a $1000 scholarship to a student interning at a public defender office during the school year or upcoming summer. Based primarily on an applicant’s commitment to indigent defense work and financial need. See https://kgdefenselaw.com/scholarship-application/. The deadline is April 29, 2018.

Munley Law is providing a $5000 scholarship based on an essay or video regarding the most meaningful constitutional amendment to you. See https://munley.com/munley-law-scholarship/ for more details. The application deadline is April 30, 2018.

Plaxen & Adler, P.A. is providing a $2500 annual scholarship to a law student who demonstrates an interest in civil trial advocacy and a career as a civil trial lawyer.  See https://www.plaxenadler.com/plaxen-adler-scholarship/ for scholarship details. The deadline is May 15, 2018.

Solid Gold Eats is offering a $1200 scholarship determined by an essay. See https://solidgoldeats.com/scholarship/.  The deadline is May 30, 2018.

The CPW Law Legal $3000 Scholarship is for incoming law students and current law who wish to pursue careers as trial attorneys. The requirements may be found here: https://www.cpw-law.com/scholarship/. The deadline is May 31, 2018.

Injury Attorneys of Randolph Rice provides a $1250 scholarship for 2018-19 based on a written essay/visual campaign competition addressing a public safety issue.  For details and essay topics, see: https://www.riceinjuryattorneys.com/scholarship/. The deadline for entries is May 31, 2018.

The Peck Law Firm is accepting applications for their $2000 scholarship. An essay is required. See https://thepeckfirm.com/?s=scholarship. The deadline is 8:59 pm May 31, 2018.

Michigan Auto Law is pleased to offer a $2000 scholarship to a law student who demonstrates commitment to issues of diversity within their academic career. See http://www.michiganautolaw.com/scholarships/diversity/ for application information. The deadline is June 1, 2018.

Scrofano Law PC, has established a $1500 annual scholarship for law students interested in pursuing a career as a public defender. The application requirements may be found at https://www.scrofanolaw.com/firm-profile/scholarships/. Includes an essay on the topic: As a public defender or private criminal defense lawyer, you will often be asked the question: how can you defend people you know are guilty? Deadline is June 1, 2018.

Yeboah Law Group offers the first annual Make a Difference Scholarship for $3000 to students who truly want to be the change they wish to see. Essay topic is on how you plan to make a difference in your community or in any other community. See https://yeboahlawgroup.com/scholarship/. The deadline is June 1, 2018.

Lodlois.com offers $1000 first place and $250 second place scholarships for an essay contest. See http://www.lodlois.com/scholarship/.  The deadline is June 30, 2018.

Page Law offers a $1000 scholarship to the winner of a 600-word essay contest on motorcycle safety preautions. View scholarship details here: http://www.pagelaw.com/scholarship.html. Deadline is June 30, 2018.

Duffy Law LLC offers a $1000 scholarship based on the essay topic of compensation involved in college athletics. See http://www.duffylawct.com/duffy-law-llc-1000-scholarship. The deadline is July 15, 2018.

Nadrich & Cohen, LLP offers a $1000 scholarship for 2018-19 to help the next generation of legal advocates intending to pursue a law degree at an accredited U.S. law school.  See https://www.personalinjurylawcal.com/nadrich-cohen-civil-justice-scholarship-fund/. The deadline is August 1, 2018.

University Tutor holds a monthly $1,000 scholarship contest where students write a short essay in response to a monthly prompt. The submitted essays are reviewed by University Tutor staff at the end of the month and one winner is chosen each month. See: http://www.universitytutor.com/scholarship-contest.

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.