An Outside Scholarship is an award funded by an entity outside of Seattle University or government agency. Most require an application process and provide funds towards a student’s cost of education.

Sponsor Scholarship Deadline Amount Summary Details
Insurance Claim HQ Disaster Relief Scholarship Program June 1, 2022 $10,000 Students who have experience with a disaster or insurance dispute and are currently enrolled in a U.S. college or university, or have been accepted at such an institution, are welcome to submit relevant essays of between 500 and 1,000 words. 
LSAC One Lawyer Can Change the World Scholarship June 1, 2022 $10,000-$1,000 "Scholarship for incoming 1L students. Each year Barbri honors 10 future change agents who are heading to law school. All ten finalists will be rewarded with scholarships to help pay for the first year of law school."
Michigan Auto Law Law Student Diversity Scholarship and Application June 1, 2022 $2,000 "As part of our commitment to diversity, Michigan Auto Law is pleased to sponsor an annual Scholarship Program to provide financial support to students who contribute to the diversity of the law school student body as they pursue their legal career." Scholarship offered to entering, 1L, and 2L law students.
The Edwards Law Firm The Edwards Law Firm Community First Scholarship June 23, 2022 $1,000 The Edwards Law Firm offers one $1,000 scholarship each semester to a student who aspires to utilize their career path to aid in the advancement of their community’s health, safety, and overall well-being. The scholarship award can be used for tuition and other educational expenses at a U.S. university or college.
Reiff Law Firm Annual Legal Scholarship   July 1, 2022 $1,000 The Reiff Law Firm, personal injury and car accident lawyers in Philadelphia since 1979, is pleased to announce that they are currently offering young law students the 2022 The Reiff Laww Firm Legal Scholarship. This $1,000 scholarship is open to any student studying for a career in the legal field. Applicants are required to complete a 650-word essay on what goals they hope to accomplish through eventual employment in the legal field.
Sutliff & Stout Injury & Accident Law Firm School Scholarship Contest July 29, 2022 $1,500 Students are required to submit an essay in which they answer the simple qusetion: Why do you want to study law.
Gounaris Abboud What does Justice Mean to You - Law School Scholarship Contest August 1, 2022 $1,500 Scholarship offered to law students. Each applicant asked to respond to the prompt: "Understanding the justice system, why it is important for democracy, and how we can teach others the importance of our judicial system."
Fielding Law Group Scholarship for College Students August 15, 2022 $1,000 Every year, Fielding Law Group grants a $1,000 scholarship to the best U.S college student who creates the best video essay that elborates on why they want to be a lawyer.
Salwin Law Group Law School Scholarship Contest Dec. 1, 2022 $1,000 Scholarship offered to law students. Applicants must respond to the prompt "Identify one way that criminal law and politics intersect in modern America and provide your analysis."
Law Offices of Daniel Kim Law Offices of Daniel Kim Scholarship Dec. 31, 2022 $5,000 In order to be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria: Applicant must be currently enrolled or accepted to a university/college for the 2022-2023 school year; Must be in good academic standing with your current educational institution; You have a 3.0 GPA or higher; Must be a citizen of the United States of America.
International Scholarships International Scholarships Varies Varies Scholarships for international students
Guttmacher Institute Cory L. Richards Memorial Scholarship Annual $15,000 Annual scholarship awarded to a student who plans to devote their career to advancing public policy related to sexual and reproductive health and rights and who are seeking advanced degrees in public health or public policy.

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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.

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