Outside Scholarships

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.

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.

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.

Infinity Law Group provides a $1000 annual scholarship to law students of Asian heritage. The scholarship is intended to encourage more Asian-American students to choose a degree that will help them give back to the Asian community. See https://www.infinlaw.com/scholarship/. The deadline is August 1 each year. 

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.

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.

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.