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Babock Partners Law Student Scholarship
The Babcock Partners Law Student Scholarship is part of Babcock Partners commitment to helping those who demonstrate high academic achievement, exceptional leadership qualities and involvement with community service defray the costs of obtaining their legal education.
Requirements: Our scholarship is available for all current law school students. Full time and part time students are eligible, but you need to be currently enrolled to apply.
How to Apply: In order to apply, applicants will need to submit the scholarship application completed in full. A ‘live’ version of the scholarship application form will be made available ONLY during the open periods listed below. During those periods, the form will provide more detailed instructions on filling out and submitting the application: ACCESS THE SCHOLARSHIP FORM HERE.
Note: An official transcript must be emailed as part of your application. Transcripts sent after the application submission period will not be accepted. Once the application is completed and your transcript is sent, you’re done! Please send any questions to email@example.com.
Application Submission Periods:
Scholarship Award Winner Announcement: Winners will be announced on this web page
April 15th, 2015 (Awarded)
In addition to the web page announcement, scholarship winners will be contacted directly at the time of the announcement.
The Baumgartner Law Firm Scholarship
The Baumgartner Law Firm offers a scholarship for current or incoming law students based on need and commitment to helping others. One student will receive a $3,000 scholarship.
Criteria: Applicants must be enrolled or accepted at an accredited Law School in the US, (persons who have applied to law school but have not yet been accepted may apply, however, the scholarship will only be awarded to someone enrolled in an accredited school at the time of scholarship selection).
Deadline to apply: August 31. 2015.
Application: Applicants apply online and the application can be found at: https://baumgartnerlawyers.com/baumgartner-law-firm-scholarship-application
Award will be announced by November 30, 2015.
About Baumgartner Law Firm: The Baumgartner Law Firm is a top-rated personal injury law firm in Houston, Texas, and takes great pride in giving back to the community. It is our hope that the Baumgartner Law Firm Scholarship will help a needy student achieve a top-notch legal education.
Dallas Hispanic Law Foundation 2015 Law Internship Program
The Dallas Hispanic Law Foundation invites first and second year law students to apply for the DHLF Law Internship Program.
Applicants must have completed first-year law school courses from an accredited law school, including civil procedure, legal research and legal writing courses.
Applicants must be willing to commit to a minimum of a four week internship. The internships will commence no earlier than May 26, 2015 and must be completed no later than July 2, 2015.
Law Interns will receive a stipend of $2,000 for the 4 weeks.
Law Intern selection will be announced no later than March 31, 2015.
Application Requirements: (see attached)
Submit these materials in a single PDF labeled with your name in the subject line to: firstname.lastname@example.org; the following application must be received on or before March 6, 2015 (11:59 p.m. CST)
*Incomplete applications or missing materials will not be considered*
Roosevelt Lovett Memorial Scholarship
Eligibility: African American students enrolled in at least 6 units at a community college, trade school, public or private university, or graduate school; a minimum 2.3 GPA if already enrolled in college; at least 18 years of age.
The 2015 SLAGH Emerging Leader Award
The Stonewall Law Association of Greater Houston (SLAGH) recognizes that positive accomplishments of young LGBT leaders are vital to the success of the LGBT community as a whole. SLAGH is committed to supporting and cultivating emerging legal leaders. In order to promote the success of recent LGBT law school graduates and in response to a difficult financial climate, SLAGH created a monetary award program: The Emerging Leader Award. We encourage all eligible individuals to apply.
All December 2014 and May/Summer 2015 law school graduates from the University of Houston, South Texas College of Law and Texas Southern University are eligible to apply. Special attention will be paid to those applicants who are members of Stonewall Law Association of Greater Houston. Membership to SLAGH is free to all students who are currently enrolled in a Houston are law school. Selection of award recipients will be based on both the financial need and the academic and extra-curricular achievements of the applicant.
The submission period for the 2015 Award opens on February 1, 2015 p.m. and closes on March 31, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.
Subject Line: Award Application
Required Attachments: Current Resume and Contact Information for Three References (personal, academic or professional).
Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award
Auger & Auger Attorneys at Law are proud to support the disabled students of America with the launch of their Semi-Annual Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award, awarded in both the Spring & Fall Semesters to one high-achieving, bright student intending to pursue an undergraduate college degree. - See more at: http://www.augerlaw.com/disabled-scholar-award/#sthash.Pmm0d1Uh.dpuf
Deadline for Applications: Fall Semester- July 31st Spring Semester- November 30th
Applicant Essay Topics
Please choose one of the three topics provided for your essay. Essay must be between 500 and 1000 words.
How to Apply
To apply for the Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award, please fill out our online application:
Charles Moo Scholarship
Students must write 450-700 words for the prompt, "Provide three ideas on how new businesses can use social media to increase revenue."
By applying for this scholarship, you agree to share publishing rights for your prompt with Kamal Moo and Jovan Johnson.
For more info, please visit: http://www.johnson-moo.com/charles-moo-scholarship/
2015 Davis Levin Livingston Scholarship
The Honolulu law firm of Davis Levin Livingston has announced their second Public Interest Law Scholarship. The scholarship intends to support law students intending to pursue public interest and add to the ranks of motivated young attorneys willing to consider a career as a public interest lawyer.
Completed applications must be submitted no later than July 15, 2015. Application materials should be mailed (or emailed in PDF format) to:
Empowering Women in Law Scholarship Application 2015
The Pearce Law Firm in Philadelphia is pleased to offer The Pearce Law Firm – Empowering Women in Law Scholarship. This scholarship opportunity is open to women nationwide who are currently attending a law school in the United States. This scholarship is intended to encourage & support outstanding achievement & leadership by example from women in the field of law.
This award will be presented to a current female law student for the following academic year in the amount of $2,000.00 & will be paid at the beginning of the fall semester (2016).
This scholarship is judged & awarded primarily on academic achievement, school & community activities, demonstrated leadership abilities & financial need.
The scholarship must be submitted, in full, by December 31, 2015. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
To complete submission for this scholarship, please visit:
Deadline: December 31, 2015
The Environmental Law Institute (ELI) is pleased to announce the 2014-15 Beveridge & Diamond Constitutional Environmental Law Writing Competition.
Organized by ELI and the National Association of Environmental Law Societies (NAELS), this annual competition invites law students from across the country to submit papers exploring current issues of constitutional environmental law. Our goal is to inform the ongoing debate about the constitutional legitimacy of environmental laws and to recognize students who have advanced the state of scholarship through original analysis of cutting-edge topics. The winner receives a $2000 cash prize, public recognition, an offer of publication in ELI’s flagship journal, the Environmental Law Reporter (ELR), and a one-year individual membership to ELI.
Last year’s competition produced winner Paul Stewart of Wayne State University. His article, “The Overlooked Vulnerabilities of State-Level Greenhouse Gas Regulations Under Pike Balancing and Possibilities for Addressing Those Vulnerabilities,” will appear in the December 2014 issue of ELR.
A copy of the 2014-15 competition notice is attached. We would greatly appreciate your circulating it to appropriate law faculty and students. Submissions are due on April 6, 2015. For more about the competition and past winners, please visit http://www.eli.org/program_areas/writing_competition_index.cfm.
If you have any questions, please contact ELI Research Associate Talia Fox at email@example.com or (202) 939-3241. Thank you for your assistance, and we look forward to receiving submissions from your law school!
HBAA Charitable Fund Inc. Scholarship open to 2L's.
Please mail completed Applications to: Houston Bar Association Auxiliary Charitable Fund, Inc., c/o Phyllis Dent, 1200 Pine Chase Drive, Houston, TX 77005.
Deadline: March 25, 2015
Houtan Scholarship Fund
2015 Iranian American Bar Foundation Scholarship
The Iranian American Bar Association (IABA Foundation) was formed in 2013 as the charitable arm of the Iranian American Bar Association IABA). This program provides scholarships to selected full-time students at accredited law schools in the United States and is meant to encourage legal education with in the Iranian-American Community.
If you would like to apply for the IABA Scholarship, please submit the following materials to firstname.lastname@example.org by the application deadline:
The deadline for submission of all documents is 11:59 p.m. on March 31, 2015
The winner(s) will be announced in May and will also be invited to attend the IABA Foundation Annual Conference as well as obtain a package from 3Lplus Law Prep course (http://www.3lplus.com).
For more information and the application, please visit www.iabafoundation.org and select the “scholarship” tab.
National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees Annual Law Student Writing Competition
The National Association of Chapter 13 Trustees has established an annual student writing competition to encourage and reward original law student writing on issues concerning consumer bankruptcy and the law. The rules for the competition are as follows.
Deadline : April 30, 2015
The National council of Jewish women Houston section 2015-2016 Academic year Scholarship
Applicants must be college juniors (includes those entering their junior year or above in fall, 2015.
Enrolled in their course of study for academic year 2015-2016.
Permanent residence is in the greater Houston metropolitan area*
*Houston metropolitan area includes Harris, Galveston, Fort Bend, Montgomery, Austin, Brazoria, Chambers, Liberty, San Jacinto, and Waller counties.
Preparing for a career in a health profession, education, community or social services, or Jewish Studies.
Note: International students who are here on a student visa do not qualify.
Deadline for submission is March 9, 2015
Kappa Alpha Theta Foundation
Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans
Practicing Law Institute Bar Review Program Tuition Scholarships
The International Association of Defense Counsel invites you to participate in its 2015 Legal Writing contest. The IADC is a professional association that has been serving an invitation-only membership of international corporate and insurance civil defense lawyers since 1920.
Prize-winning articles and honorable mentions will be considered for publication in the Defense Counsel Journal, the IADC’s quarterly academic publication that reaches a broad legal audience from around the world.
All J.D. candidates enrolled in the 2014-2015 academic year at accredited law schools are eligible to submit articles.
Deadline for articles is Friday, May 15, 2015.
Copies of contest rules, writing guidelines, and entry forms can be found on the IADC website at www.iadclaw.org.