California Western offers a substantial number of merit-based tuition scholarships to entering students whose
backgrounds and experience will contribute to our goal of diversity and educational enrichment. We also offer
similar merit-based scholarships to upper-division students upon completion of their first year.
Scholarships for Entering Students
CWSL Diversity Scholarship
Offered to incoming students who will enhance the diversity of the law school.
Is awarded to a high-achieving entering student who evidences a commitment to promoting social justice in Latin
The Career Transition Scholarship
Is awarded to a student in each entering class who has at least 10 years experience in a career or occupation
(including homemaker), can demonstrate financial need, and is not eligible for other admissions scholarships.
Scholarships for Upper Division Students
Dean's Diversity Scholarship
Offered to upper division students who enhance the diversity of the law school and demonstrate exemplary academic
The M. Eugenia Lopez Scholarship
Recognizes a second-year student who embodies the following: dedication to public service, dedication to community,
educational achievements, leadership, and commitment to the legal profession.
The Lourine W. Twyman Scholarship
Is awarded to a second- or third-year law student who has demonstrated community leadership and a commitment to
providing services to under-represented groups.