SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION GUIDE
Click here for the scholarship application guide which will help you create successful applications for non-CWSL (external) scholarships.
DRI Law Student Diversity Scholarship Application
DRI is the largest international membership organization of attorneys defending the interests of business and individuals in civil litigation. Diversity is a core value at DRI. Indeed, diversity, which includes sexual orientation, is fundamental to the success of the organization, and we seek out and embrace the innumerable benefits and contributions that the perspectives, backgrounds, cultures, and life experiences a diverse membership provides. To qualify for the scholarship a candidate must be a full-time student. Click here for application. Deadline to apply is Friday, March 31, 2017.
San Diego La Raza Lawyers Association Bar Stipend Scholarship Application
The San Diego La Raza Lawyers Association Scholarship Fund is proud to announce the seventh year of its Bar Stipend Scholarship Program. Bar stipends ranging from $500 to $3,000 are awarded to law students in their final year of study to assist with expenses related to the bar examination. Students who will be sitting for the July 2017 or February 2018 California Bar Examination, are of Latino or non-Latino heritage, and/or have made significant contributions to the Latino or Spanish-speaking community are eligible to apply. Applications are due by Friday, March 31, 2017.
Southern California Chinese Lawyer Association Scholarship/Fellowship
The Southern California Chinese Lawyer Association (SCCLA) annually awards $1,000 scholarships and two to four $2,000 fellowships to local Asian/Pacific American law students. The scholarships are awarded based on need, academic accomplishments, and/or potential contribution to the Chinese-American community. The fellowship award funds a clerkship at the Asian Americans Advancing Justice / Los Angeles (AAAJ-LA) during the upcoming Fall and Spring school year. Click here for application instructions. Deadline to apply is Friday, April 7, 2017 at 5:30 p.m.
American Association for Justice Mike Eidson Scholarship
The Mike Eidson Scholarship Fund was established by the American Association for Justice (AAJ) Women Trial Lawyers Caucus. The $5,000 award is given to a rising 3L female student who has demonstrated a commitment to a career as a trial lawyer, along with dedication to upholding and defending the principles of the Constitution, and to the concept of a fair trial, the adversary system, and a just result for the injured, the accused, and those whose rights are jeopardized. Applications are due Monday, May 1, 2017.
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