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Outside Scholarships

The Law School Financial Aid Office has identified outside scholarships for which you might be eligible; here is just a sampling. We recommend that you visit free online scholarship search sites such as We are phasing out the posting of outside scholarships here since most web-based search engines will give more comprehensive results.

Adam Greenman Scholarship for Future Lawyers

Adam Greenman, a Portland-based personal injury, criminal defense, and DUI attorney, wants the smartest and most capable students to receive a quality legal education and enter the legal profession regardless of their economic situation. One $1000 scholarship will be awarded annually to a current or enrolled law student

Deadline: June 1st of each year

Christensen Law Firm Scholarship

Deadline: 01/31/2019

Compass Law Group Scholarship

Deadline: August 5th, 2018

Honorable Timothy C. Evans Scholarship

This program is open to residents of the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division.

Deadline: March of each year

Gerben Law Firm Education Scholarship

Gerben Law Firm, PLLC is offering Tulane Law students a $2,500 scholarship (provided annually) because we understand the costs associated with law school and want to give back to up and coming law students. Gerben Law Firm is a trademark law firm that practices various forms of trademark services for clients throughout the United States and we're excited to be a part of the next generation of law students.

Deadline: July 31st

Jewish Federation Academic Scholarship

Applicants must be Jewish; residents of Cook County, Illinois, the Chicago metropolitan area, or northwest Indiana, be intending to remain in the Chicago area.

Deadline: February of each year

Law Offices of Howard Craig Kornberg Scholarship

Write a 500+ word essay, on why an education is important. Give us examples of how you’ve persevered through the obstacles in order to get an education. What have you learned from these challenges, and how will that prepare you for the challenges you face as a student in a higher education environment? Show examples, and defend your answer.  

Deadline: August 15, 2018

Lloyd M. Johnson, Jr. Scholarship Program

Deadline: August 31, 2018

Padua Latino Justice Scholarship

Deadline: August 15th, 2018

Polito & Associates, LLC Scholarship Contest

To help students achieve their educational goals, our personal injury attorneys are proud to announce the launch of Polito & Associates, LLC $2,500 scholarship contest.

Deadline: February 28, 2019

Reeves Law Group Scholarship

The Reeves Law Group is pleased to support a future lawyer who has a dream to make a significant contribution to society through the legal field. Applying students will need to tell his/her story in a brief narrative, starting with an introduction about who you are, your interests, and anything else you feel should be known about you. The $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who best conveys a strong desire and goal of using the legal system to fix or improve a problem in society. 

Deadline: December 15th 

Jacob and Celia Richmond Scholarship

Residents of Hampden County attending law school.

Deadline: March 31 of each year

Serbian Bar Association of America

Eligible to apply for this support are students of Serbian birth or ancestry who are currently enrolled at an accredited law school in the United States.

Deadline: Oct. 1

The Bright Leader of the Future

A yearly scholarship will be granted to a recipient who submits an essay and will receive an amount of $500.


The Expert Institute's Legal Writing Schedule

To be considered for the scholarship, you must submit a 1,500 to 2,500 word blog-style article on the use of expert witnesses in litigation through the online submission portal at the bottom of this page by December 31, 2018. If your article wins, you will receive a $2,000 scholarship. In addition, your article will be published on The Expert Institute’s blog and distributed in our weekly newsletter, where it will be read by thousands of practicing attorneys.

Deadline: December 31, 2018

The Law Offices of George Salinas $1,250 Annual Scholarship

The Law Offices of George Salinas, our personal injury attorneys understand that higher education can be a financial constraint for students and their families. To help students achieve their educational goals, our personal injury attorneys are proud to announce the launch of The Law Offices of George Salinas $1,250 Annual Scholarship.

Deadline: March 30, 2019

Weisblatt Law Firm Scholarship

In order to try and make financial issues a little easier, the Weisblatt Law Firm is pleased to offer a $1000.00 scholarship.  The ability to apply for this scholarship is open to any individual currently enrolled in a college or graduate program, or actively applying to attend one such program in 2018.

Deadline: 07/15/2018