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Scholarships and Fellowships

The Skadden Fellowships

The Skadden Fellowship provides two years of funding to work in the public interest, addressing the civil legal needs of people living in poverty in the US. In advance of our application period, our goal is to provide as much helpful information as possible so each applicant can put their best foot forward. The Foundation […]

The Cuban American Bar Foundation (CABF) Scholarship Application is Available – Applications Due May 31st

PURPOSE: The Cuban American Bar Foundation (“CABF”) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing financial assistance to Cuban-American law students and law students interested in activities of importance to the Cuban-American community. Since its inception, CABF has provided scholarships for deserving law students in accredited law schools and has honored the memory of distinguished […]

Alford Excellence Award – Scholarship for 2020 Delaware Bar Examination Takers

On May 27, 2020, the Multicultural Judges and Lawyers Section (“MJL Section”) of the Delaware State Bar Association will hold its annual Judge Haile L. Alford Memorial Breakfast. The event is held in honor of Haile L. Alford, the first African-American female judge in the State of Delaware. Judge Alford was appointed by Governor Mike […]

The Kozyak Minority Mentoring Foundation is Pleased to Announce its 2020 Summer Fellowship

The Foundation will provide four summer fellowships to first and second year law students who are academically and professionally driven and demonstrate financial need. Students must be enrolled in a Florida law school or a verified Florida resident attending an out-of-state law school. The application deadline is Monday, February 25, 2020. Learn more about the […]

The FDCC Foundation “Barb Currie Diversity Scholarship” 2020

The Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel is committed to the full participation and inclusion of diverse professionals in our organization and the legal profession as part of our core values of diversity and inclusion. To that end, we seek diverse members, whether persons of color, women, LGBTQ, or persons with physical limitations and whether […]

MDFAWL Foundation Law Student Scholarship Applications Due January 17 2020

Annually, the Miami-Dade Florida Association for Women Lawyers Foundation offers scholarships (ranging from $1000 to $3000) to law students demonstrating academic merit, financial need, and a commitment to the community. Scholarship applications are due January 17, 2020.   The application can be found online.   

Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada Community Justice Fellowship

Job Type: One-year Community Justice Fellowship Schedule: August 1, 2020 thru July 31, 2021, full-time Experience: recent JD to attorney with less than 3 years of experience Deadline: October 11, 2019  Practice Area: Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada Job Description: The purpose of the Community Justice Fellowship is not only to assist with the […]

First Family Law American Inn of Court Judge Richard Yale Feder Law Student Fellowship

The First Family Law American Inn of Court is the First Family Law Inn in the country. The Inn was founded by the late Judge Richard Yale Feder, one of the most accomplished and beloved Family jurists in Miami-Dade County history. The Inn is an elite organization of Family Law attorneys and judges dedicated to […]

2019 National Lawyer Convening – Atlanta, GA, October 17-19

Join us at the 2019 ACS National Lawyer Convening to celebrate our progressive legal community and empower attendees to be progressive champions and partners in their communities. Confirmed speakers include Hon. Waverly Crenshaw (M.D. Tenn.), Hon. Kim Jolson (S.D. Ohio), Hon. Beverly Martin (11th Cir.), Hon. Carlton Reeves (S.D. Miss.), Nancy Abudu, Jarrett Adams, Stephen Bright, Bruce Brown, Conchita Cruz, Deborah Gonzalez, Monica Modi Khant, Neil […]

Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada Community Justice Fellowship – Sponsored by Paul Padda Law

About Legal Aid Center: Since 1958, Legal Aid Center has been the primary legal safety net in the Southern Nevada community, assisting over 125,000 individuals in 2018.  Every day, Legal Aid Center changes the lives of vulnerable people in our community. Our Children’s Attorney Project represents 3,000 children in the foster care system.  We give them […]