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Scholarships and Fellowships

Free Law Passes for UM Law Students

Sterling Education Services, Inc. is a non-profit continuing education company that conducts seminars across the nation.  On occasion, this organization offers law students free scholarship passes to upcoming seminars. Currently, there are free passes for the following seminars: International Taxation in Miami, FL on September 16, 2010 Landlord-Tenant Law Update in West Palm Beach, FL […]

Ruden McClosky Scholarship Program

The Ruden McClosky scholarship – deadline approaching! The Ruden McClosky Scholarship Program will award a $2,500 scholarship for the 2010-2011 school year to successful applicants who are second year law student at an ABA accredited law school.  The deadline to apply is August 3, 2010.  The successful applicants will also be given an interview for […]

Sidley Diversity and Inclusion Scholarship

Sidley Austin LLP has been one of the most prominent and progressive proponents of law firm diversity. Sidley’s mission is to attract and retain outstanding lawyers of varied backgrounds who reflect the global marketplace that Sidley serves. Through the leadership of its Diversity Committee and Committee on Retention and Promotion of Women, Sidley aspires to […]

The Point Foundation Scholarship

The Point Foundation provides scholarships, mentorship, leadership training and hope for students of merit who have been marginalized due to sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Additionally, Point Foundation provides programs that affect social change by challenging attitudes that contribute to social stigma and its resulting prejudice, which is often experienced by those in […]

F. Malcolm Cunningham Sr. Bar Association Bar Preparation Scholarship

The F. Malcolm Cunningham, Sr. Bar Association is seeking candidates for the Bar Preparation Scholarship.  The Association provides scholarships to offset bar examination preparation expenses for economically disadvantaged third-year law students who are members of the Black Law Students Association or Caribbean Law Students Association who demonstrate a commitment to excellence.  The award will be […]

2010 Summer Fellows Program at Legal Services of Greater Miami

Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc. (“LSGMI”) is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for the Stearns Weaver Miller 2010 Summer Fellows Program. Stearns Weaver Miller is the generous founding sponsor of three summer fellows at LSGMI. The mission of the Summer Fellows Program is to foster a life-long commitment to public […]

The Florida Bar Foundation 2010 Legal Aid Summer Fellowship Application is Now Available

The Florida Bar Foundation’s 2010 Legal Aid Summer Fellowship application is now available on-line.  Please note that the application deadline date is January 21, 2010.   Applications submitted after January 21, 2010 will not be considered. Information about the Florida Bar Foundation’s 2010 Legal Aid Summer Fellowship Program, including the 2010 Legal Aid Summer Fellowship Program […]

The Sarasota County Bar Association Diversity Scholarship Fund

The Sarasota County Bar Association Diversity Scholarship Fund is intended to provide an opportunity for first through third year law students of under-represented minority backgrounds (e.g. race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender, sexual orientation, physical disability, or socioeconomic background), who have an interest in practicing law in Sarasota County upon graduation, to obtain […]

The Helene M. Overly Memorial Scholarship

The Helene M. Overly Memorial Scholarship was established in 1981 by the Women’s Transportation Seminar (“WTS”) to encourage women to pursue career paths in transportation. The scholarship is awarded to women pursuing graduate studies in transportation or a related field.  In memory of Helene M. Overly, the first Executive Secretary of WTS, the Board of […]

FAWL Scholarships for Law Students

The Miami-Dade chapter of the Florida Association for Women Lawyers (FAWL) is offering several limited scholarships to law students who have made or seek to make contributions to the community in the areas of health, safety, human rights or human welfare. Completed applications must be submitted by Friday, October 30, 2009.   Students may request a […]