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Scholarships and Fellowships

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 […]

Cole Schotz Diversity Fellowship Program – Deadline July 1, 2019!

Cole Schotz P.C. is committed to the advancement of diverse law students.  We believe that fostering diversity in the legal profession contributes to the quality of the profession and strengthens our ability to serve our clients and communities.  As part of Cole Schotz’s continuing commitment to inclusion in the legal community, we have created the […]

2020 Baker Donelson Diversity Scholarship – Application Deadline is June 16, 2019!

Baker Donelson is committed to fostering an inclusive environment where the individual differences among us are understood, respected, appreciated and recognized as sources of strength of the Firm. These qualities enrich the environment in which we work. With this in mind, we are delighted to announce that the 2020 Baker Donelson Diversity Scholarship application is now available!  We will […]

DRI 2019 Law Student Diversity Scholarship Deadline Extended!

  DRI announces its annual Law Student Diversity Scholarship Program, open to rising (2019–20) second- and third-year African American, Hispanic, Asian, Native American, LGBT, and multi-racial students. All rising second- and third-year female law students are also eligible, regardless of race or ethnicity. Any other rising second- and third-year law students who come from backgrounds […]

Lawyerist Lab Scholarship for New Graduates

Lawyerist Lab is a community, coaching, and training program for lawyers who want to design and create client-centered law firms that will succeed in the future. In addition to 1-1 business coaching and an online course on running a business, we provide a community for lawyers to connect to other practitioners to share ideas and […]