External Scholarships

UCLA School of Law receives notices and information about various scholarships, fellowships and writing competitions sponsored by other law schools, universities, foundations, alumni associations, bar associations, etc. The Financial Aid Office will post applicable notices on this page as received.

Deadline: July 27, 2015
STEVEN FRITSCH SCHOLARSHIP
The Law Office of Steven L. Fritsch is offering a $1,000 scholarship for students entering their first year of law school in the fall of 2015. The scholarship is intended partially defray first-year expenses for a student who has been accepted into an accredited law school in California or anywhere in the United States for enrollment in the fall of 2015.
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Deadline: July 31, 2015

ASPIRING LAWYER SCHOLARSHIP
Ozols Law Firm, A Criminal Defense Law Firm from San Diego, CA, is offering a $2000 scholarship to one law student throughout the United States. The scholarship will be based on an essay and can be done on any topic.
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Deadline: July 31, 2015

JUVENILE JUSTICE LAW SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
The Tiftickjian Law Firm, P.C. is offering the Juvenile Justice Scholarship in the amount of $1,000.  This scholarship is intended to encourage and assist students with attending law school with an interest in juvenile justice, as well as raise awareness of the issue of prison sentences and reduced rights for minors that place youths on an institutionalized path towards spending a large part of their life in the criminal justice system.
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Deadline: August 1, 2015

FRIEDL RICHARDSON – DISABLED STUDENTS PURSUING A CAREER IN LAW SCHOLARSHIP
We are proud to support disabled students who are considering a career in law. Our scholarship program offers a $1,000 scholarship to disabled students at any stage of their academic career. This scholarship may be applied to any institution of your choice to help defray the cost of tuition and/or books.
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Deadline: August 1, 2015
FRIEDL RICHARDSON - VETERANS LAW SCHOLARSHIP
Veterans returning to the workforce by pursuing their dreams of academic and career success are well poised to consider a career in law. Our scholarship program offers a $1,000 scholarship to veterans from any branch of the military who are looking to pursue a career in law. This scholarship may be applied to any institution of your choice to help defray the cost of tuition and/or books.
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Deadline: August 31, 2015

YANEZ & ASSOCIATES FAMILY LAW SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
The essay contest is open to all current law students and prospective law students awaiting admission. There will be two winners. First place: $2,000.00 and second place: $1,000. The goal of the scholarship is to motivate students to pursue a career in family law. For details on how to submit your essay, please visit our website for details, terms and conditions.
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Deadline: August 31, 2015
THE BAUMGARTNER LAW FIRM SCHOLARSHIP
This scholarship is awarded to current or incoming law students based on need and commitment to helping others. One student will receive a $3,000 scholarship. Applicants must be enrolled or accepted at an accredited Law School in the US, (persons who have applied to law school but have not yet been accepted may apply, however, the scholarship will only be awarded to someone enrolled in an accredited school at the time of scholarship selection).
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Deadline: September 1, 2015
AMBROSIO E. RODRIGUEZ SCHOLARSHIP
The Rodriguez Law Group, A Criminal Defense Law Firm in Los Angeles, CA, is offering a $3,500 scholarship to one law student throughout the United States. The scholarship will be based on an essay and can be done on any topic. The range can be from 500-1250 words, anything over 1250 words will not be read.
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Deadline: September 30, 2015

ITALIAN AMERICAN LAWYERS ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
We offer an annual scholarship that may be of interest to UCLA Law students.  The amount of the scholarship is $3,000 and students do not need to be Italian to apply.  The scholarship winner will be honored at our meeting with the California Supreme Court.
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Deadline:  October 30, 2015

THE PINKHAM & ASSOCIATES LAW SCHOLARSHIP
We are proud to practice Family Law, but understand that it is the rare law school graduate who wants to enter this field of practice. Our $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to the candidate that provides the best essay explaining or describing why they want to go into the Divorce/Family Law/Matrimonial Law field.
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Deadline: November 15, 2015
2015 CHAPMAN LLC SCHOLARSHIP FOR LAW STUDENTS
As an investment law firm, we are constantly fighting to recoup money from people who have wronged the investors we represent. There is no feeling in the world like helping someone win back their retirement or life savings. In 500-750 words, tell us about a time in your life where you helped someone and the way that it positively impacted you to apply for this $1,000 scholarship.
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Deadline: December 1, 2015
GOODMAN ACKER SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
This $1,000 will be awarded to a student who has achieved high academic achievement, submitted an original essay, and is currently attending or has been accepted to an accredited law school in the United States, This includes students enrolled at an accredited 4-year university that have been accepted to a law school.
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Deadline: December 1, 2015

ROGERS LAW FIRM 2015 SCHOLARSHIP ESSAY CONTEST
Rogers Law Firm is honored to offer a $1,000 scholarship to the winner of an essay contest.  The essay will be on one of three topics relating to personal injury law.  The scholarship is open to all law school students, 18 years of age or older.
Deadline: December 15, 2015
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Deadline: December 1, 2015
LAW SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
The personal injury lawyers on the Lamber-Goodnow team want to see the best and most qualified individuals enter the legal profession regardless of economic circumstances. To help this cause, we created a $1000 law school scholarship.
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Deadline: December 15, 2015
THE REEVES LAW GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
Each year, The Reeves Law Group awards a $2,500 scholarship to a deserving student and future lawyer who delivers a winning presentation or authors a winning essay in our annual scholarship contest.
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Deadline: December 15, 2015

FARZAD FAMILY LAW SCHOLARSHIP
As strong advocates for higher learning, we are proud to give back to aspiring lawyers through the Farzad Family Law Scholarship.  This annual scholarship is awarded to one student based on merit. We will be awarding the winning submission $3,500.
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Deadline: December 31, 2015

EMPOWERING WOMEN IN LAW SCHOLARSHIP
The Pearce Law Firm in Philadelphia is pleased to offer a $2,000 scholarship opportunity to women nationwide who are currently attending a law school in the United States. This scholarship is intended to encourage & support outstanding achievement & leadership by example from women in the field of law. This award will be presented to a current female law student for the following academic year & will be paid at the beginning of the fall semester (2016).
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