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Appelman Law Firm Criminal Defense Law Scholarship
Amount:  $1,000
Deadline:  May 1, 2014

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident who is enrolled or accepted to an accredited law school and who has a criminal record.  Applicant must also have a cumulative 3.5 or higher GPA.

http://aacriminallaw.com

The Byron Hanke Fellowship for Graduate Research on Community Associations
Amount:  $3,000 - $5,000
Deadline:  May 1, 2014

Applicant must be enrolled in an accredited master's, doctoral or law program in the U.S. or Canada.  Graduate students of all disciplines are welcome to apply, provided their studies relate to community associations generally and to the topic of the candidate's proposed community associations research project.

www.cairf.org

Darleen J. and Robert L. Walker Scholarship
Amount:  Varies
Deadline:  June 20, 2014

Open to current and incoming law students in Illinois, Milwaukee, and St. Louis.  Scholarships are open to all, but preference is given to sons and daughters of members of Masonic Lodge 1098 in Lombard, IL and to former residents of the Masonic Children's Home in La Grange, IL.  Relatives of members of other Masonic Lodges in Illinois and elsewhere will also receive strong consideration.

www.walkerscholarship.org

The GP LSAT Prep Scholarships
Amount:  $1,000
Deadline:  June 30, 2014

Applicant must be currently enrolled in a U.S. or Canadian law school or be a current pre-law student who plans on attending law school.
www.getprepped.com

IT-Lex Technology Law Writing Contest
Amount:  $500 - $5,000
Deadline:  May 2, 2014

Applicant may be any law student in good standing at an ABA accredited law school.

http://it-lex.org

James Boskey Dispute Resolution Essay Competition
Amount:  $1,000
Deadline:  June 13, 2014

Applicant may be any full- or part-time J.D. law student.

www.americanbar.org

Judge John R. Brown Scholarship
Amount:  $10,000
Deadline:  June 6, 2014

Applicant may be any law student currently enrolled in an accredited law school in the U.S. seeking a J.D. or LL.B degree.

www.brownsims.com

Lloyd M. Johnson, Jr. Scholarship Program
Amount:  Up to $30,000
Deadline:  May 29, 2014

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen who will attend law school full-time in fall 2014 and can demonstrate financial need.  Applicant must have an interest in corporate law as well as an interest in diversity and must be able to demonstrate community service and leadership qualities.  Applicant must have earned an undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher.

www.mcca.com

The Robert Masur Fellowship in Civil Liberties
Amount:  $1,000
Deadline:  April 15, 2014

The competition is open to first-year law students who intend to carry out significant activities during the summer (in between their first and second year) in the areas of civil rights and/or civil liberties. Proposed activities may include a writing or research project, work with a public interest organization in the areas of civil rights or civil liberties, work on a civil rights or civil liberties law case under the supervision of a faculty member or lawyer, or any other work in the areas of civil rights or civil liberties.

www.nationinstitute.org


 

 

 

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