Scholarship and Grant Searches

Scholarship and Grant Searches

Many of our students have successfully obtained scholarships and grants from outside organizations and agencies.

External Scholarship Opportunities

2015 DRI Law Student Diversity Scholarship
Host: DRI
Award: $10,000
Criteria: Please see website for more information.
Application deadline: March 30, 2015

Joseph H. Gellert, Dutchess County Bar Association Scholarship
Host: Gellert & Klein, P.C
Criteria: Applicant must a resident of Dutchess County and a matriculated upper division law student.
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: May 1, 201

2015 Mike Eidson Scholarship
Host: Women Trial Lawyers Caucus of the American Association for Justice (AAJ)
Criteria: Rising female 3L or 4L evening student who has demonstrated a commitment to a career as a plaintiff's lawyer or criminal defense lawyer. For additional criteria please visit the application.
Award: $5,000
Application Deadline: May 1, 2015

2015 Fink Family Scholarship for a Pharmacist in Law School
Host: American Society for Pharmacy Law
Criteria: Graduate of an ACPE-accredited entry level pharmacy degree, licensed as a pharmacist in a U.S. jurisdiction and enrolled in an ABA-accredited law school pursuing a JD degree. Please see website for full list of criteria.
Award: $5,000
Application Deadline: May 1, 2015

Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. Law Student Diversity Scholarship
Host: Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C.
Award: $2,000
Criteria: Awarded to a student who is either a member of an ethnic, racial, or other minority or demonstrates the commitment to issues of diversity within their academic career.
Application deadline: May 31, 2015

Adler Pollock & Sheehan, P.C. Diversity Scholarship
Host: Adler, Pollock & Sheehan, P.C.
Award: $10,000
Criteria: Applicant must be an incoming first year student.
Application deadline: June 1, 2015

Empowering Women in Law Scholarship
Host: The Pearce Law Firm in Philadelphia
Award: $2,000
Criteria: Applicants will have successfully completed at least one semester of law school but will not yet have graduated by fall semester of 2016. It is judged based on need and academic achievement.
Application Deadline: December 31, 2015

Mark T. Banner Scholarship
Host: The Richard Linn American Inn of Court
Award: $5000
Criteria: Commitment to the pursuit of a career in IP law; commitment, qualities and actions toward ethics, civility, and professionalism; academic merit; written and oral communication skills determined in part through a telephone interview for finalists; leadership qualities and community invovlement; member of a historically under represented group in IP law
Application Deadline: November 23, 2015