Financial Aid Resources

AAUW Educational Foundation
Address: c/o Customer Service Center, Dept. 143
2201 Dodge St.
Iowa City, IA 52243-4030
Phone: (319) 337-1716 ext. 143
Website: http://www.aauw.org
Qualifications: Women graduate students in designated fields traditionally under represented by women can receive one-year fellowships from the American Association of University Women (AAUW) Educational Foundation. Available to women only.
Amount & Fund Type: $5,000 - $12,000
Deadline: July 1 - June 30

AAUW Scholarships for Cody Women
Cody Branch of the AAUW
P.O. Box 1531
Cody, WY 82414
Qualifications: Women only. Resident of Cody, WY
Amount & Fund Type: Varies
Deadline: April 1

The ABA Legal Opportunity Scholarship
ATTN: Krista D. Kauper
Director of Development
750 North Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Phone: (312) 988-5100
Phone: (312) 988-5927 (Krista)
Qualifications: The mission of the Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund is to encourage racial and ethnic minority students to apply to law school and to provide financial assistance to ensure that these students have the opportunity to attend law school for three years. Before receiving scholarship funds, recipients will be required to demonstrate admission to and plans to enroll at an ABA-accredited law school.
Amount & Fund Type: $5000-15000
Deadline: March 30

Air Force Reserve Office Training Corps (AFROTC) Scholarships
Other info: Apply Through local AFROTC detachment
Qualifications: Applicant must be a member of the Air Force Reserves. Program leads to a commission in the U.S. Air Force with an appointment to the Judge Advocate General’s Department contingent upon fulfillment of legal licensing requirements and medical qualification for service.
Amount & Fund Type: Unknown. Payable for one academic year
Deadline: April 1st

The Cabaniss, Johnston Scholarship
Alabama Law Foundation, Inc.
415 Dexter Ave., P.O. Box 615
Montgomery, AL 36101
Phone: (334) 269-1515
Qualifications: Resident of Alabama.  Second year of law school. Academic achievement is key factor. Consideration also given to conscientiousness,dependability, civic involvement and dedication to high ethical standards. Financial need.
Amount & Fund Type: $5,000 maximum for tuition and books
Deadline: June 6th

Louis Little Attorneys Memorial Award
Allegheny County Bar Association
436 Seventh Ave., Suite 400
Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1818
Phone: (412) 261-6161
Qualifications: Resident of Allegheny County.  Financial need.
Amount & Fund Type: Up to $3,000 per year in unspecified number of low interest loans.
Deadline: January 1 or July

Alpert (Ida and Benjamin) Foundation Scholarship
c/o David Caplin
32000 Northwestern Highway, Suite 270
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
Qualifications: The awards will be given to residents of MI who have been accepted to a law school or who are presently enrolled. All finalist are required to write and essay.
Amount & Fund Type: $500 - $1,000
Deadline: May 15

American Association of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants Foundation Scholarship
AAA-CPA Foundation
24196 Alicia Parkway, Suite K
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Phone: (800) 272-2889
Fax: 949 768-7062
Website: http://www.attorney-cpa.com/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=3280
Qualification: Second year student in law school; Commitment to the profession of accounting as evidenced by a CPA certificate; Outstanding academic performance, and leadership in school and community
Amount & Fund Type: $250 - $1,000
Deadline: March 31

American Association of Law Libraries
53 West Jackson Boulevard, Suite 940
Chicago, IL 60604
Phone: (312) 939-4764
Fax: (312) 431-1097
Qualifications: For Law School Graduates working towards a degree in Accredited Library Schools. Also, evidence of financial need must be submitted.
Amount & Fund Type: $3,500
Deadline: Unavailable

American Association of University Women (AAUW Scholarships)
Wilmington Branch
ATTN: Scholarship Chair
1800 Fairfax Blvd.
Wilmington, DE 19803
Phone: (302) 428-0939
Qualifications: Women only.  Residents of Delaware.
Amount & Fund Type: Varies (non-renewable)
Deadline: Contact Source

American Bar Association Business Law Section - Cleo Fellows Scholarship
Fund for Justice and Education
American Bar Association
750 N. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: (312) 988-5927
Qualifications: The mission of the legal opportunity Scholarship Fund is to encourage racial and ethnic minority students to apply to law school and to provide financial assistance to ensure that these students have he opportunity to attend law school for three years.
Amount & Fund Type: $5,000
Deadline: March 30

American College of Legal Medicine
Executive Director
611 East Wells Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Phone: (800) 433-9317 or (414) 276-1881
Name of Award: The Letourneau Award (Writing Competition)
Qualifications: Must be currently enrolled in an accredited law school.  May submit no paper which has been previously published.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: February 1
Additional Information: All papers submitted will receive consideration for publication in the Journal of Legal Medicine or other ACLM publications. Furthermore, all winning papers become the property of the ACLM and may not be reproduced, published or edited in any form without the written permission of the College.

American Council of the Blind
ATTN: Scholarship Committee
1155 15th Street N.W. #720
Washington, DC 20005
Qualifications: Student must be legally blind and a US citizen or resident alien.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000 - $1,500
Deadline: April 1

American Foundation For The Blind Inc., The Helen Keller Fund
ATTN: Associate Director of Program Services
11 Penn Plaza, Suite 300
New York, NY 10001
Phone: (202) 502-7600
Qualifications: Students who are deaf-blind. Applicants must be US citizen.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000 - $3,000
Deadline: March 1

American Foundation For The Blind, Inc.
The Karen D. Carsel Memorial Foundation
ATTN: Associate Director of Program Services
11 Penn Plaza, Suite 300
New York, NY 10001
Phone: (202) 502-7600
Qualifications: Students who are a full-time graduate student who is legally blind and who presents evidence of economic need. Applicants must be US citizen.
Amount & Fund Type: $500
Deadline: April 1

American Indian Graduate Center
4520 Montgomery Blvd., N.E. Suite 1B
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Phone: (505) 881-4584
Name of Award: Bureau of Indian Affairs Grant program
Qualifications: Financial need as determined by the institution's financial aid office according to the U.S. Department of Education formula as required under 34CFR Part 668 (General Student Provisions). Enrolled member of an Indian tribe or an Alaskan Native descendant.
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified portion of tuition and living expenses.
Deadline: April 1 for fall term; October 15 for spring

American Lawyers Auxiliary
4001 Haven Ave.
Racine, WI 53405
Name of Award: ALA Scholarship
Qualifications: Must be a child, grandchild, son-in-law or Daughter-in-law of an American auxiliary member in good standing. Enrollment in or accepted for admission to law school.
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified
Deadline: November 15

National President’s Scholarship
c/o The American Legion Auxiliary
777 Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Name of Award: National President’s Scholarship
Qualifications: Awarded to children of veterans who served in WWI, WWII, Korean or Vietnam Wars.
Amount & Fund Type: Up to $2000
Deadline: Contact for deadline
Additional Information: The American Legion publishes a handbook entitled Need a Lift? which lists numerous sources of financial aid and cost is $2 each. You may order a copy from your local American Legion Post or write to: The American Legion, National Emblem Sales, P.O. Box 1050, Indianapolis, IN 46206

H.S. & Angeline Lewis Scholarship
American Legion Auxiliary
Department of Wisconsin
812 East State Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202-3493
Phone: (414) 271-0124
Qualifications: Resident of Wisconsin.  Student must be the daughter, son, wife or widow of veteran (A granddaughter or great- granddaughter may apply if she is an American Legion Auxiliary member).  Must have a DD214 discharge.  Minimum of 3.2 GPA on 4.0 scale.  Financial need.  Certification of an American Legion Auxiliary.  Unit President.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: March 15

Nathan Burkan Memorial Competition
American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers
c/o ASCAP
One Lincoln Plaza
New York, NY 10023
Phone: (212) 621-6281
Qualifications: Third year law school students. Awards prizes for best paper on copyright law.  Top entrants entered into national competition.
Amount & Fund Type: $200-$3000
Deadline: June 30

Armenian General Benevolent Union
A.G.B.U.
Education Department
31 West 52nd Street
New York, NY 10019-6118
Phone: (212) 765-8260
Qualifications: Students of Armenian decent enrolled as full-time students. Must have 3.5 cumulative G.P.A.
Amount & Fund Type: $5,000-$7,500 in interest-free loans while in school. 3% interest rate during repayment.
Deadline: May 15th

Armenian Professional Society
135 Virginia Ave.
Glendale, CA 91202
Phone: (818) 246-2504
Qualifications: Must be resident of CA who is of Armenian decent.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: Sept. 15th

Roxana C. Arsht Scholarship
Delaware State Bar Association
1201 Orange Street, Suite 1100
Wilmington, Delaware 19801
Phone: (302) 658-5279
Qualifications: Applicants must apply for the scholarship within three years of graduation, and must secure a position with a non-profit or governmental organization in Delaware.
Awards: Unavailable
Deadline: Unavailable

Association on American Indian Affairs, Inc.
Box 268
Sisseton, SD 57262
Phone: (605) 698-3998
Qualification: Must show at least 1/4 Indian Blood
Amount & Fund Type: $500 - $800
Deadline: Varies

ATLA Trial Law Student
ATLA Trial Advocacy Scholarship
10503 31 st Street, NW
Washington, DC 20007
Attn: Manager, Law Student and New Lawyer Services
Phone: (800) 424-2725 or (202) 965-3500, ext. 365
Qualifications: This scholarship is open to all second or third year ATLA Law Student Members.
Application requirements: Demonstrates a commitment to ATLA and dedication to its mission through extensive involvement in ATLA student chapter activities; expresses a desire to represent victims; exhibits an interest and proficiency of skills in trial advocacy; shows a financial need for the scholarship.
Amount & Fund Type: $2500
Deadline: May 1

Leesfield/ATLA Law Student Scholarship
ATLA
1050 31st Street NW
Washington, DC 20007
Attn: Manager, Law Student and New Lawyer Services
Qualifications: A law student for attendance at ATLA’s Annual Convention; Statement of financial need; A 500-word, written request substantiating the applicant’s commitment to preserving the civil justice system.
Amount and Type: $1000
Deadline: May 1

ATLA Richard D. Hailey Law Student Scholarship
Attn: Michelle Haynes 
1050 31st Street, NW
ATLA Minority Caucus
Washington, DC 20007
Phone: (800) 424-2725, ext. 278 or (202) 944-2827
Fax: (202) 298-6849
Qualifications: The Scholarship is open to all first- and second-year African American, Hispanic, Asian American and Native American ATLA Law Student Members.
Application requirements: Exhibit an instant and proficiency of skills in trial advocacy; express a desire to represent victims; demonstrate a commitment to ATLA and dedication to its mission through involvement in an ATLA student chapter and Minority Caucus activities; show a financial need for the scholarship.
Amount and Type: Up to six $1000 tuition assistance scholarships will be awarded in the fall of 2000.
Deadline: May 1

2000 ALIA Herrera Memorial ATLA Auxiliary Scholarship
Sally Russomanno
13201 SW 63rd Avenue
Miami, FL 33156
Phone: (305) 667-1777
Qualifications: Law students who are attending law schools in the Chicago, IL area; or, ATLA student members; or, law students who are children of ATLA members.
Scholarship Applications: Cover letter, resume, transcript, letter of recommendation from a law professor or the Dean of the law school, and a 500 word essay on a specific topic.
Amount and Type: $3000
Deadline: May 1

Haneman-Perksie Scholarship Foundation Award
1201 Bacharach Blvd.
Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401
Phone: (609) 345-3444
Qualifications: Made to students who can demonstrate academic ability, financial need, leadership potential and character. Residents of Atlantic County, New Jersey.
Amount & Fund Type: $500 - $2,500
Deadline: January 1 - May

H. Thomas Austern Memorial Writing Award Competition
ATTN: M. Cathryn Butler
Acting Director of Academic Programs, FDLI
1000 Vermont Avenue, NW Suite 200
Washington, DC 20005-4903
Phone: (202) 371-1420 ext.250
Fax: (202) 371-0649
Website: www.fdli.org
Qualifications: Currently enrolled in a JD program.  Paper shall not exceed 40 pages typewritten.  Contact for information on topic.
Amount & Award: $1,000 - $3,000
Deadline: May 12

John M. Azarian Memorial Armenian Youth Scholarship Fund
Mr John M. Azarian Jr.
C/O Azarian Management & Development Company
6 Prospect Street, Suite 1B
Midland Park, NJ 07432
Phone: (201) 444-7111
Qualifications: Applicants must be permanent residents of the U.S. who are enrolled full-time in an accredited college or university. Awarded on the basis of financial need, merit and involvement in the Armenian Community.
Awards: $500-$3,500
Deadline: May 1

Barnstable County (Massachusetts) Bar Association
Barnstable County Bar Association
Garnick & Scudder, P.C.
32 Main Street
P.O. Box 398
Hyannis, MA 02601
Qualifications: Barnstable County Residents
Amount & Fund Type: Not Available
Deadline: Not Available

Walter S. Barr Fellowship
Horace Smith Fund
Box 3034
Springfield, MA 01101
Qualifications: Must be Hampton County Residents.
Amount & Fund Type: Up to $2,000
Deadline: Feb 1st

Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf Annual Scholarships
Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf
3417 Volta Place, N.W.
Washington, DC 20007
Phone: (202) 337-5220 (V/TDD)
Qualifications: Must be born with profound or severe hearing loss.  Must be a full-time student.
Amount & Fund Type: $250 - $1,000
Deadline: April 15th

The Howard Fox Memorial Scholarship
Berks County Bar Association
544 Court Street, P.O. Box 1058
Reading, PA 19603
Phone: (610) 375-4591or (610)-373-0256
Qualifications: Resident of Berks County.  Financial need.  Second year of law school.
Amount & Fund Type: $2,000
Deadline: April 10

Berkshire County (Massachusetts) Bar Association Scholarship
Michael Austin
George DeGregorio & Massimiano
Berkshire Common
Pittsfield, MA 12101
Phone: (413) 499-4400
Qualifications: Must be Berkshire County Resident
Amount & Fund Type: Not Available
Deadline: July 1st

Beta Theta Pi Scholarships and Fellowships
Beta Theta Pi General Fraternity
Attn: Chairman of Scholarship Committee
208 East High Street, Box 111
Oxford, OH 45056
Phone: (513) 523-2381
Qualifications: Must be a graduate fraternity member.  Must have a competitive GPA
Amount & Fund Type: 60 $750-$1,500 awards
Deadline: April 15

Brooks Scholarship
Beta Theta Pi General Fraternity
Attn: Chairman of Scholarship Committee
208 East High Street, Box 111
Oxford, OH 45056
Phone: (513) 523-2381
Qualifications: Son or daughter of member of Beta Theta Pi
Amount & Fund Type: One $1,500 scholarship
Deadline: April 15

Macon B. Allen Black Bar Association
Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 8147
St. Albans, NY 11412
Qualifications: Must be a matriculated law student in good standing in an accredited law school. Financial need.  Commitment to community service; must be dedicated to the ideals of the organization.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: June 15

Thomas F. Black, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund
Helen McDonald, Director
Rhode Island Bar Foundation
115 Cedar Street
Providence, RI 02903
Phone: (401) 421-6541
Qualifications: Full-time 1st year law student. Resident of Rhode Island with demonstrated financial need. Prospective first year JD. Demonstrate good character, scholastic achievement.
Amount & Fund Type: $7,500
Deadline: March 12th

Black Bar Association of Bronx County Scholarship
ATTN: Gayle Roberts, Chairperson
P.O. Box 1519
Bronx, NY
Phone: (718) 537-5161
Qualifications: Day students entering first or second year and evening students entering first, second, or third year New York City domicile at the time of application.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: June 8

Black Women Lawyers Association (BWLA) Awards
c/o: Scholarship Selection Committee
3870 Crenshaw Boulevard, Suite 818
Los Angeles, CA. 90027
Phone: (213) 617-6121 Sharon K. Brown
Phone: (909) 387-8924 Winifred Brewer
Qualifications: Second and third year full time and fourth year evening program law students; Enrolled at an accredited law school or have passed the California first student’s examination; Intending to practice law in Southern California
Amount & Fund Type: Awards vary
Deadline: March 4

Blackfeet Tribal Education Grants
Blackfeet Tribal Education Department
P.O. Box 850
Browning, MT 59417
Qualifications: Must be a member of the Blackfeet tribe.  Financial need.  Academic achievement.
Amount & Fund Type: Varies
Deadline: Contact source

Harry A. Blackman Scholarship
118 West Mulberry Street
Baltimore, MD 21201-3600
Qualifications: Enrolled or about to enroll in JD program; Academic achievement & financial need; Contribution to society & legal profession.
Amount & Fund Type: N/A
Deadline: June 15

Kathern F. Gruber Scholarships
Blinded Veterans Association
477 H. Street N.W.
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 371-8880
Qualifications: Must be a spouse or child of a blind veteran (service or non-service connected).
Amount & Fund Type: 12, $2,000 scholarships
Deadline: April 15

Augustus and Kathleen Borrows Memorial Scholarships
Augustus and Kathleen Borrows Memorial Trust Fund
271 South Union Street
Burlington, VT 05401
Phone: (802) 863-4531
Qualifications: Women only.  Resident of Vermont.  Under 26 years of age.
Amount & Fund Type: $200-$400 (renewable)
Deadline: June 1

J. Franklin Bourne Bar Association
Arthur J. Horne, Jr., Esq.
Scholarship Committee
J. Franklin Bourne Bar Association
1101 Mercantile Lane, Suite 240
Landrover, MD 20785
Phone: (301) 925-1800
Phone: (301) 925-1803 Fax
Qualifications: Must be second-year minority student who permanently resides in Prince George’s or Montgomery counties, Maryland. Must be leadership potential in community activities and academics. Also must show financial need.
Amount & Fund Type: Not available
Deadline: Oct. 9th

Margaret Freeman Bowers Fellowship
Secretary to the Committee on Graduate Fellowships
Office of Financial Aid, Box GR
Wellesley College
Wellesley, MA 02181
Phone: (617) 283-2360
Qualifications: Must have completed undergraduate studies at Wellesley College. Financial need.
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified number of $1,000 stipends
Deadline: December 15

Bristol County (Massachusetts) Bar Association Scholarship Fund
Chairman, Scholarship Committee
Bristol County Bar Association
10 Perchase Street
Fall River, MA 02722
Qualifications: Resident of Bristol County.  Award is need based.
Amount & Fund Type: Not Available
Deadline: Not Available

H. Fletcher Brown Scholarship
PNC Bank, Trust Department
222 Delaware Avenue, 16th Floor
P.O. Box 791
Wilmington, DE 19899
Phone: (302) 429-2827
Qualifications: Must have been born in Delaware. Resident of Delaware, financial need. Academic ability, personal interview
Amount & Fund Type: One $8,000 - $12,000 scholarship
Deadline: April 11

Gabriel Brown Trust Awards
Brown (Gabriel J.) Trust
112 Avenue West
Bismarck, ND 58501
Phone: (701) 223-5916
Qualifications: Resident of North Dakota. Minimum GPA of 2.5 on 4.0 scale
Amount & Fund Type: 50-100 $1,000 renewable loans at 6% interest. Payments begin one year after graduation
Deadline: June 15

Burlington Industries Foundation
P.O. Box 21207
Greensboro, NC 27420
Qualifications: Children of employees of Burlington Industries are eligible. Contact the employee benefits office for further information.

Burlington County Bar Association
Joan C. Hagy, Executive Director
BCBA
50 Ranconces Road
Mount Holly, NJ 08060
Qualifications: Resident of Burlington County, New York. Eligibility determined by need and academic merit.
Amount & Fund Type: Contact them
Deadline: Contact

Bush Leadership Fellows Program
Bush Foundation
E-900 First National Bank Building
332 Minnesota Street
St. Paul, MN 55101
Phone: (612) 227-0891
Qualifications: U.S. citizen; 28-54 years old. Lived or worked in the Ninth Federal Reserve Banking District (MN, SD and WI) for at least one continuous year immediately prior to application. Must be employed full-time, with a minimum of five years experience, but desiring to return to full time study.
Amount & Fund Type: 4-18 month program with stipends of $2,500 monthly, covering 50% of tuition up to $13,000.
Deadline: Unknown

Scholarships for Black Women Age 25
Business and Professional Women's Foundation
Scholarship and Loan Office
2012 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington D.C. 20036
Phone: 202-293-1200
Hotline: (202) 296-9118  (Many scholarships and loans available.)
Qualifications: African-American women
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: April 1 and September 1

Career Advancement Scholarships
Business and Professional Women's Foundation
Scholarship and Loan Office
2012 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington D.C. 20036
Phone: 202-293-1200
Hotline: (202) 296-9118  (Many scholarships and loans available.)
Qualifications: Women only. At least 30 years of age. United States citizen. Within 24 months of completing law school
Amount & Fund Type: $200 - $1,000
Deadline: April 1

Guy W. Calissi Memorial Foundation
Attn: Secretary
45 Essex Street
Hackensack, New Jersey 07601
Qualifications: New Jersey Resident. Interest in public interest law
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified one year grant
Deadline: May 15

Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
Avenida de Verna 45-A
Department for Armenian Affairs
1093 LISBOA Codex, Portugal
Qualifications: Armenian law students
Amount & Fund Type: Not Available
Deadline: Not available

Camden County Bar Foundation Law Student Scholarship
Camden County Bar Foundation
Jay A. Strassberg Executive Director
800 Hudson Square, Suite 103
P.O. Box 1027
Camden, NJ 08101
Phone: (609) 964-3420
Qualifications: Must be resident of Camden County, NJ
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: Unknown

Canadian Federation of University Women Fellowships and Awards
Canadian Federation of University Women
297 Dupuis Street, Ste. 308
Ottawa, Ontario
Kil 7H8
Phone: (613) 747-7339
Qualifications: Must be a female Canadian citizen
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000 - $8,000
Deadline: Nov 30th

Career Advancement Scholarship
Business and Professional Women’s Foundation
Scholarship and Loan Programs
2012 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036-0
Qualifications: U.S. citizen, female, financial need, applicants in the fields if paralegal studies, or professional degrees (JD) must be within 24 months of receiving degree. Applications available Oct. 1 - Apr 1 send business size double stamped SASE.
Amount & Fund Type: $500 - $2,000
Deadline: April 15

Public Interest Internships
Center for Science in the Public Interest
1875 Connecticut Ave., NW. Suite 300
Washington, DC 20009-5723
Phone: (202) 332-9110
Qualifications: Preference to those with experience with advocacy groups.
Amount & Fund Type: $600-$700 per month
Deadline: Contact source

The Central Scholarship Bureau
4001 Clarks Lane, #108
Baltimore, MD 21215
Phone: (410) 358-8668
Qualifications: Resident of Baltimore. Financial need. Minimum of 3.0 GPA on 4.0 scale
Amount & Fund Type: Eight $700-$3,500 scholarships and 75 $390-$3,500 interest-free loans
Deadlines: June 1 and December 1

Cherokee Nation Graduate Scholarship Application
Higher Education Program
P.O. Box 948
Talequah, OK 74465
Phone: (918) 456-0671 or (800) 256-0671
Qualifications: Members of the Cherokee Nation who are enrolled full time.
Amount & Fund Type: $250 - $500
Deadline: May 3

Community Foundation Of Western Massachusetts
P.O. Box 15769
1500 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01115
Phone: (413) 732-2858
Qualifications: Applicants must be residents of Western, Massachusetts who are full time students at an accredited college or university. Among the scholarships administered are African-American Achievement Scholarship, Richard W. and Florence B. Irwin Scholarship, Deerfield Plastics/Barker family Scholarship, and the James Z. Naurison Scholarship.
Amount & Fund Type: Unavailable
Deadline: March 15

Connecticut Family Education Loan Program
Michael Gerber
CHELSA
29 S. Main Street
Town Center - Suite 304 N
West Hartford, CT 06107
Phone: (203) 561-2180
Qualifications: Must be resident of Connecticut and meet credit criteria
Amount & Fund Type: Loans from $2,500-total cost of education
Deadline: Unknown

Cook County (IL) Bar Assoc. Legal Opportunities Scholarship
Thomas P. Sullivan, Esq.
Jenner & Black
135 S. LaSelle Street
Chicago, IL 60603
Qualifications: Awarded to needy young men and women from the Chicago area who are attending or about to attend law school
Amount & Fund Type: Not Available
Deadline: Not Available

Lena Chang Internship Awards
Nuclear Age Peace Foundation
Lena Chang Internships, Selection Committee
PMB 121, 1187 Coast Village Rd., Suite 1
Santa Barbara, CA 93108-2794
Fax: (805) 568-0466
E-mail: wagingpeace@napf.org
Web site: http://www.wagingpeace.org/menu/about/opportunities/internships.htm#lena-chang
Qualifications: The Lena Chang Internships are open to students currently enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States at either the undergraduate or graduate level. Applicants must demonstrate superior academic achievement and financial need. Preference will be given to students of color.
Amount & Fund Type: $2,500
Deadline: April 1

Chautaugua Region Community Foundation, Inc.
Attn: Scholarship Coordinator
104 Hotel Jamestown Building
Jamestown, NY 14701
Phone: (716) 661-3390
Qualifications: Resident of Southern Chautaugua, Cattaraugus and Allegheny Counties. Financial need. High scholastic ability
Amount & Fund Type: 80 separate scholarship funds
Deadline: April 20

Clark Foundation Scholarship Program
P.O. Box 427
Cooperstown, NY 13326
(607) 547-9927
Qualifications: United States citizen. Resident of one of the ten school districts near Cooperstown. Minimum 3.0 GPA on 4.0 scale. Graduate in the upper 1/3 of one's high school class.
Amount & Fund Type: $500-$6,000 renewable scholarships
Deadline: Contact source

Cole County Bar Association
Attn: Scholarship Committee Chairman
Ron Medin at Cook Vetter Doerhoff & Landwehr, P.C.
231 Madison
Jefferson City, MO 65101
Phone: (573) 635-7977
Qualifications: Residents of Cole County attending law school
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000.00 Scholarship
Deadline: April 14

Columbian Lawyers' Association of Nassau County, Inc.
370 Old Country Road
Garden City, NY 11530
Phone: (516) 294-7037
Qualifications: Must be of Italian-American descent
Amount & Fund Type: Varies
Deadline: May 1

The Ray Hackney Scholarships
Communications Workers of America
AFL-CIO, CLC
501 Third Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20001-2797
Phone: (202) 434-1147
Qualifications: CWA members, their spouses, and the sons or daughters of CWA members or retired members (living or deceased) may apply. Must have local acknowledgment of membership
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000 per year, up to $4,000
Deadline: March 31

The Joseph Anthony Beirne Memorial Foundation Scholarship
Communications Workers of America
AFL-CIO, CLC
501 Third Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20001-2797
Phone: (202) 434-1147
Qualifications: CWA members, their spouses, and the sons or daughters of CWA members or retired members (living or deceased) may apply, academic achievement, financial need, community involvement
Amount & Fund Type: $3,000 1st year; 2nd year based on performance
Deadline: April 30

Congressional Hispanic Caucus CHC Scholarships
504 C. Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002
(202) 543-1771
Qualifications: Must be a Hispanic student
Amount & Fund Type: Nine-month appointments, including $1,000 per month plus transportation
Deadline: None

The Harris Y. Cotton Memorial Scholarship
c/o NJ Division of Criminal Justice
Prosecutors and Police Bureau
Richard J. Hughes Justice Complex
P.O. Box 085
Trenton, NJ 08625
Qualifications: New Jersey residents; financial need; accepted for admission to a law; interest in law enforcement with an emphasis in domestic violence and hate crimes prosecutions.
Amount & Fund Type: $2,500
Deadline: June 15

Council of Higher Education James and Helen Hovorka Endowment Fund
817 North Street
Racine, WI 53402
Qualifications: Students that have Czechoslovakian background who are enrolled full time, who can prove need and who can demonstrate high scholastic achievement.
Amount & Fund Type: $500 per semester
Deadline: June 30

County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey Scholarship Foundation
c/o NJ Division of criminal Justice
Prosecutors and Police Bureau
Richard J. Hughes Justice Complex
P.O. Box 085
Trenton, NJ 08625
Qualifications: New Jersey residents; Demonstrate financial need; Must exhibit an interest in, and commitment to, enhancing the rights and well-being of children through child advocacy programs
Amount & Fund Type: $2,500
Deadline: June 15

Crusade Scholarship Program
General Board of Global Ministries
The United Methodist Church
Mission Personal Resources Program Department
Suite 1470
475 Riverside Drive
New York, NY 10115
Phone: (212) 870-3660
Qualification: Full-time ethnic graduate student; member of United Methodist Church for one year
Amount & Fund Type: N/A
Deadline: Feb.1

Dade County Area Scholarship
Women in Communications, Inc.-Greater Miami
Professional Chapter
P.O. Box 43-2641
South Miami, FL 33243-2641
Qualifications: Women students in Dade County area who have completed 2 years of college in Florida and are interested in a career in communications (journalism, broadcasting, advertising, Selection is based on need, interest, ability, and professional commitment.
Amount & Fund Type: Awards range from $500 to $1,000 per year
Deadline: May of each year

Danforth Graduate Fellowships for Women
The Danforth Foundation
231 South Bemiston Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63105
Qualifications: Applicants must have experienced a continuous break of at least three years when they were not engaged in study or teaching. Special consideration will be given to applicants interested in academic fields in which women are under-represented.
Amount & Fund Type: Contact them.
Deadline: December

Danish Sisterhood of America
National Trustee
2916 North One Hundred Twenty-first Street
Milwaukee, WI 53222
Phone: (414) 453-8375
Qualifications: Full-time enrollment. Minimum B average GPA. Danish Sisterhood members only
Amount & Fund Type: Varies
Deadline: Contact source

Delaware Postsecondary Scholarship Fund
Carvel State Office Building
820 N. French Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
Phone: (202) 829-7161
Qualifications: Resident of Delaware, enrolled full-time in a degree program. Must demonstrate financial need. Must file the FAFSA for the applicable year.
Awards & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: Not Available

Delta Gamma Foundation Fellowship
Attn: Foundation Chairman
3250 Riverside Drive
Columbus, OH 43221
Phone: (614) 481-8169
Qualifications: Must be a Delta Gamma Fraternity member
Amount & Fund Type: Two $1,000 - $2,500 fellowships (non-renewable)
Deadline: Feb. 1

Graduate Awards for Advanced Degrees
Delta Sigma Theta, Inc.
1707 New Hampshire Ave., N.W
Washington, DC 20009
Phone: (202) 986-2400
Qualifications: Member of Delta Sigma Theta, Inc.
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified amount for tuition and expenses
Deadline: February 1 to request application, March 1 to apply
Additional Information: A candidate may apply and receive financial assistance for up to two years.

Isabel Durrah Legal Scholarship
Barrister’s Wives of D.C. Inc.
Scholarship Chair
4315 Argyle Terrance, NW
Washington, D.C. 20011
Phone: (202) 829-7161
Qualifications: Must be accepted by or attending law school. Must be a resident of the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. 2.5 GPA
Amount & Fund Type: Unknown
Deadline: Unknown

Education Foundation Loans
E.A.M. Educational Foundation, Inc.
1025 East Broadway
Monmouth, IL 61462
Qualifications: Graduate student with financial need from Iowa or Illinois
Amount & Fund Type: Varies
Deadline: Unknown

Edward Scholarship Fund
10 Post Office Square S.
Suite 1230
Boston, MA 02109
Phone: (617) 426-4434
Qualifications: Applicants must be residents of one of the central areas of the city of Boston.
Amount & Fund Type: Unavailable
Deadline: March 1

ELA Foundation Fellowship
President’s Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities
1331 F. Street, NW
Washington, DC 20004-1107
Phone: (202) 376-6200 Voice
Phone: (202) 376-6205 TDD-TTY
Qualifications: Female; graduate student; has a disability as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act; U.S. citizen
Amount & Fund Type: $2,000
Deadline: July 6

Eisenhower Memorial Scholarship Fund Program
539 South Walnut Street
Bloomington, IN 47401
Qualifications: Based on character and leadership promise.
Amount & Fund Type: Up to $3000
Deadline: Contact.

El Paso County Women Lawyers Association Scholarship
c/o Catherine Seal
PO Box 2682
Colorado Springs, CO 80901-2682
Phone: (719) 634-5410
Qualifications: Female student. Resident of El Paso, Teller, or Douglas Counties Colorado
Amount & Fund Type: Contact
Deadline: Contact

Entertainment Law Writing Competition
Los Angeles County Bar Association
Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law Section
P.O. Box 55020
Los Angeles, CA 90055-2020
Phone: (213) 896-6544
Fax: (213) 623 4336
Qualifications: Second and third year, and LL.M students; subject matter to be any aspect of entertainment law; Articles must not exceed 60 pages, inclusive of footnotes. Each law school may submit up to two articles written during the current academic year
Amount & Fund Type: 1st - 1,000, 2nd - 500, 3rd - 250
Deadline: July 1

Erie County Bar Association Scholarship
Erie County Bar Association
302 West Ninth Street
Erie PA 16502-1427
Phone: (814) 459-3111
Phone: (814) 455-0788
Qualifications: Erie County residents; Second or third year student at any law school accredited by the ABA; Financial need
Amount & Fund Type: N/A
Deadline: July 23

Essex County New Jersey Bar Association
Jim Mescall
Kalb, Friedman, Siegelbaum and Moran
Seven Becker Farm Road
Roseland, N.J. 07068-1757
Phone: (201) 226-7155
Qualifications: Financial need. Scholastic achievement, community related activities. Essex county resident for at least three years. Second or third year law school student.
Amount & Fund Type: $6000 minimum.
Deadline: March 15

Fellowship for Our Future
The Women in Government Relations, Inc.
LEADER Foundation
Attn: Diana Onley-Campbell
The Union Institute, Center for Women
1710 Rhode Island Ave., NW, Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20036-3128
Phone: (202) 496-1630
Fax: (202) 496-1635
Qualifications: Financial need, break in employment, community involvement, academic course work in furtherance of public policy career, proof of enrollment into a advanced degree program.
Amount & Fund Type: $4,000
Deadline: Sept. 30

William & Dorothy Ferrell Scholarship
Association for Education Rehabilitation of the Blind & Visually Impaired
206 N. Washington St. Suite #320
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: (703) 548-1884
Qualifications: Must be legally Blind. Must be in a field that will service persons who are blind or visually impaired.
Amount & Fund Type: Varies
Deadline: April 15th

Susan J. Ferrell Scholarship
Julie L. Rorie
The Sovereignty Symposium, Inc.
Attn: Ferrell Scholarship Committee
1915 N. Stiles, Suite 305
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: (405) 521-2450
Qualifications: Applicants must be a student at an accredited law school in the United States, its applicants must be seeking a threshold legal degree.
Topic: Applicant’s interest in Native American legal issues. Describe in concise detail how you have demonstrated a consistent interest in and contribution to Native American legal issues that, as threshold, would make you worthy of receiving this award.
Amount & Fund Type: Unavailable
Deadline: April 28
Notification: After May 1

Ed Edmondson Scholarship
The Sovereignty Symposium
Ed Edmondson Scholarship
1915 N. Stiles, Suite 305
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105
Phone: (405) 521-2450
Guidelines: All scholarship applications should be on letterform, preferably on letterhead. Applicants, in their letter of application, should demonstrate their interest in and dedication to Native American law issues. Applicants must also demonstrate their need for a scholarship.
Deadline: May 15

Maury Ferriter Memorial Scholarship
Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts
P.O. Box 15769
1500 Main Street
Springfield, MA 01115
Phone: (413) 732-2858
Qualifications: Based on financial need, academic merit, and extracurricular
Amount & Fund Type: $500
Deadline: March 31st

FCA Loans
Field Co-operative Association, Inc.
Attn: Secretary Treasure, Director of Student Loans
P.O. Box 5054
Jackson, MS 39216
Phone: (601) 939-9295
Qualifications: Resident of Mississippi. Evidence of good character. Financial need
Amount & Fund Type: $200 - $2,000 loans
Deadline: No deadline; applicants interviewed

Fred Finch, Jr. Scholarship
J.L. Turner Legal Association
ATTN: Karen Whitaker
9514 Millridge Drive, Suite 100
Dallas, TX 75243
Phone: (817) 978-6478
Qualifications: Have a connection to the Dallas-Fort Worth area; Enrolled as a second or third year student at an accredited law school; Good academic standing
Amount & Fund Type: $2,000
Deadline: Sept. 10

Finlandia Foundation Trust
Alvar Kauti
75-795 Armour Way
Palm Dessert, CA 92211-8917
E-mail: Kauti@earthlink.net
Qualifications: Finnish students currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a law school within the United States and approved by the American Bar Association OR American students currently enrolled or planning to enroll in the law faculty of a Finnish University.
Amount & Fund Type: $3,000
Deadline: February 15

Florida Bar Association
The Florida Bar Awards
Apalachee Parkway
Tallahassee, FL. 32301
Qualifications: Florida residents. Second and third year students.
Amount & Fund Type: Contact.
Deadline: Contact.

James Flynn Scholarship
John Van Meter, Chairperson
Sandusky High School Scholarship Fund
2130 Hayes Ave.
Sandusky, OH 44870
Qualifications: An applicant currently enrolled in law school, need only send a letter of interest and a copy of the law school transcript.
Amount & Fund Type: Unavailable
Deadline: August 1

Food and Drug Law Institute Writing Competition
The Food and Drug Law Institute
1000 Vermont Ave., NW Suite 1200
Washington, D.C. 20005-4903
Attn: Julia K. Ogden
Phone: (202) 371-1420
Qualification: Student must have completed or be enrolled in a course in Food and Drug law and/or Administrative Law. Submit a paper of Publishable quality on a subject relevant to the field of Food and Drug Law.
Amount & Fund Type: $3,000 1st, $2,000 2nd, $1,000 3rd
Deadline: May 16th

Raquel Marquez Frankel Scholarship for Hispanic Women
MANA
1101 17th St., NW, Suite 803
Washington, DC 20036-4704
Phone: (202) 822-7888
Qualifications: Women only. Must be of Hispanic decent. Evidence of leadership potential. Commitment to improving the quality of life for the Hispanic community. Academic promise. Financial need
Amount & Fund Type: $200-$1,000
Deadline: May 31

Fredrickson & Byron Foundation Minority Scholarship
Fredrikson & Byron Foundation
1100 International Center
900 Second Ave., South
Minneapolis, MN 55402-3397
Phone: (612) 347-7000
Qualifications: African American, Asian American/Pacific Islander, Hispanic American, and Native American student Enrolled in their first year of law school. Academic performance and potential
Amount & Fund Type: Fellowship stipend is $5,000
Deadline: March of each year

Freedom From Religion Foundation
P.O. Box 750
Madison, WI 53701
Qualifications: Applicants must write an essay on a subject to determined by the FFR.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000, $300, $200 awards
Deadline: June 1st

General Electric Co. Loan Program
Program Manager
Educational Support Programs
General Electric Company
1285 Boston Ave.
Bridgeport, CT 06602
Phone: (203) 373-3216
Qualifications: Must be an employee or child of an employee of General Electric
Amount & Fund Type: $1,500
Deadline: December 31

The Gift of Hope: 21st Century Scholars Program
Office of Loans and Scholarships
General Board of Higher Education and Ministry
The United Methodist Church
P.O. Box 871
Nashville, TN 37202-0871
Phone: (615) 340-7344
Fax: (615) 340-7048
Qualifications: Full, active member of the United Methodist Church (UMC) for at least three years prior to applying. Must show how their education will provide leadership for the church and society, and improve the quality of life of others; must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or a member of the Central Conferences; cumulative GPA of 3.5 for graduates.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: June 1

The Educational Trust Award
Addison H. Gibson Foundation
Six PPG Place, Suite 860
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Phone: (412) 261-1611
Qualifications: Resident of western Pennsylvania Completion of one year of law school, full-time enrollment
Amount & Fund Type: Low interest loans; 2% initially goes to 5% one year after graduation.
Deadline: No deadline. Interview required

Ernest W. Gibson Memorial Foundation
Thomas J. Amidon, Esq.
P.O. Box 1356
Stowe, VT 05672
Phone: (802) 253-4695
Qualifications: Resident of the State of Vermont attending or admitted to a graduate school demonstrate financial need Preference given to students who express an intent to practice in the State of Vermont
Amount & Fund Type: $500-$2,500
Deadline: July 1

Global Leaders of Tomorrow Essay Contest
Sunkyong USA, Essay Contest
110 E 55th Street, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10022
Qualifications: 12 Awards; Interested in global marketplace Law/government, business, and science students
Amount & Fund Type: $500-3,500
Deadline: April 15

Government Finance Officers Association Scholarships
Government Finance Officers Association
180 North Michigan Ave., Suite 800
Chicago, IL 60601
Qualifications: For full-time students preparing for careers in state and local government finance.
Amount & Fund Type: $2,000 - $3,500
Deadline: Unknown

Graduate and Professional Opportunities Program of Higher Education and Continuing Education (Graduate Scholarships)
Charles H. Miller
Office of Postsecondary Education
US Dept. of Education Room 3514, ROB-3
400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington D.C. 20202
Qualifications: Awards offered to all minorities and women.
Amount & Fund Type: Contact.
Deadline: Contact.

The Grand Rapids Foundation
Attn: Executive Director
209-C Waters Building
161 Ottawa, NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503-2703
Qualifications: Financial need. Academic achievement
Amount & Fund Type: Varies
Deadline: April 15
Additional Information: The Grand Rapids Foundation is a community foundation which serves the people of Kent County by administering funds it receives and by making philanthropic grants in response to community needs.

Katherine F. Gruber Scholarship
Blinded Veterans Association
477 "H" Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20001-2694
Phone: (202) 371-8880
Qualifications: Must be dependent or spouse of a legally-blinded veteran. Must be full-time student
Amount & Fund Type: $2,000
Deadline: April 12th

Gulentz Scholarship
Superintendent of Schools
Diocese of Pittsburgh
111 Boulevard of Allies
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Qualifications: Roman Catholic resident of Pittsburgh, PA
Amount & Fund Type: Not Available
Deadline: Unknown

John Gyles Education Fund
Attn: James Cougle, Administration
P.O. Box 4808, 712 Riverside Dr.
Fredericton, New Brunswick
CANADA E3B 5G4
Qualifications: Must have at least a 2.7 GPA. Must be either U.S. or Canadian Citizen. Must send self-addressed, stamped business envelope for an application.
Amount & Fund Type: $3,000
Deadline: April 15th, June 15th, and Nov. 5th

H.A.N.A Scholarship
Office of Loans and Scholarships
Board of Higher Education and Ministry
PO Box 871
Nashville, TN 37202
Qualifications: Hispanic, Asian or Native American origin. Leadership qualities.
Amount & Fund Type: $3000
Deadline: April 1.

Haneman-Perskie Scholarship Foundation
c/o Atlantic County Bar Association
1201 Bacharach Blvd.
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Phone: (609) 345-3444
Qualifications: Students must be an Atlantic County, New Jersey, resident accepted for admission to law school.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: March 1

Harkness Fellowship
Harkness House
One East 75th Street
New York, NY 10021-2692
Phone: (212) 535-0400
Qualifications: Must be citizen of Australia or New Zealand. Must not have spent more than 6 months in the U.S.
Amount & Fund Type: Unknown
Deadline: Unknown

Harvey Fellowships
Harvey Fellows Program
Coalition for Christian College & Universities
329 Eight Street, NE
Washington, D.C. 20002-6158
Phone: (202) 546-8713
Qualifications: For evangelical Christians top-rated graduate programs
Amount & Fund Type: $12,000
Deadline: Nov. 13th

Hatfield Scholarship Program
Ripon Educational Fund
501 Capitol Court, NE Suite 300
Washington, D.C. 20002
Qualifications: For research into policy issues
Amount & Fund Type: $2,000
Deadline: Oct 31st, Jan 31st and May 31st

Hawaii Community Foundation
900 Fort Street Mall, Suite 1300
Honolulu, HI 96813
Phone: (808) 566-5570
Qualifications: Hawaii residents who attend an accredited college or university, undergraduate or graduate level as a full-time student. Selection is based on academic achievement, financial need and personal qualities.
Amount & Fund Type: Unavailable
Deadline: March 1

Gertrude S. Straub Trust - M. M. Scott Scholarship Fund
Hawaiian Trust Company Limited
P.O. Box 3170
Honolulu, HI 96802
Phone: (808) 537-6333
Qualifications: Graduate of a Hawaii public school attending school at an accredited mainland college or university. Studies should lead them to promote international understanding; cooperation and world peace
Amount & Fund Type: Varies
Deadline: March 1

HIAS Scholarship Funds
Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS)
333 7th Ave.
New York, NY 10001
Phone: (212) 967-4100
Qualifications: Must be a former HIAS client who immigrated to the United States after 1977
Amount & Fund Type: 26-28 $500-$2,500 scholarships
Deadline: April 16

Hispanic Lawyers Scholarship Fund (HLSF)
c/o Martin R. Castro Esq.
130 E. Randolph Dr
Suite 3200
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (312) 861-6632
Qualification: First-year law students of Hispanic descent.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: October 26

Hispanic Women's Council Scholarship Program
5805 East Beverly Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90022
Phone: (213) 725-1657
Qualifications: Resident of Los Angeles County. Must be of Hispanic descent. Women only. At least 25 years of age. Full time student. Maintain 2.0 GPA on 4.0 scale. Financial need
Amount & Fund Type: Varies (scholarships are renewable)
Deadline: Application period is open approximately four weeks between August and September

Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey
Aida Cabello
Scholarship Committee
HBANJ
PO Box 332087
Newark, NJ. 07102
(609) 777-2452
Qualifications: Hispanic residents of New Jersey
Amount & Fund Type: Contact.
Deadline: Contact.
Additional Information: Various scholarships.

Roscoe Hogan Environmental Law Essay Contest
Mary Peterson
Roscoe Hogan Environmental Essay Contest
1050 31st Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20007
Phone: (800) 424-2725 ext.380
Qualifications: One entry per law school of an essay on the topic to be determined
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000 - $3,000
Deadline: Intent-to-enter from due Dec. 16th and Feb. 17th

Hudson County Bar Foundation Scholarship
583 Neward Ave.
Jersey City, NJ 07306
Phone: (201) 798-4708
Qualifications: Resident of Hudson County, NJ. Financial need. Must devote time to the Hudson County Bar Foundation Law Library
Amount & Fund Type: 26 awards of $1,250
Deadline: April 30

Hubert H. Humphrey Doctoral Fellowships
Hubert H. Humphrey Doctoral Fellowship Program
US Arms Control and Disarmament Agency
ACDA/IVI/ITA
320 21st St. NW
Washington, DC 20451
Phone: (202) 647-4153
Qualifications: Candidates should be advanced graduate students completing dissertations on arms control related topics. Candidates for the JD degree are also eligible for Humphrey Fellowships during their third year of study.
Amount & Fund Type: $6,000 - $8,000
Deadline: Unavailable

Human Studies Fellowship
The Institute for Humane Studies
George Mason University
4084 University Dr., Suite 101
Fairfax, VA 22030-6920
Phone: (703) 934-6920 or (703) 352-7535
Qualifications: Must demonstrate interest in classical liberal principles and the advancement of a free society of responsible individuals.
Amount & Fund Type: $12,000
Deadline: Dec. 31st

Illinois State Scholarship Commission
106 Wilmont Road
Deerfield, IL 60015
Phone: (708) 948-8500
Name of Award: Illinois Scholarships for Survivors/Dependents of Correctional Workers
Qualifications: Must be a spouse, son or daughter of an employee of the Illinois Department of Corrections who was at least 95% disabled or killed in the line of duty
Amount & Fund Type: $3,100
Deadline: Contact source

Indian Fellowship Program
U.S. Department of the Education
600 Independence Ave. SW
Portals Bldg., Room 4300
Washington DC 20202-6335
Phone: (202) 260-1719 or (202) 260-1727
Qualifications: Must be of American Indian descent, enrolled full-time.
Amount & Fund Type: About $8,800
Deadline: Unknown

Inter-American Fellowship Program
IAF Fellowship Programs
901 North Stuart Street, 10th Flr. Dept. 555
Arlington, VA 22203
Qualifications: For Latin-American citizens who propose research in a field specializing in grass-roots development in Latin America and plan to return to the country to resume their career.
Amount & Fund Type: $18,000 - $22,000
Deadline: March 1st

Indian Health Employees Scholarship Fund
114 Fourth Avenue, SE
Federal Building, Room 215
Aberdeen, SD 57401
Qualifications: American Indian decent
Amount & Fund Type: $200 - $500
Deadline: Unavailable

Richard W. & Florence B. Irwin Law Scholarship
Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts
P.O. Box 15769
1500 Main street
Springfield, MA 01115
Phone: (413) 732-2858
Qualifications: Must have been a Northampton, MA resident for at least 5 years
Amount & Fund Type: Varies
Deadline: Aug 31st

Italian American Bar Association Of Michigan
ATTN: Alice C. Elkin, Miller, Canfield
Paddock and Stone, PLC
101 N. Main Street, 7th Floor
Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1400
Phone: (734) 668-7797
Qualifications: Students of Italian ancestry who have completed one year of law school.
Amount & Fund Type: $500 - $1,000
Deadline: March 1

Incorporated Society of Irish/American Lawyers Thomas P. Thorton Scholarship
Thomas F. Myers, Esq.
1000 Woodbridge Place
Detroit, MI 48207-3192
Qualifications: Second or third year law student. Applicants are asked to provide a resume, transcript of grades, statement of financial need and merit.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: April 17

Agnes Jones Jackson Scholarship
NAACP Special Contribution Fund
805 Mount Hope Drive
Baltimore, MD 21215
Phone: (410) 358-8900
Qualifications: Graduate student who is a member of the NAACP. Must not have reached the age of 25 prior to award, 2.5 GPA.
Amount & Fund Type: $2,500
Deadline: April 30th

Elaine Osbourne Jacobson Award
Marcia Feldman, Executive Director
The Roscoe Pound Foundation
1050 31st Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20007
Phone: (202) 965-3500 x380
Qualification: For women whose academic and clinical work advocates the health care needs of children, women, the elderly, or disabled.
Amount & Fund Type: $750 - $1,000
Deadline: Jan 20th

Jackson County Bar Association
Scholarship Committee
1401 West Michigan Ave.
Jackson, MI 49202
Qualifications: Jackson County, MI., resident attending an accredited law school or an accredited college or university pre-law program, a GPA of 2.5 or better, enrolled full or part-time.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: March 28

The Thomas T. Hayashi Memorial Law Scholarship
Japanese American Citizens League (JACL)
Attn: National Scholarship Committee
1765 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 921-5225
Qualifications: Must be entering an accredited school of law for the first time, JACL members, their children, or any American of Japanese ancestry.
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified number of one-time awards
Deadline: April 1

The Sho Sato Memorial Law Scholarship
Japanese American Citizens League (JACL)
Attn: National Scholarship Committee
1765 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 921-5225
Qualifications: Must be currently enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited law school in the following semester. JACL members, their children, or any American of Japanese ancestry may apply.
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified
Deadline: April 1

The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago Academic
Scholarship Program, Scholarship Secretary
Jewish vocational Service
1 South Franklin Street
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: (312) 357-4521
Fax: (312) 855-3282
Qualifications: Jewish students legally domiciled in the metropolitan Chicago area, who are identified as having promise for significant contributions in their chosen careers, and are in need of financial assistance for full-time academic programs in public service/public interest legal studies.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000 - up to $470,000
Deadline: March 1

Jewish Foundation Scholarship for Women
Jewish Foundation for Education of Women
Executive Director
Financial Aid to Women of Greater New York
330 West 58th Street
New York, NY. 10019
Qualifications: Residents of the Greater New York Area.
Amount & Fund Type: Contact.
Deadline: Contact.

The George E. Johnson Foundation Awards
8522 South Lafayette Avenue
Chicago, IL 60620
Qualifications: Beginning the first year of law school
Amount & Fund Type: 87 grants from $240-$898
Deadline: August 31

Mabel Wagnalls Jones Scholarship Fund
Executive Director
The Mabel Wagnalls Jones Scholarship Fund
c/o The Wagnalls Memorial
150 East Columbus St.
Lithopolis, OH 43136
Phone: (614) 837-4765
Qualifications: Legal resident of Bloom Township, OH
Amount & Fund Type: $2,000 for full-time students Varies for part-time students
Deadline: May 15

Junior League of Northern Virginia, Inc.
7921 Jones Branch Drive, Suite 320
Mclean, VA. 22102
Phone: (703) 893-0258
Qualifications: United States citizen, resident of Northern Virginia, women only 28 years of age or older in the year of application. Financial need
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified
Deadline: December 1

Kalamazoo Foundation-Clarence L. Remynse Scholarship
Clarence L. Remynse Scholarship
151 S. Rose Street Suite 332
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Phone: (616) 381-4416
Qualification: Students who have been a resident of Kalamazoo County, MI for 12 months prior to applying, are able to demonstrate financial need, need good citizenship qualities, high moral character and potential for leadership and academic success.
Amount & Fund Type: $250 - $7,500
Deadline: March 15

KAT Educational Trust Fund Scholarship
Kappa Alpha Theta Foundation
8740 Founders Road
Indianapolis, IN 46268
Phone: (317) 876-1870
Qualifications: Women only. United States or Canadian citizen. Full-time enrollment. KAT member in good standing. Financial need.

Kappa Gamma Fraternity
Circle Key Grants of Rose McGill
Kappa Gamma Fraternity
P.O. Box 2079
Columbus, OH 4316
Phone: (614) 228-6515
Qualifications: Applicants must be B.A./B.S. holders. They must be women, U.S. citizens, and members of Kappa Gamma Fraternity.
Amount & Fund Type: $750 offered once a year
Deadline: Unavailable

Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation Scholarships and Fellowships
P.O. Box 38
Columbus, OH 43216-0038
Qualifications: Women only. United States or Canadian Citizenship. Must maintain a B average. Kappa Kappa Gamma members only.
Amount & Fund Type: 20 to 30 $1,000 fellowships
Deadline: Feb. 1. Send self-address stamped envelope for application.

Kappa Kappa Gamma Graduate Fellowship Awards
KKG Foundation
P.O. Box 38
Columbus, OH 43216-0038
Phone: (614) 228-6515
Qualifications: Women who are members of Kappa Kappa Gamma send self-addressed, stamped envelope with 52 cent postage.
Amount & Fund Type: $750 - $1,000

The Honorable Francis W. Keating Memorial Scholarship
Phillip A. Rollins, D.A.
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Cape and Island District
P.O. Box 455
3231 Main Street
Barnstable, MA 02630
Qualifications: Residents of Southern Massachusetts submitted resume and references to the representative for the committee
Amount & Fund Type: Not Available
Deadline: Not Available

Kern County Women Lawyers Foundation Scholarship
Kern County Women Lawyers Foundation
P.O. Box 691
Bakersfield, CA 93302
Phone: (805) 636-4830
Qualification: Must be resident of Kern County, CA
Amount & Fund Type: $500 - $1000
Deadline: Jan 17th

Jackie-Joyner-Kersee Gold Medal Club Scholarship Program
JJK Youth Center Foundation
500 East Broadway, P.O. Box 6349
East St. Louis, IL 62201
Phone: (618) 482-2200
Qualifications: Cumulative 2.5 GPA. Currently enrolled in school at the Senior level or a participant in the JJK/East St. Louis, Lincoln High School; East St. Louis, relays; a high school in Madison or St. Clair Counties or a student pursuing a Graduate degree.
Application Process: Call or write for application
Amount & Fund Type: $1,500 Graduate Fellowship
Deadline: April 15

Knights Templer Educational Loans
Knights Templer Educational Foundation
Charles R. Neuman, Grand Recorder
5097 North Elston Avenue, Suite 101
Chicago, IL 60630
Qualifications: Successful completion of two years of undergraduate work. Must apply directly to state’s division office.
Amount & Fund Type: $3,000 in loans
Deadline: Unknown

Knights Templar
Division of the Guard Commandery of Pennsylvania
Masonic Temple
One North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 567-5836
Qualifications: Resident of Pennsylvania. Third or fourth year students
Amount & Fund Type: $1,500 each of last two years of $2,500 last year only (loans take six to eight weeks to process)
Deadline: Contact source

Peter and Alice Koomruian Armenian Education Fund
P.O. Box 0268
Moorpark, CA 93020-0268
Qualifications: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students of Armenia descent who are enrolled full-time in an accredited U.S. college or university.
Amount & Fund Type: Amount varies
Deadline: August 1 and Sept. 30

The Kosciuszko Foundation
Domestic Grants Office
15 East Sixty-fifth Street
New York, NY 10021
Phone: (212) 734-2130
Name of Award: The Kosciuszko Foundation Tuition Scholarships
Qualifications: Full-time enrollment in the United States United States citizen of Polish descent or Poles who are permanent residents of the United States, academic excellence. Evidence of identification with the Polish American community. Financial need
Amount & Fund Type: Tuition or part tuition
Deadline: January 15

Law Scholarships
99 Hudson Street
Suite 1600
New York, NY 10013
Phone: (212) 219-1900
Qualifications: Black law students who are U.S. citizens and who pledge to work one year in the field of public interest law for every year of financial backing provided. Preference is given to needy applicants who are under 35 years of age.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,500
Deadline: March 1

Labor Union Scholarships
Students whose parents are members of unions should investigate the possibility of obtaining financial assistance through a local or regional union scholarship program. Local union officials will be able to provide further details.

Latino Lawyers Association Law School Scholarship Fund
c/o Maribel Medina
333 South Ope Street, 38 Fl.
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Qualifications: Latino students entering their first, second, or third year of law school.
Amount & Fund Type: Unavailable
Deadline: June 15

Law Librarianship
Grants & Scholarships Committee
American Association Of Law Libraries
53 West Jackson Blvd., Suite 940
Chicago, IL 60604
Phone: (312) 939-4764
Qualifications: Financial need and definite interest and aptitude for law library work. Offered for the following categories; Library degree for law graduates; Library school graduates law school.

Lawrence(Massachusetts) Bar Association Scholarship
Scholarship Committee
c/o Michael B. Feinman, Esq.,
One Elm Square
Andover, MA 01810
Qualifications: Resident of Lawrence, Andover, Methuen, or North Andover.
Amount & Fund Type: Not Available
Deadline: April 3rd

Law Student’s Civil Rights Council
Law Student’s Council Rights Research Council
132 West 43rd Street; Third Floor
New York, NY 10036
Qualifications: Residents of Arlington county with financial need who have completed first year of law school.
Amount & Fund Type: Not Available
Deadline: Feb. 1st

Lawyers Wives of Arlington
Chairman, Scholarships Committee
Lawyers Wives of Arlington
6101 N. 31st Street
Arlington, VA 22207
Qualifications: Residents of Arlington county with financial need who have completed first year of law school.
Amount & Fund Type: Not Available
Deadline: Early April

Lemberg Scholarship Loan Fund
Attn: Myron F. Schoen, Secretary
60 East Forty-second Street, Suite 1814
New York, NY 10165
Qualifications: Must be Jewish. Financial need
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified amounts of interest free loans
Deadline: April 1 (for application, transcripts and letters of recommendation)
Additional Information: The Lemberg Scholarship Loan Fund was established by Samuel Lemberg of New York to aid Jewish men and women who otherwise might be unable to obtain the benefits of higher education. Although loans are granted interest-free, applicants should understand that they are assuming an obligation to repay the full amount of the loan within ten years after the completion of their course of study.

Littleton-Griswold Research Grants Program
American Historical Association
400 A Street S.E.
Washington, D.C. 20003
Qualifications: Must be member of the American Historical Association. Scholarship for research project in American legal history
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: Feb.1st

Scholarship for Low Vision Students
Council of Citizens with Low Vision International
5707 Brocton Dr. #302
Indianapolis, IN 46220
Phone: (800) 733-2258 or (317) 251-6588
Qualifications: For full-time and part-time graduate students with at least a 3.3 GPA and a vision impairing condition affecting both eyes (vision of 20/70.)
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: March 15th

The Lucent Pioneer Organization Scholarship
Lucent Technologies Pioneer office
Hotline: 888-999-5877
Qualifications: To assist students with tuition for physically and mentally challenged students in pursuit of education.
Amount & Loan Type: Unavailable
Deadline: January

Lutheran Church Women Awards
LCW Awards
c/o Unified Educational Fund
2900 Queen Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19129
Qualifications: Mature, active women members of the church.
Amount & Fund Type: Up to $1,500
Deadline: Feb. 15th

Maine State Bar Association Loan Fund
124 State Street
P.O. Box 788
Augusta, ME 04332
Phone: (207) 622-7523
Qualifications: Must demonstrate financial need. Intention to practice law in Maine. Second or third year law student. Academic achievement
Amount & Fund Type: Four loans of $500 annually, interest of 6%
Deadline: August 1 for fall; January 1 for spring

Makarios Scholarship Fund, Inc.
ATTN: K. Christodoulou
13 East 40th Street
New York, NY 10016
Qualifications: Students of Cypriot or Greek origin. Some awards are for Greek Cypriots born on the island of Cyprus and whose permanent residence is there. Applicants must be attending school on a full-time basis.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: May 1

Arthur F. Martins Scholarship
c/o Sheridan, Garrahan and Lander
161 Worcester Road
P.O. Box 867
Framingham, MA 01701
Qualifications: Massachusetts residents. Demonstrated a high degree of academic promise, financial need.
Amount & Fund Type: Not Available
Deadline: August 1st

The Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund
The World Bank Group
1818 H. Street, NW Rm. G-100
Washington, DC 20433
Phone: (202) 473-8751 or (202) 676-0419
Qualifications: Must be a woman who is non-U.S. citizen nor permanent resident, at least 25 years of age and has plans to return to home county within 2 years of graduation.
Amount & Fund Type: $6,000
Deadline: Unknown

Maryland State Scholarship Board
Maryland Professional School Scholarships
2100 Guilford Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21218
Phone: (410) 974-5370
Qualifications: Contact Source
Amount & Fund Type: Grants of $200-$1,000
Deadline: February 15

The McRoberts Memorial Law Scholarship Fund
Trustee McRoberts Memorial Law Scholarship Fund
First of America Trust Company
301 S. W. Adams St.
Peoria, IL 61631
Qualifications: Five-year resident of Peoria County, Illinois (immediately preceding his selection.) Single male with financial need.
Amount & Fund Type: Varies
Deadline: June 1st

Mecer County (NJ) Bar Association Scholarship
1245 Whitehorse Mercerville Rd., Suite 420
Mercerville, NJ 08619-3894
Attn: Debra S. Bella
Phone: (609) 585-6200
Qualifications: Residents of Mercer County. Must submit transcripts, resume personal statement, and proof of residents.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: April 15th

Mellinger Loans for Graduate Students
Mellinger (Edward Arthur) Educational Foundation
1025 East Broadway
Monmouth, IL 61462
Phone: (309) 734-2419
Qualifications: United States citizen. Resident of Illinois or Iowa.
Amount & Fund Type: 50 $2,500 renewable loans; 6% starts one year after graduation. Repayment period ten years.
Deadline: May 1

Sanders J. Mestel Legal Scholarship Fund
The Stark County Foundation
The Saxto House
331 Market Ave., South
Canton, OH 44702-2107
Phone: (216) 454-3426 or (216) 454-5855
Qualifications: Must be a permanent resident of Stark County, OH
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000 to $2,000
Deadline: April 15th

MALDEF Awards
Mexican American Legal Defense & Educational Fund
Attn: Director of Law School Program (MALDEF)
634 South Spring Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Phone: (213) 629-2512
Addtional Information: Please write for information
Qualifications: Full-time enrollment. Must be of Hispanic descent. Financial need. Intention to provide legal services to low income communities
Amount & Fund Type: 19 $1,000 scholarships and one $2,000 scholarship
Deadline: May 31

Helena Rubinstein Endowment Scholarship
Mexican American Legal Defense & Educational Fund
Attn: Director of Law School Program (MALDEF)
634 South Spring Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Phone: (213) 629-2512
Qualifications: Hispanic American women. Must have applied for the MALDEF Law School Scholarship. Outstanding academic record. Financial need
Amount & Fund Type: Stipend of $1,000
Deadline: May of each year

Milton H. Meyer Law Scholarship
Francis J. Butler, Clerk
Superior Court
300 Grand Street
Westbury, CT 06702
Qualifications: Resident of region serviced by Colonial Bank & Trust Co. with intent to practice in Connecticut. Successful completion of first year of law school. Financial need considered-but isn’t controlling factor.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,500
Deadline: Dec. 30th

Michigan Commission on Indian Affairs
Indian Tuition Waiver Program
611 West Ottawa Street, 3rd Fl N. Toward
P.O. Box 30026
Lansing, MI 48913
Qualifications: North American Indian blood who have been residents of Michigan for at least twelve consecutive months before applying.
Amount & Fund Type: Unavailable
Deadline: Unavailable

Military Order of the Purple Heart Scholarships
National Headquarters
5413-B Blacklick Road
Springfield, VA 22151-3960
Phone: (703) 642-5360
Qualifications: Must be the son, daughter or grandchild of a member of the Military Order of the Purple Heart. United States citizen, demonstrate academic achievement, full-time enrollment, financial need
Amount & Fund Type: Several $1,000 renewable scholarships
Deadline: June 15

Saint Thomas More Society
(Diocese of Worcester, (Massachusetts)
St. Thomas More Society
Diocese of Worcester-Chancery Office
49 Elm Street
Worcester, MA 01609-2597
Phone: (508) 791-7171
Qualifications: Applicants must be members of a parish within the Diocese of Worcester and be admitted to or enrolled in an accredited law school.
Amount & Fund Type: $3,000
Deadline: June 30th

Monroe County Bar Association Scholarship
Community Foundation of Monroe County
111 East First Street
P.O. Box 627
Monroe, MI 48161
Phone: (313) 242-1976
Qualifications: The candidate must be a graduate of a Monroe County high school, public or private and maintain their residence in Monroe County.
Amount & Fund Type: $500
Deadline: May 1

Mortar Board Fellowships
Mortar Board National Foundation
National Office
1250 Chambers Road, Suite #170
Columbus, OH 43212
Phone: (614) 488-4094
Qualifications: Member of Mortar Board, enrolled in a degree-granting program
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified number of $1,500 non-renewable fellowships
Deadline: January 31

Mound City Bar Scholarship Committee
Mound City Bar Association
Scholarship Committee
10130 Lookaway Drive
St. Louis, MO 63137-4303
Phone: (636) 237-2616
Qualifications: The Scovel Richardson Scholarship is awarded to an African-American law student who most exemplifies the ideals and accomplishments of Judge Richardson, the first Howard University Law School graduate to be appointed to the federal bench. Must have an official copy of your law school transcript and at least one letter of reference. Call for an application.
Amount & Fund Type: Unknown
Deadline: April 24

Michael Murphy Scholarship Fund
First Sergeant Robin Lown, Alaska State Troopers
2760 Sherwood Lane
Juneau, AK 99801
Phone: (907) 789-2161
Qualification: Resident of Alaska, interest in law enforcement
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000 interest free loans; loan forgiveness
Deadline: April 1

Muskegon County Community Foundation Scholarship
Attn: Executive Director
425 West Western Avenue
Muskegon, MI 49440
Phone: (616) 722-4538
Qualifications: Resident of Muskegon Area Intermediate School District, minimum 2.5 GPA on 4.0 scale
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified number of $500-$1,500 scholarships
Deadline: April 16

MAPS Scholarship Fund
Mutual Association for Professional Services
9171 Towne Center Drive, Suite 150
San Diego, CA 92122
Phone: (800) 221-6277
Qualifications: Based on need and academic achievement
Amount & Fund Type: Variable
Deadline: March 31

National Association of Black Women Attorneys Scholarship
NABWA Scholarship Committee
3711 Macomb Street, NW 2nd Floor
Washington, DC 20016
Phone: (202) 638-5715
Qualifications: Must be an African American women. Enrollment in an ABA accredited law school
Amount & Fund Type: Four $1,000-$3,000 renewable scholarships
Deadline: September 15

National Association for University Women (NAUW) Scholarships
Attn: Fellowship Chairman
1501 Eleventh Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
Qualifications: Must be African American. Women only. Holder of a master's degree
Amount & Fund Type: $2,000
Deadline: May 15

National Democratic Education Fund Democracy Scholarships
NDEF Democracy scholarship Committee
413 New Jersey Ave., SE
Washington, DC 20003
Qualifications: Open to any attending a Post-secondary institution. Submit a 2 page essay describing qualifications for the scholarship.
Amount & Fund Type: $500
Deadline: Sept. 30th

National Federation of the Blind Scholarship Committee
Scholarship Chairman
National Federation of the Blind
Scholarship Committee
814 4th Avenue, Suite 200
Grinnell, IA 50112
Phone: (515) 236-3366
Qualifications: All scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence service to the community, and financial need. Must be legally blind.
Amount & Fund Type: $3,000 to $10,000
Deadline: Sept. 30th

National Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Selection Committee
P.O. Box 728
Novato, CA 94948-0728
Phone: (415) 892-9971
Qualifications: Must be a United States citizen or a permanent resident of Mexican, Caribbean, Cuban, Puerto Rican, South or Central American heritage. Full time enrollment on a day-time basis, enrollment at an accredited institution located in one of the fifty states or Puerto Rico. Academic achievement, personal strengths including leadership ability, financial need
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified number of $500-$1,000 awards
Deadline: August 15 - October 1
Additional Information: The NHSF does not give scholarships to persons employed full-time. Funds are allocated by taking into consideration the geographical distribution of Hispanics throughout the United States. Note. The selection committee puts considerable emphasis on the personal statement which is part of the application.

National Institute of Justice Graduate Research Fellowship Program
National Institution of Justice
633 Indiana Ave., NW
Washington, D.C. 20531
Phone: (800) 851-3420
E-mail: askncjrs@ncjrs.aspensys.com
Qualifications: Must propose research in the area of law enforcement, criminal justice, violence or substance abuse.
Amount & Fund Type: Based on quality of research proposal
Deadline: Sept. 15th, April 15th, Aug. 15th, & Dec. 16th.

National Italian American Law Fellowship
National Italian American Foundation Law Fellowship
Educational Scholarship Program
1860 19th St., NW
Washington, Dc 20001
Phone: (202) 387-0600
Additional Information: Must write for information
Qualifications: Contact
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: May 31

National Lawyers Guild Summer Projects
National Lawyers Guild
1205 Smith Towe
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: (206) 622-5144
Qualifications: Law students interested in working with civil rights. Women and ethnic minorities are particularly encouraged to apply
Amount & Fund Type: $1,700 stipend
Deadline: February of each year

Native American Congressional Internship Program
Morris K. Udall
Scholarship and Excellence in National
Environmental Policy Foundation
110 South Church, Suite 3350
Tucson, AZ 85701
Phone: (520) 670-5529
Qualifications: Be an enrolled member of a recognized tribe. Have a minimum 3.2 GPA. Have an interest in tribal government and policy.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000, $2,000
Deadline: Jan 15th

James Z. Naurison Scholarship Fund
Community Foundation of West Massachusetts
Box 5769
Springfield, MA 01115
Phone: (413) 787-8570
Qualifications: At least one year residence prior to the time application is made in one of the four western counties of Massachusetts, namely Hampden, Hampshire, Franklin, and Berkshire, or Suffield, Connecticut. Must have completed all admission requirements for the law school chosen at the time the award is made. Must start law school before the age of 30. The applicant must be one whose personal or family financial situation is such that the desired education could not be obtained except through the assistance of scholarships
Amount & Fund Type: $400-$2,000
Deadline: April 15 (subject to change)

Native American Education Grant
Presbyterian Church, USA
Financial Aid for Studies
100 Witherspoon Street
Louisville, KY 40202
Qualifications: Indians, Aleuts and Eskimos pursuing full-time post-secondary education who demonstrate financial need.
Amount & Fund Type: $200 - $500
Deadline: June 1

Native American Area Office Locations:
115 4th Ave., SE
Aberdeen, SD 56401

P.O. Box Drawer "S"
Window Rock, AZ 86515

P.O. Box 8327
Albuquerque, NM 87108

P.O. Box 3785
Portland, OR 97208

Federal Building
P.O. Box 368
Anadarko, OK 73005

1951 Constitution Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20240

316 North 26th St.
Billings, MT 59101

P.O. Box 3-8000
Anchorage, AK 99501

831 2nd Ave. S
Minneapolis, MN 55408

124 West Thomas Road
P.O. Box 7007
Phoenix, AZ 85001

The Navajo Nation
Department of Higher Education
P.O. Drawer "S"
Window Rock, AZ 86515
Phone: (800) 223-7133
Qualifications: Applicants must be a legally enrolled member of the Navajo tribe, demonstrate financial need and be morally obligated to return to the Navajo Nation after graduation to provide professional services.
Amount & Fund Type: $3,000
Deadline: June 30 for fall, November 30 for winter

Nevada Women's Fund
Box 50428
Reno, NV 89513
Phone: (702) 786-2335
Qualifications: Women from the state of Nevada interested in preparing for a legal career and be working on a legal degree. Selection is based on academic achievement, financial need and community service. Particular attention is paid to applications from reentry women and women who are single parents.
Amount & Fund Type: Stipend is $1,000
Deadline: Call

NJ Class Loans
New Jersey Higher Education
CN 538
Trenton, NJ 08625
Phone: (800) 35-NJLOAN or (609) 558-2222
Qualifications: Credit worthy New Jersey residents. Adjusted gross income must be less than $85,000 per year.
Amount & Fund Type: Up to $7,000 in loans
Deadline: Not Available

Margaret Yardley Fellowship
New Jersey State Federation of Women's Clubs
55 Clifton Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Phone: (908) 249-5474
Qualifications: Women only. Preference to New Jersey residents. Full-time enrollment. High standards of character, scholarship, ability, purpose and potential service in career choice. Financial need. Assurance of an uninterrupted year of study
Amount & Fund Type: Six to seven $1,000 fellowship per year
Deadline: February 1

NOW Legal Defense and Education Fund
99 Hudson St.
New York, NY 10013
Phone: (212) 925-6635
Qualifications: Students and other interested in working on women's rights and issues are eligible to apply
Amount & Fund Type: Stipend of $250 a week for the summer months
Deadline: December for second-year students; January for first-year students
Additional Information: Interns work with staff members to conduct research as well as compile facts and statistics on facilities, services, privileges, and opportunities for women.

Office of Indian Education
Office of Indian Education Fellowship Program
Department of Education
1250 Maryland Ave. SW, Room 4300
Washington, DC 20024
Phone: (202) 401-1916 or (202) 401-1887
Qualifications: Tribal Members working on a law degree are eligible for an award based on need.
Amount & Fund Type: Unavailable
Deadline: January 1

Mario G. Olmas Memorial Scholarship
La raza lawyers Association of Fresno
P.O. Box 775
Fresno, CA 93712
Phone: (209) 445-0123
Qualifications: Academic achievement, leadership, involvement in Latino community, and relationship to California’s Central Valley.
Amount & Fund Type: $5,000
Deadline: Nov. 30th

Graduate Scholarship Grants
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
Charles R. Drew Memorial Scholarship Commission
International Headquarters
2714 George Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 667-7158
Qualifications: Must be an Omega Psi Phi brother in good financial standing. Minimum of B average (in extraordinary cases, an average of less than "B" may be considered, if the candidate shows evidence of excellence in his or her major field)Financial need.
Amount & Fund Type: Up to $500 awarded annually
Deadline: May 15

The George E. Meares Memorial Scholarship
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
Charles R. Drew Memorial Scholarship Commission
International Headquarters
2714 George Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (202) 667-7158
Qualifications: Same as above, plus United States citizen
Amount & Fund Type: Up to $1,000
Deadline: April 1

OPEU Scholarships
Oregon Public Employees Union (OPEU)
1127 Twenty-fifth Street, SE
Salem, OR 97301
(503) 581-1505
Address to: 1445 Willamette Street
Eugene, OR 97401
Phone: (503) 346-1240
Qualifications: Member or related to a member of OPEU. Financial need
Amount & Fund Type: $375-$750 awards
Deadline: May 1

Alice Freeman Palmer Fellowship
Committee on Graduate Fellowships
Office of Financial Aid
Box GR, Wellesley College
Wellesley, MA 02481
Qualifications: Must be a single woman age 26 or younger
Amount & Fund Type: $4,000
Deadline: December 1

Paralyzed Veterans Of America
5413-B Baklick Road
Springfield, VA 22151-3960
Phone: (703) 642-5360
Qualifications: Residents of Hampden, Hampshire, Franklin and Berkshire, MA or Enfield and Suffield, CT. Student must have been a resident for at least one year prior to application.
Amount & Fund Type: $3,000
Deadline: June 1

P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship Fund (Educational Loan Fund)
3700 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312
Phone: (515) 255-3153
Qualifications: Women only, U. S. citizen, completion of one semester of law school. Must be sponsored by a P.E.O. member.
Amount & Loan Fund: $2,000 loan at unspecified interest
Deadline: Contact source

Glenn D. Peters Scholarship
Calumet National Bank
Trust Department
5231 Hohman Ave.
Hammond, IN 46320
Phone: (219) 932-6900
Qualifications: For permanent residents of the counties comprising the U.S. District Court of Northern Indiana.
Amount & Fund Type: Unavailable
Deadline: May 15

Phi Delta Gamma Study Grant Award
Phi Delta Gamma
Attn: Executive Secretary
4308 Grover Street
Omaha, NE 68105
Phone: (402) 556-3186
Qualifications: Must be a Phi Delta Gamma member for at least two years. Minimum 3.9 GPA or better
Amount & Loan Fund: Unspecified number of $100-$1,000 renewable grants
Deadline: November 1 for odd years and February 1 for even years.

Phi Eta Sigma Founders Scholarship
Phi Eta Sigma
228 J. E. Foy Union Building
Auburn University, AL 36849
Phone: (205) 826-5856
Qualifications: Must be a Phi Eta Sigma member. Entering the first year of graduate study
Amount & Loan Fund: Ten $2,000 scholarships
Deadline: March 1

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
National Office
P.O. Box 16000
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70893-6000
Phone: (504) 388-4917
Qualifications: Applicants must be members or nominees.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: March 1

Portage County Bar Association Caris Scholarship Fund
Thomas Sicuro, Kane,
Sicuro & Simon
101 E. Main St.
P.O. Box 167
Ravenna, OH 44266
Qualifications: Law student must be resident in or have connection to Portage County, Ohio; demonstration of need; merit.
Amount & Fund Type: Unavailable
Deadline: Unavailable

Presbyterian Church Graduate Loan Program
Office of Financial Aid
Presbyterian Church (USA)
100 Witherspoon Street
Louisville, KY 40202-1396
Phone: (502) 569-5776
Qualifications: Interest-free loans while in full-time attendance. Must demonstrate financial need, must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident and a member of Presbyterian Church.
Amount & Loan Type: $200 - $1,000
Deadline: April 1st

Professional Development Fellowships
U.S. Student Programs Division
Institute of International Education
809 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY 1001-2815
Phone: (212) 984-5326
Qualifications: For those students who wish to study in East Central Europe. Must be U.S. citizen in 2nd or 3rd year of study.
Amount & Loan Type: $1,000-$2,000 or $1,000 in Bar Review Stipends
Deadline: Jan 31st

PSF Committee of Swiss Benevolent Society Of New York-Pellegrini Scholarship Fund
608 Fifth Avenue
Suite 309
New York, NY 10020-2303
Qualifications: Available to students of Swiss descent who are permanently domiciled in New York, New Jersey or Connecticut.
Amount & Loan Type: Unavailable
Deadline: Unavailable

Public Employees Roundtable-Public Service Scholarships
P.O. Box 14270
Ben Franklin Station
Washington, DC 20044-4270
Qualifications: Students who are planning a career in government. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.5.
Amount & Loan Type: $500-$1,000
Deadline: Mid-May

Puerto Rican Legal Defense Scholarship Program for Law Students
Scholarships
Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Education Fund
99 Hudson Street, 14th Floor
New York, NY 10013-2815
Qualifications: All applicants must be in a JD degree program at an American Bar Association (ABA) approved law school. Students working towards their LL.M are not eligible for these awards.
Amount & Loan Type: Contact
Deadline: Contact

Reserve Officers Association Of The United States Henry J. Reilly Memorial Scholarship
Ms. Mickey Hagen
One Constitution Ave. NE
Washington, DC 20002-5655
Phone: (202) 479-2200
Fax: (202) 479-0416
Qualifications: Active or associates ROA members in good standing. Applicants must maintain at least a 3.30 GPA and have an undergraduate GPA of 3.20 and must demonstrate leadership qualities.
Amount & Loan Type: $500
Deadline: April 1

Bill Rasko Foundation, Inc.
Bill Rasko Foundation, Inc
P.O. Box 507
Crownsville, MD 21032-0507
Qualifications: U.S. citizen. Must be a 2nd or 3rd year student
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000 to $3,000 interest free loans
Deadline: April 1st

Republic of China, Ministry of Education
Office of the Cultural Division
131 Van Ness Center
Coordination Council for North American Affairs
4301 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Suite 131
Washington, DC 20008
Phone: (202) 895-1800
Qualifications: Must have studied at a junior college, college, university or graduate department in the Republic of China for at least one academic year with adequate grades. Must have a reasonable command of the Chinese language.
Amount & Fund Type: $200-$250 per month, renewable
Deadline: Contact source

Thomas F. Black, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund
Rhode Island Bar Foundation
91 Friendship St.
Providence, RI 02903
(401) 421-6541
Qualifications: Must be a resident of Rhode Island. Enrolled full time first year student at an accredited law school. Good Character, scholastic achievement. Financial need
Amount & Fund Type: Two awards of $2,500
Deadline: February 19

Howard B. Richard Scholarship for the Blind
Miss Peggy Pinder, Chairman
National Federation of the Blind Scholarship Committee
814 4th Ave., Suite 200
Grinell, IA 50112
Qualifications: Must be legally blind and studying or planning to study law.
Amount & Fund Type: $2,500
Deadline: March 1st

Oscar W. Rittenhouse Memorial Scholarship
c/o Prosecutor's Supervisory Section
Division of Criminal Justice
25 Market St., P.O. Box 085
Trenton, NJ 08625
Phone: (609) 984-6500
Qualifications: Must be a New Jersey resident. Attending accredited law school. Must be interested in law enforcement
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: June 15

Rotary Foundation
1560 Sherman Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201
Phone: (847) 866-3000
Qualifications: Application must be through applicant’s local Rotary Club. Must hold bachelor’s degree or equivalent prior to commencement of scholarship studies. Applications must be endorsed by local district. Intended for studying abroad.
Amount & Fund Type: Varies
Deadline: Varies

The Rothbert Fund, Inc.
The Secretary, Rothbert Fund, Inc.
475 Riverside Drive; Room 252
New York, NY 10115
Phone: (212) 870-3116
Qualifications: Competition is open to all in the U.S. regardless of sex, age, race, national or religious background. Preference is given to those with high scholastic achievement and those considering teaching as a career.
Amount & Fund Type: $2,500
Deadline: Feb. 1st

Leo S. Rowe Pan American Fund Scholarship
Organization of American States
Office of Fellowships and Training
Secretariat for Technical Corporation
Washington, DC 20006-4499
Phone: (202) 458-3000
Qualifications: Must be a Latin American student. Two years away from graduation. Academic achievement. Financial need
Amount & Fund Type: Low interest loans, maximum $100 per month
Deadline: March 1

Royal Thai Government Scholarships
Office of Education Affairs
Royal Thai Embassy
1906 23rd Street, NW
Washington, DC 20008
Phone: (202) 667-9111 or (202) 265-7239
Qualifications: Must be a Thai student under 35 years of age studying international law. Must commit service to the Thai Revenue Department, Ministry of Finance.
Amount & Loan Fund: Varies
Deadline: July 24th

Ruth Rabstein Scholarship
Women Lawyer’s Caucus of Mercer County
Attn: Olivia Crisp, Chair
Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 475
Cranbury, NJ 08512
Phone: (609) 395-9515
Qualifications: Must be a Mercer County woman resident. Award based on financial need, academic achievement, and community service.
Amount & Loan Fund: $1,000
Deadline: April 15

Sachs Foundation
90 South Cascade Avenue
United Bank Building, Suite 1410
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Phone: (719) 633-2353
Qualifications: Must be African American. Resident of Colorado. Undergraduate GPA of 3.8 or higher on 4.0 scale
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified
Deadline: March 1

Sequoyah Fellowship Program
245 Fifth Ave., Suite 1801
New York, NY 10016-7877
Phone: (212) 689-8720
Qualifications: Tribal member who is a graduate student in any field.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,500
Deadline: September 1

Service League of Northern Virginia
5012 Lee Highway
Arlington, VA 22207
Qualifications: Women only. Resident of northern Virginia. Over 30 years of age
Amount & Loan Fund: Unspecified
Deadline: Contact source

Grotefand (George) Scholarship
Shasta County Office of Education
Attn: Office of Superintendent
1644 Magnolia Avenue
Redding, CA 96001
Phone: (916) 225-0227
Qualifications: Completed all of high school education in Shasta County.
Amount & Fund Type: One full-tuition scholarship.
Deadline: April 20

Shearman and Sterling Scholarship Program
Earl Warren Legal Training Program, Inc.
99 Hudson Street, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10013
Phone: (212) 219-1900
Qualifications: Must be 1st year African-American law student. May be renewable for 2nd and 3rd years of law. Based on academic achievement, financial need, personal commitment to legal profession as well as public interest.
Amount & Loan Fund: $3,000 - $4,000
Deadline: March 15

Robert A. Shuker Memorial Scholarship
Judge Nan R. Shuker
D.C. Superior Court, Rm. 3430
500 Indian Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: (201) 879-1207
Qualifications: Must be a resident of Washington D.C.
Amount & Loan Fund: $5000
Deadline: March 15th

SNEF Scholarship
Sigma Nu Educational Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 1869
Lexington, VA 24450
Phone: (703) 463-1869
Qualifications: Graduate of Virginia Sigma Nu Fraternity. Financial need.
Amount & Loan Fund: $500
Deadline: None

The Walter S. Barr Fellowships
The Horace Smith Fund
Attn: Executive Secretary
Springfield Institution for Savings
Box 3034
Springfield, MA 01101
Phone: (413) 739-4222
Qualifications: Full-time enrollment. Residents of Hampden County. Good scholastic record. Financial need.
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified
Deadline: February 1

Society of Satellite Professionals International
SSPI
225 Reinkers Lang, Suite 600
Arlington, VA 20314
Phone: (703) 243-8948
Website: www.SSPI.org
Qualifications: Female over 28 who is a resident of northern VA returning to school for further career preparation.
Amount & Fund Type: Not Available
Deadline: Nov 15th

Somerset County Bar Association Scholarship Foundation
35 North Bridge Street
P.O. Box 400
Somerville, NJ 08876
Phone: (908) 685-2323
Qualifications: Resident of Somerset County
Amount & Fund Type: Scholarships and loans ranging from $500 to $1,500 depending on funding.
Deadline: June 1

Sons of Italy Foundation
219 E. Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 547-2900
Qualifications: Full-time enrollment. Evidence of exceptional leadership qualities. High scholastic ability. Italian heritage
Amount & Fund Type: 10 - 12 $1,000-$5,000 scholarships
Deadline: February 17

Sarah Cohen Scholarship Fund
Sovran Bank, N.A.
P.O. Box 3000
Norfolk, VA 23514-3000
Address to: Sarah Cohen Scholarship
c/o Ohef Shalom Temple
Stockley Gradesn at Raleigh Avenue
Norfolk, Va 235907
Qualifications: Resident of Norfolk, Virginia. Financial need. High academic standing. Potential for service to the community.
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified
Deadline: June 1

The Spencer Foundation Dissertation Fellowships
Attn: Catherine A. Lacey
Senior Program Officer
875 North Michigan Avenue
Suite 3930
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Phone: (312) 337-7000
Qualifications: Applicants must be candidates for the doctoral degree in any field of study at a graduate school in the United States, although they need not be United States citizens. Dissertation topics must concern education and all predissertation requirements must be completed by June 1, 2002. 
Application: The forms required for application are available from the address below or can be downloaded from the Foundation’s web site. Supporting documents include a current graduate school transcript, letters of reference, a brief professional statement, a dissertation abstract, and a narrative discussion of and work plan for the dissertation.
Awards: Approximately 30 non-renewable fellowships of $20,000 will be awarded to support completion of the dissertation. This amount must be expended within two years of the award and in accordance with the work plan provided by the candidate.
Deadlines: Request for required application forms must be received by October 6

Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association Scholarship
Richard E. Walters, Chair, Scholarship Committee
Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association
333 Park Central East, Suite 1010
Springfield, MO 65806
Phome: (417) 831-2783
Qualifications: The applicant must be in his or her final year of undergraduate school or have already attained an undergraduate degree and have applied to attend an accredited law school on a full-time basis. The applicant must be a permanent resident of Greene County, Missouri, be a graduate of a school in Greene County, Missouri, or be a child or grandchild of a member or former of the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association.
Amount & Fund Type: Call
Deadline: April 18 absolutely must be received by 12 noon.

Stamford (Connecticut) Bar Association Foundation and Loan Program
Peter M. Ryan, Esq.
P.O. Box 1732
Darion, CT 06820
Qualifications: Residents of Stamford-Darien area
Amount & Fund Type: Up to $1,000
Deadline: Not Available

The Stark County Foundation Sanders J. Mestel Legal Scholarship Fund
The Saxton House
331 Market Ave. S
Canton, OH 44702-2107
Qualifications: Stark County, OH residents in good standing who are entering their final year, must show financial need and have an interest in trial advocacy
Awards & Fund Type: Unavailable
Deadline: April 15

Stark County, OH Legal Association Scholarship Fund
Financial Aid Office or contact
Stark County Bar Association
ATTN: Scholarship Committee
309 AmeriTrust Building
Canton, OH 44702
Qualifications: Applicants must have completed at least one semester of law school at an accredited law school. Applicants will be judged on the following criteria: commitment to community involvement, high scholastic achievement, and good character and standing in the community. In addition, emphasis will be placed on applicants who have a past or current residency in Stark County, Ohio, and who intend to undertake the practice of law in Stark County, Ohio.
Amount & Fund Type: Unavailable
Deadline: January 4

The Starr Foundation
ATTN: Ta Chun Hsu, President
70 Pine Street
New York, NY 10270
Qualifications: Scholarships for children of employees of American International are available.
Amount & Fund Type: Unavailable
Deadline: Unavailable

Emanuel Sternberger Educational Fund Loan
Attn: Executive Director
P.O. Box 1735
Greensboro, NC 27402
Phone: (910) 275-6316
Qualifications: Legal resident of North Carolina. Good Scholastic standing. Financial need. Good credit rating
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000 for the first year, $2,000 for subsequent years with a cap of $5,000; loans repayable in monthly installments upon graduating or stopping school.
Deadline: April 30

Hattie M. Strong Foundation Loans
1735 "I" Street, NW, Suite 705
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: (202) 331-1619
Name of Award: Hattie M. Strong Foundation Loans
Qualifications: Enrolled full-time in an accredited institution. Within one year of completion of degree.
Amount & Fund Type: $2,500 interest free loans
Deadline: Between January 1 and March 31 for consideration for the scholastic year beginning the following September.

Trowbridge Merit Scholarship
Brown County Legal Auxiliary and Brown County Bar Association Scholarship
Greater Green Bay Community Foundation
302 North Adams Street, Suite 100
Green Bay, WI 54301
Qualifications: Must be a legal resident of Brown County or have resided in Brown County for at least five years. Student in good standing after completion of one or two years of law school. Consideration shall be given to those applicants who have participated in law-related community service and/or student activities. This award shall be made without regard to race, religion or sex.
Amount & Fund Type: $500- $1000
Deadline: May 1

J.L. Turner Legal Association Fred Finch, Jr. Scholarship
ATTN: Jaren Whitaker
9514 Millridge Drive, Suite 100
Dallas, TX 75243
Phone: (817) 978-6478
Qualifications: Available for African American second or third-year students who have a connection to the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex and who are in good academic standing.
Amount & Fund Type: $2,000
Deadline: Unavailable

Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians
Scholarship Program
P.O. Box 900
Belcourt, North Dakota 53316
Phone: (701) 477-8102 or (701) 477-8053
Qualifications: Certificate of degree to Indian Blood. Letter of Acceptance/Admission. Student Award Letter/THESP Budget form 002. High School Transcript or GED Certificate. Academic Plan.
Amount & Fund Type: Unknown
Deadline: Nov. 15th

An Uncommon Legacy Foundation, Inc.
Scholarship Committee
150 West 26th Street, Suite 503
New York, NY 10001
Phone: (212) 366-6507
Qualifications: Lesbian graduate students enrolled at an accredited college or university.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000
Deadline: May 1

Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations
Vickie Pratt
Stansfield Scholarship Program
Unitarian Universalist Association
25 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02108
Phone: (617) 742-2100
Qualifications: Qualifications include being active in a Unitarian Universalist congregation, active in community affairs, and demonstrating financial need.
Amount & Fund Type: Unknown
Deadline: Feb 15th

Josephine Seaman Scholarship
United Church of Christ
Southern California Conference
466 East Walnut Street
Pasadena, CA 91101-1690
Phone: (818) 789-8082
Qualifications: Older women either beginning a career or pre-paring for a second career. African American women only. Affiliation with the United Church of Christ.
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified
Deadline: May 1

United Methodist Education and Ministry
Board of Higher Education and Ministry
The United Methodist Church
Office of Loans & Scholarships
P.O. Box 871
Nashville, TN 37202-0871
Phone: (615) 340-7346 or (615) 340-7048
Qualifications: Member in good standing for at least one year in the United Methodist Church. U.S. Citizen or permanent resident with co-signer.
Amount & Fund Type: Up to $2,500 in loans
Deadline: Fall term: July 1-Sept. 30/Spring term: Nov.1-Jan. 31

H.A.N.A. Scholars Program
United Methodist Church Board of Higher Education and Ministry
P.O. Box 871
Nashville, TN 37202
Phone: (615) 340-7344
Qualifications: Must be Hispanic, Asian, Black, or Native American and U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Must be an active member of the United Methodist Church for at least one year and be recommended by a pastor. Financial need. Enrolled at an accredited institution.
Amount & Fund Type: $3,000 maximum
Deadline: April 1

The Priscilla R. Morton Scholarship
United Methodist Church Board of Higher Education and Ministry
P.O. Box 871
Nashville, TN 37202
Phone: (615) 340-7344
Qualifications: U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Active member of the United Methodist Church for at least one year prior to applying. GPA of 3.0 or higher
Amount & Fund Type: Varies
Deadline: June 1

Indian Fellowship Program Awards
United States Department of Education
600 Independence Ave., SW.
Washington, DC 20202-6335
Phone: (202) 260-3774
Qualifications: Must be American Indian or an Alaskan Native as defined under CFR 34. United States citizen, full-time enrollment, must not have obtained a terminal post-baccalaureate degree, demonstration of commitment to the Indian community, high academic performance and financial need.
Amount & Fund Type: Approximately 47 awards ranging from $2,500-$39,300
Deadline: Feb - April
Additional Information: If you are awarded a fellowship, it will cover your expenses from fall to spring less any educational resources awarded to you through other assistance. For the succeeding years, you will be automatically eligible to apply for a continuation award in the field at the degree level of your original fellowship.

Vermont Student Assistance Agency
P.O. Box 2000, Champlain Mill
Winooski, VT 05404
Phone: (802) 655-9602
Addtional Information: Scholarship and Grant program
Qualifications: Resident of Vermont. Financial need
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified, maximum $4,000
Deadline: No deadline, apply after January 1. Awards given on a first come, first serve basis

Venture Student Aid Award
Venture Clubs of the Americas
1616 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: (215) 732-0512
Qualifications: Physically-disabled students between the ages of 15 and 35 years old.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000-$1,500
Deadline: Dec 15th

VIDA Dutton Scudder Fellowship
Office of Financial Aid
Box GR
Wellesley College
Wellesley, MA 02181
Phone: (617) 283-3525
Qualifications: Women only. Graduate of Wellesley College. Full-time enrollment
Amount & Fund Type: $2,000
Deadline: November 1

Warren (Earl) Law Scholarship
Warren (Earl) Legal Training Program, Inc.
99 Hudson Street, Suite 1600
New York, NY 10013
Phone: (212) 219-1900
Additional Information: Must write for information
Qualifications: United States citizen. African American. Interested in Civil Rights Law. Full-time enrollment. Financial need. Preference for those under 35 years of age
Amount & Fund Type: Up to 200 $1,200 renewable scholarships
Deadline: March 15

Waterbury Bar Association
7 Kendrick Avenue, Room 19
Waterbury, CT 06702
Phone: (203) 598-7111
Additional Information: President's Scholarship, Association Scholarship and Training Scholarship
Qualifications: Resident of Waterbury Bar Association region. Good scholastic standing. Evidence of community service
Amount & Fund Type: 3 scholarships, $500-$1,500
Deadline: April 15

Wellesley College
Secretary to the Committee on Graduate Fellowships
Center for Work and Service
Wellesley, MA 02181
Phone: (617) 283-2347
Qualifications: Applicants are graduates of Wellesley, others are open to women to women from other universities.
Amount & Fund Type: $1,000 - $4,000
Deadline: December 16

Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
8765 West Higgins Road
Chicago, IL 60631-4194
Phone: (312) 380-2850
Addtional Informaiton: Scholarships for Non-Traditional Students
Qualifications: Members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America only. Women only, financial need, mature women who return to school after being in the work-force or a homemaker for at least two years.
Amount & Fund Type: Varies
Deadline: Contact source

Women’s Research and Education Institute
Congressional fellowships on Women and Public Policy
Women’s Research and Education Institute
1750 New York Ave., NW, Suite
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: (202) 628-0444
Qualifications: Recipients are selected on the basis of academic achievement, financial need, quality of proposed research, political/civic activity, and interest in women’s policy issues.
Amount & Fund Type: $10,000 stipend
Deadline: March 15th

Women's Lawyers' Public Action Grant Foundation
P.O. Box 480197
Los Angeles, CA 90048-1197
Phone: (213) 669-6568
Qualifications: Primarily women interested in working with under-served groups. Law students who are sponsored by an organization to work during the summer with such under-served groups as women immigrants, minorities and the disabled. Preference is given to applicants from California, particularly southern California.
Amount & Fund Type: Up to $5,000
Deadline: January of each year

World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program
Frank Farner, Administrator
Graduate Scholarship Program
1818 H Street, NW, M-4035
Washington, D.C. 20433
Phone: (202) 473-6849
Qualifications: Awards for students from a World Bank country. Under 40 years of age.
Amount & Fund Type: Unknown
Deadline: Mid-to-late April

YIA Scholarships
Yakima Indian Agency
P.O. Box 151
Toppenish, WA 98948
Name of Award:
Qualifications: Must be a Yakima Indian student of at least 1/4 blood, academic achievement
Amount & Fund Type: Unspecified
Deadline: None

Young America's Foundation Scholarship
F.M. Kirby Freedom Center
110 Elden St.
Herndon, VA 22070
Phone: (703) 318-9608
Additional Information: Must write for information
Qualifications: Financial need. Academic achievements. Familiar with the work of Young America's Foundation. Demonstrate leadership
Amount & Fund Type: One for $2,000, one for $5,000 and several others in varying amounts
Deadline: May 31

General Graduate Scholarships
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.
National Headquarters
1734 New Hampshire Ave., NW.
Washington, DC 20009
Phone: (202) 387-3103
Additional Information: Please write for information
Qualifications: Women only. Full-time enrollment
Amount & Fund Type: $500-$1,000 per academic year
Deadline: February 1

Nancy B. Woolridge Graduate Fellowship
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.
National Headquarters
1734 New Hampshire Ave., NW.
Washington, DC 20009
Phone: (202) 387-3103
Qualifications: Member of the Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Demonstration of scholarly distinction or unusual ability in her chosen field. Full-time enrollment.
Amount & Fund Type: $500-$1,000 per academic year
Additional Information: Only the finalist will be notified of the Foundation's action no later than August 15

Zonta Club of Medford, Massachusetts, Inc.
Ms. Marilyn Blumsack
91 Woodside Road
Medford, MA 02155
Qualifications: Resident of Medford
Amount & Fund Type: Unknown
Deadline: Mid-to-late April