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Outside Scholarships for Law Students

This listing of scholarships have been sent to various administrative offices at Pace Law School through regular mail or email. It represents a small sampling of scholarships that can be found through research, local bar associations and other legal resources.

The AAJ Women for Justice Education Fund’s Mike Eidson Scholarship
Amount: $5,000
Criteria: The Scholarship, traditionally given in the amount of $5,000, is awarded annually to a rising 3L (or rising 4L in a night program) female student who has demonstrated a commitment to a career as a plaintiffs’ lawyer or criminal defense lawyer, along with dedication to upholding and defending the principles of the Constitution, and to the concept of a fair trial, the adversary system, and a just result for the injured, the accused, and those whose rights are jeopardized.
Deadline: May 1, 2014
Information: jritrovato@sugarman.com

Biunno Scholarship Program of the Essex County Bar Association
Amount:
$2,500
Criteria: Open to students with disabilities who are residents of NJ. Factors include financial need, law school achievement, and the commitment to practice law.
Deadline: May 9, 2014
Information: imendez@essexbar.com

The Kaplan Group Annual Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Criteria: Graduate student pursuing a business or law-oriented degree program with a minimum 2.50 GPA.
Deadline: July 27, 2014
Information: http://www.kaplancollectionagency.com/scholarship

Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Criteria: The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution.
Deadline: June 14, 2014
Information: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm