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American Bar Association Legal Opportunity Scholarship - Intended to encourage racial and ethnic minority students to apply to law school and to provide financial assistance to these students. Completed scholarship applications must be postmarked no later than March 1, 2010. Application can be downloaded from web site.
Guaranteed Scholarships - Scholarships offered by individual colleges and universities to ALL students meeting the stated criteria. These "guaranteed" scholarships are not limited in number, and require no essay, no competition, no audition, no portfolio, and no interview. Any and all students meeting the stated criteria and application deadlines WILL receive them.
Scholarship and Fellowship Database - Provides links on the following categories: Scholarships and Fellowships; Scholarships Only; Fellowships Only; Study Abroad; Population-Specific Databases (Canadian Students, Minority Students, Female Students); and Field Specific Databases (Journalism, Computer Science, Nursing and Health Physics, Art); and Conferences and Field- Specific Aid.
The Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans - The Soros Fellowships for New Americans support 30 individuals a year for up to three years of graduate study anywhere in the U.S. The Fellowship provides $20,000 maintenance and half tuition. Candidates must be either holders of Green Cards, naturalized citizens, or children of two naturalized citizen parents.
Exploring Law School and Legal Careers
Below are recordings of webinars featuring content-area experts ranging from pre-law advisors to the former vice president of the National Association of Law Placement to the former director of admissions at Harvard Law School.