Scholarships


SCHOLARSHIP update:

MDFAWL FOUNDATION 2021 SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS [DEADLINE: JAN. 15, 2021 @ 11:59 P.M. ET]

The MDFAWL Foundation provides educational opportunities for women and scholarships annually to law students who demonstrate financial need, community involvement, and scholastic merit.

Eligibility: Currently enrolled law students in a law school located in Florida

Complete details & Application: Available @

mdfawlfoundation.org/scholarships.html?fbclid=IwAR2JXYmYOAkp_8GEggTS_IWoGjuDB4Jw0M26PjWBaY3IWYcUFs4EkgSJUVA


SCHOLARSHIP update:

FAIR CASES LAW GROUP SCHOLARSHIP [DEADLINE: DEC. 31, 2020]

Fair Cases Law Group, a Los Angeles Personal Injury Law Firm, is pleased to offer an annual $1,000 scholarship to a student who is currently attending or planning on attending law school. Scholarship winner will be notified prior to Jan. 31.

Eligibility: Enrolled as full-time student of accredited college/university for completion of graduate degree

Award: $1,000

Requirements: Minimum 2.5 GPA

  • Candidates must “Like” the Fair Cases Law Group Facebook Page & “Share” the official Scholarship Link
  • Candidates should follow the Fair Cases Law Group Instagram page to see the announcement regarding the winners

Submission components: (1) Application; (2) transcript; and (3) essay between 350 to 700 words detailing your vision for your future, including an explanation of short-term and long-term goals, and how a J.D. degree will help you get to where you want to go

Complete details and Application: Available @ faircases.com/fair-cases-law-group-scholarship


SCHOLARSHIP update:

THE LAW FIRM OF JEREMY ROSENTHAL COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP [DEADLINE: DEC. 31, 2020 @ MIDNIGHT PT]

Encouraging and supporting the educational advancement of students in our community is an important mission of our firm. The rising costs of education create a hardship for some who would like to further their education, but simply can’t acquire the necessary funds.

Eligibility: U.S. citizen

Award: $1,000

Requirements: Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

Submission components: (1) Submit an essay of at least 750 words, but no more than 1,000 words, in MS Word, Adobe PDF, or Plain Text format on the following topic: What unique qualities and perspective will you bring to your chosen profession that will cause you to stand out from the crowd? (2) Name and phone number; (3) Proof of enrollment or acceptance to your college or trade school; (4) Proof of GPA requirement through an official transcript, if currently enrolled in an institute of post-secondary or graduate education

Complete details: Available @ lawfirmofjeremyrosenthal.com/practice-areas/car-accidents/#scholarship


SCHOLARSHIP update:

FREIDIN BROWN, PA. & SAVE SOCIAL JUSTICE SCHOLARSHIPS [DEADLINE: OCT. 30, 2020]

The Freidin Brown, P.A. & SAVE Social Justice Scholarships provide financial support to LGBTQ and allied students who have strong connections to the South Florida community and are striving to lead in a field of Social Justice. Freidin Brown, P.A. and SAVE hope to give tomorrow’s social justice leaders the tools they need to excel.

About Freidin Brown, P.A. & SAVE: Freidin Brown, P.A. is a Miami-based law firm that focuses on medical negligence, complex personal injury, and whistleblower cases throughout Florida and the United States. With over a century of combined experience, our lawyers have dedicated their careers to obtaining justice for their clients. By collaborating with SAVE on the Social Justice Scholarships, the entire family at Freidin Brown, P.A. hopes to promote equality and social justice throughout our community.

Established in 1993, SAVE is Florida’s first grassroots LGBTQ advocacy organization. Their mission is to promote, protect, and defend equality for persons of all sexual orientations and gender identities, and fighting discrimination against the LGBTQ community. SAVE Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization   focused on laying the educational groundwork that leads to policy change both within the LGBTQ community and South Florida at large.

Eligibility: Applicants cannot be a past or present client of Freidin Brown, P.A.; applicants cannot be a past recipient of a Freidin Brown, P.A. & SAVE Social Justice Scholarship

Award: We will provide $5,000 in financial assistance to 5 applicants, totaling $25,000 in scholarship awards

  • Finalists will be requested to join us for a brief interview before winners are announced. Scholarship winners will be announced on or before Dec. 20, 2020, and scholarships will be funded directly to each winner’s school for the Spring 2021 semester.

Requirements: Applicants must have a proven record of volunteer or leadership experience either within the LGBTQ community or within another field of social justice

Submission components: (1) An up-to-date school transcript; (2) Proof of financial need (e.g., FASFA form, tax return, student loan receipt, or another official form indicating the need for financial support); (3) A personal statement (500 words max.) as prompted in the application link below; & (4) An essay (1000 words max.) that addresses one of the prompts listed in the application link below.

Complete details & Application: Available @ yourfloridatrialteam.com/scholarship/

Contact: For any questions regarding the scholarship or application requirements, please contact Caroline Venditti @ cv@fblawyers.net


SCHOLARSHIP update:

BROWN, PC NATIONAL BUSINESS LAW SCHOLARSHIP [DEADLINE: AUG. 10, 2020]

Eligibility: Second or third year full-time U.S. law student with a demonstrated interest in business law

Award: $500

  • Award will be announced Aug. 17, 2020

Requirements: Minimum 3.0 GPA

Submission components: (1) Cover letter summarizing their interest in business law. Cover letters should also include the following information: (a) Name; (b) Email Address; (c) Street, City, State & Zip Code; (d) Phone Number; (e) University Name & City, State; (f) Student ID Number; (g) GPA (minimum 3.0); (h) Expected Graduation Date; (2) Candidates are encouraged to submit, along with their letter, any documents demonstrating their interest in business law. Documents might include a transcript or class schedule showing business law courses completed or currently enrolled in, a letter of recommendation from a business law professor or a letter from someone who supervised the applicant in a business law-related job or internship.

Complete details: Available @ browntax.com/National-Business-Law-Scholarship.shtml

Contact: Please feel free to direct questions to Kristen.Brown@brownpc.com