Veterans, Cancer Survivors, and Everyone in Between - There’s a Scholarship for You.

Law school is a great endeavor that most students often embrace with open arms and empty checkbooks. Luckily, there are a lot of scholarship resources available to help those that need financial aid. Every semester, however, too many students are often overlooked for scholarships due to their unusual circumstances and the lack of accessibility towards finding the financial means to attend law school. For this reason, we have compiled a list of resources of diverse scholarships for those who don't quite fit the common mold often needed to seek out financial aid.


The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C. is offering a $1,000 scholarship for a college student living with autism, or whose loved one is living with autism. For more information please go to

Auger & Auger Disabled Scholar Award

As part of their efforts to give back to the disabled community, Auger & Auger is sponsoring a $1,000 scholarship, given twice a year, to assist with tuition and expenses at a qualifying undergraduate institution. - See more at:

Accident Survivor Scholarship

Two scholarships are offered for financial assistance to survivors of accidents – $1,000 financial aid to one Law Student and $1,000 financial aid to one University Student. For more information, please visit:

Ferrer, Poirot & Wansbrough Scholarship for Military Veterans

In recognition of the bravery and dedication of our troops, the law offices of Ferrer, Poirot & Wansbrough are proudly offering their first-ever Scholarship for Military Veterans. This will comprise of $1,000 scholarship that will help one deserving veteran succeed in school and their career.

Chalik & Chalik Annual Survivors Scholarship

Aimed at those who have survived a serious medical diagnosis and are moving forward in their lives, the $1,000 scholarship is open to those attending college or law school in the U.S.


Our $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to one college student who has battled leukemia or whose life has been affected by it.


They are now offering four $1,000 scholarships to help veterans further their education and enter a career field that would, in turn, help other veterans.

Steinger, Iscoe & Greene Law Scholarship for Child Advocates

Steinger, Iscoe & Greene are pleased to offer a semi-annual $1,000 scholarship for a child advocate or abuse survivor seeking a law degree. - See more at:

Icing On The Ring Triumph Over Breast Cancer Scholarship

This $1,000 scholarship was created to assist one achievement-oriented student who is struggling with or has survived breast cancer.

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