Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
287
Days
January 29 2022
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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Davis Wright Tremaine 1L Diversity Scholarship Program

Description

DWT offers six 1L Diversity Scholarships to first year law students from diverse backgrounds, which includes a paid summer associate position and $15,000 for their second year tuition and other school expenses. One student for the following offices in 2021: Los Angeles, New York, Portland, San Francisco, Seattle, and Washington, D.C. The San Francisco scholarship will be awarded to a candidate with either some experience or serious interest in Energy law. To apply, the cover letter must indicate which office you are applying for and your connection to the region. One-page personal statement, a copy of your grades from the first semester of law school (if your law transcript is not available at the time you apply, you will receive a follow-up email with a link and instructions on how to submit it online. An unofficial copy is acceptable.) Legal writing sample un-edited by a third party. List of three references, one of whom should be a person qualified to comment on your law school work.

Amount Details

$15,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of California, New York, Oregon, Washington
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Law/Legal Services

How to Apply

What you'll need:

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  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Other - Legal writing sample
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Resume
  • Checkmark Transcript
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Contact Brook Dormaier
Law Student Recruiting Manager
brookdormaier@dwt.com
Tel: 206-757-8761 Address 920 Fifth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104-1610