Diversity Opportunities for 2Ls

Updates to this page will be made as 2L diversity opportunities become available to our office. Please check back frequently.

Sidley Austin Diversity & Inclusion Scholarship

Target class: Rising 2Ls
Award: $20,000
Deadline: Rolling; applicant are encouraged to apply as soon as possible
Contact: Jennifer Connelly

Womble Carlyle Scholars Program
Target Class: Rising 2Ls
Award: $30,000 over second and third years of law school
Deadline: July 15, 2015
Contact: Nicole Dashiell, Professional Development & Recruiting Manager

Richard Mintz Summer Associate Diversity Scholarship
Target Class: Rising 2Ls
Award: $10,000 as well as a paid summer position in Mintz Levin's Boston, New York or San Diego office for your 2L summer
Deadline: Priority deadline is July 17, 2015; final deadline is August 14.
Contact: DiversityScholarship@mintz.com

Latham & Watkins Diversity Scholars Program

Target Class: Rising 2Ls (Rising 3Ls will be considered on a select basis)
Award: $10,000 non-renewable scholarship and employment for summer 2016
Deadline: July 31, 2015

Helsell Fetterman Richard S White Fellowship
Target Class: Rising 2Ls
Award: $7,500 academic scholarship
Deadline: August 14, 2015

Proskauer Rose Silver Scholars Program

Target Class: Rising 2Ls
Award: $30,000
Deadline: Applications will be accepted from June 1 through September 15

Akin Gump/Robert Strauss Diversity Scholarship

Target Class: Rising 2Ls
Award: $25,000
Deadline: Applications will be accepted from July 1 through September 15, 2015

Irell & Manella Diversity Scholarship
Target Class: Rising 2Ls who receive and accept an offer to partcipate in the 2016 Irell & Manella Summer Program
Award: $15,000 
Application period: July-September 30
Deadline: September 30
Contact: T. Edith Gondwe, Manager of Recruiting & Development