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Dinsmore & Shohl Diversity Scholarship Program - 1L

Application Period: December 1 – December 31

Deadline: December 31, 2016

Eligibility: Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, one of the largest law firms in the Midwest, is pleased to offer its Diversity Scholarship Program.

In addition to working as a salaried Summer Associate in one of Dinsmore’s offices, recipients will receive a scholarship up to $10,000. Recipients will also be assigned a mentor who will serve as a dedicated resource for professional development. We are specifically seeking applicants who have a strong record of academic or professional achievement, demonstrated leadership qualities, and a meaningful commitment to diversity.

We are pleased to offer a unique opportunity for one first-year law student with global consumer products company Procter & Gamble. One first-year scholarship recipient will be a salaried Summer Associate for both P&G and Dinsmore, splitting a 12-week period between both organizations’ Cincinnati, Ohio offices.

Additionally, we have a similar opportunity with Yum! Brands, Inc., one of the world's largest restaurant companies with over 40,000 restaurants.  One first-year law student would be selected to split a 12-week period with Dinsmore and Yum! Brands, Inc. in Louisville, Kentucky. 

Dinsmore also offers its own Diversity Scholarship Program including a weekly salary to work exclusively for Dinsmore and receive a scholarship award up to $5,000.

Interested first-year students may apply for all opportunities between December 1 and December 31.  We ask that students complete the application forms to indicate their specific interest in the opportunities available, however, it is only necessary to send one set of application materials if students are interested in more than one opportunity.

Award: up to $5,000 - $10,000 and a salaried summer associate position