McKool Smith Diversity Scholarship

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As part of our continued commitment to recruit, retain, and promote a diverse team of lawyers, we are awarding Diversity Scholarships to support outstanding diverse 1L law students. We will be awarding up to $30,000 to one to six recipients.

  • $10,000 on starting as a 1L summer 
  • $10,000 after successful completion of 1L summer and on starting as a 2L summer
  • $10,000 after successful completion of 2L summer and on starting as an associate

Scholarship applicants must be current first year law school students enrolled at an ABA-accredited law school who are students of color, members of the LGBTQ+ , differently abled, or whose background or experience would otherwise contribute to the diversity of the legal profession. Applicants should not be a recipient of a diversity award or scholarship from another law firm.

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Up to $30,000
Application Period
December 19, 2022 - February 17, 2023
February 17, 2023 (Applications are considered on a rolling basis)

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