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Diversity Fellowships

Diversity Fellowship programs provide first-year law students the opportunity to spend their 1L summer working at a law firm or corporate in-house legal department. Each application process is unique, so please read application instructions carefully, and contact us at  with any questions.

In addition to using the resources below, please also regularly check Symplicity  and search “diversity” for any new diversity fellowship opportunities.


Useful Resource: 1L Diversity Statement Best Practices


  1. Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) Scholar Opportunities  ***

    • Please see for a list of more than 75+ additional opportunities

  2. ABA Pipeline Diversity Directory
  3. NALP Guide to Diversity Scholarship Programs and Initiative