External Scholarships

Eligibility for these external scholarships may be based on financial need, academic achievement, and extracurricular activities. These external sites are provided for your information and are not endorsed by the UH Law School. To suggest a link, please email lawfnaid@hawaii.edu. Mahalo!

Online Search Engines General
Environmental Native Hawaiian
Diversity Public Interest
Home State/County Scholarships Summer | Diversity (Summer)
International Students Undocumented Students
Local University of Hawaiʻi
Pacific Asian Legal Studies Veterans/Military

Online Search Engines


For a comprehensive list of legal writing competitions, please visit the Legal Writing Competitions Blog, maintained by the University of Arkansas School of Law Research and Writing Program.


See also Summer.

Home State/County Scholarships

  • Dwyer Williams Potter Attorneys LLP  A $1,000 scholarship to students entering law school in the fall of 2014.  The scholarship is available to students graduating from an Oregon University, who have been accepted to an accredited law school anywhere in the United States.

International Students


Native Hawaiian

Pacific Asian Legal Studies


See also internal Environmental Law Program Awards and Fellowships.

Public Interest


Diversity (Summer)

Undocumented Students

University of Hawaiʻi


United States military personnel and their authorized dependents (as defined by the Armed Services) during the period such personnel are stationed in Hawai‘i on active duty and members of the Hawai‘i National Guard and Hawai‘i-based Reserves may be allowed to pay resident tuition.   Please see Residency Requirements.



Lisa M. Dye

Director of Financial Aid
(808) 956-5502