Phillips Lytle Diversity Scholarship

Academic Year 2019-2020

The Phillips Lytle LLP Diversity Scholarship is available for students entering their second or third year of law school. The scholarship supports diversity in the local Bar. Students can receive the award for two consecutive years.


  • Membership in a minority group that is traditionally underrepresented in the legal community of Western New York
  • Intent to remain and practice law in Western New York after graduation and a commitment to this geographical area
  • Factors demonstrating especially strong character, experience or ability
  • Financial need
  • Academic record

TO BE CONSIDERED Complete the Application Form below, upload a letter in support of your eligibility, together with a current resume.

DEADLINE April 19, 2019

By applying for the scholarship, you authorize the selection committee to have access to your law school file.

Finalists will be notified if they have been chosen for an interview. Interviews will be conducted by Phillips Lytle on May 3, 2019.

2019-2020 Scholarship Poster.

Application Form

This application, including a cover letter, resume and unofficial transcript, must be received by Friday, April 19, 2019.