Law Students

Thank you for your interest in joining Corporate Counsel Women of Color® Law Students. We have great opportunities to connect with diverse attorneys in the legal profession through our scholarships, fellowships, internships, and mentorship programs.


Corporate Counsel Women of Color Diverse Law Student Spring Mentorship Fellowship

Spring Semester 2022

Deadline: December 31, 2021

Awarded: January 15, 2022

Corporate Counsel Women of Color Diverse Law Student Mentorship Fellowship — CCWC will select up to 10 diverse students from underrepresented groups to receive one-on-one mentorship from CCWC leaders during the semester. Students will also receive a stipend to cover the cost of their schoolbooks for the semester.

To apply, mail a 500-word essay on how you plan to impact the legal profession and an unofficial transcript to Corporate Counsel Women of Color | Radio City Station | PO Box 2095 | NY, NY 10101-2095 | Subject Line: “Mentorship Fellowship.” Make sure to include your name and address on the document and in the subject line: Corporate Counsel Women of Color Diverse Law Student Mentorship Fellowship. 

Application Deadline: December 31, 2021 (for Spring 2022).


Corporate Counsel Women of Color Summer Internship Trainee Program 

Deadline: January 1, 2022

Announced Selections: February 15, 2022

CCWC will select up to 5 diverse students from underrepresented groups to participate in its virtual summer internship trainee program. Students will receive a $5,000.00 scholarship for the summer.

To apply, mail your resume and a 500-word essay on how you plan to impact the legal profession and an unofficial transcript to Corporate Counsel Women of Color | Radio City Station | PO Box 2095 | NY, NY 10101-2095 | Subject Line: “CCWC Summer Internship Trainee Program.” Make sure to include your name and address on the document and in the subject line: Corporate Counsel Women of Color Summer Internship Trainee Program.

Application Deadline: January 1, 2022


Corporate Counsel Women of Color Bar Prep for Diverse Students Studying for the July 2022 Bar Exam 

Summer 2022

Deadline: March 1, 2022

Awarded: April 1, 2022

Corporate Counsel Women of Color Kaplan Bar Prep for Diverse Students Studying for the Bar Exam — For 3Ls graduating in May 2022, CCWC will select up to 5 diverse students from underrepresented groups to receive a Kaplan bar preparation course for July 2022 Bar Exam. To apply, mail a 500-word essay on how you plan to impact the legal profession and an unofficial transcript to Corporate Counsel Women of Color | Radio City Station | PO Box 2095 | NY, NY 10101-2095. Make sure to include your name and address on the document and in the subject line: Corporate Counsel Women of Color Bar Prep for Diverse Students Studying for the Bar Exam.

Application Deadline: March 1, 2022 (for Summer Bar Preparation).


Corporate Women of Color

My Life as a Lawyer Scholarship

Deadline: June 30, 2022

Awarded in October 2022

 

1L and 2L students who are enrolled in an accredited law school in any state of the United States of America are eligible to apply for the Corporate Counsel Women of Color My Life As a Lawyer Scholarship.

For more details and to apply: 


Corporate Counsel Women of Color Mentorship Guide

We believe in mentorship and supporting the next generation. We have a list of mentors who are available to connect with you to discuss your career and to provide mentorship.

Access CCWC Mentor Resources Guide:

Summer Interns 2020!

Miles Curry

Fordham Law School

Mariame Dangnokho

Georgetown Law Center

Jessie Dara

Southern University Law Center

Ja’Nore Scott

Texas Southern University School of Law

Daesha Roberts

Howard University School of Law

Cierria Hendricks

North Carolina Central University School of Law

Mahrukh Ali

Indiana University Mauer School of Law at Bloomington

Kai Haaris

Texas Southern University School of Law

Wynnifred Sanders

Southern University Law Center

Zunara Ishtiaq

Rutgers Law School

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Corporate Counsel Women of Color
Radio City Station
P.O. Box 2095
New York, NY 10101-2095

646-483-8041
www.ccwomenofcolor.org

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