Who Should Apply Jenner & Block provides scholarship support to promote diversity in the legal profession. The Firm has established a Minority Scholarship Program for first-year law students at universities around the country, including Chicago-Kent College of Law, DePaul University College of Law, Howard University School of Law, Indiana University Law School, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, College of Law of the University of Illinois, University of North Carolina School of Law, University of Missouri School of Law, and University of Virginia School of Law. We also continue to support the Hispanic Lawyer Scholarship Fund, American Intellectual Property Law Education Foundation, American Bar Foundation Diversity Fellowship, and the ABA Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund, a financial award to encourage racial and ethnic minority students to attend law school and to provide financial assistance to students in need. Other scholarship funding includes assisting disadvantaged youth in the community through scholarship programs such as Scholarship Chicago’s “High 5 Campaign.” Scholarship Chicago is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping economically disadvantaged youth in Chicago attend college or other post-secondary education. Currently, we support five college-bound students, including providing internships, networking assistance and attorney mentors.
Contact Information Jenner & Block Donald B. Verrilli, Jr. Partner and Diversity Team Leader 601 Thirteenth Street, N.W., Suite 1200 South Washington, D.C. 20005