Scholarship recipients will be considered for a paid internship at Carlson Caspers during the summer prior to entering law school and will be considered for a paid clerkship during the summers after their first and second year of law school.


  • Undergraduate, or higher, degree in chemistry, physics, life sciences, pharmacy, engineering, or computer science (or expect to obtain such degree in 2017)
  • Accepted and will attend an ABA accredited law school beginning in the fall of 2017. The scholarship will be paid upon proof of attendance during the first semester/quarter.
  • Intend to practice intellectual property law in the Twin Cities upon graduation from law school
  • Not the recipient of any other diversity scholarship awarded by another law firm

Deadline: AprilĀ 18, 2017

To apply for the scholarship please submit an application, resume, official transcripts, and a personal statement. Finalists will be interviewed by the Carlson Caspers scholarship committee (in person or via Skype).