San Manuel Band of Mission Indians Scholarship

UNLV will award one full-tuition scholarship per year to an incoming L.L.M. student. Recipients of the San Manuel Scholarship are selected by the admissions committee independent of admission decisions, with preference given to tribal citizens and indigenous student applicants. To be considered for the San Manuel Scholarship applicants must have an active application and submit a 2-page essay outlining why they should be selected for the scholarship by July 1, 2021.

The San Manuel Band of Mission Indians is a federally recognized Indian tribe located on the San Manuel Indian Reservation near Highland, California. Read more about the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians and their gift to help position the university as the nation’s leading source for education and innovation related to tribal gaming operations and law.

Scholarship Essay can be emailed to