Applications to the Diversity Access Scheme 2020 are now open.

The Law Society Diversity Access Scheme supports people from low socio-economic backgrounds who want to become solicitors.

The scheme offers 10 diversity scholarships each year. Each place includes:

  • a bursary to fund your Legal Practice Course (LPC)
  • work experience
  • mentoring support

Make sure you read the eligibility criteria and application guidance before filling in the application form.

If you have any questions not covered by the application guidance, or require additional support or adjustments, email