Exciting News!

As of April 1, 2023, Nexsen Pruet will merge with
Maynard Cooper & Gale. 

Together we are 

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We look forward to serving our clients from 23 offices and with 550 attorneys coast-to-coast.

Scholarship Program

Strengthening the Lawyers of Tomorrow...Today

The Nexsen Pruet Diversity Scholarship Program illustrates the firm’s commitment to diversity inside our walls and in the legal profession as a whole. We have an obligation to promote diversity by providing more and better opportunities to deserving law school students.

In 2008, Nexsen Pruet launched the Nexsen Pruet Diversity Scholarship Program. The scholarship is awarded to two underrepresented or diverse law students who are enrolled at an ABA accredited law school. The program recipients receive a $5,000 scholarship and a paid summer associate position. Since the inception of the scholarship program, we have awarded 42 scholarships at a total investment of $130,000.

These scholarships go to underrepresented or diverse law students planning careers in South or North Carolina and our hope is to:

Download a copy of the rising 2L scholarship application.

Application Open

July 2022

Application Submission Deadline

August 1, 2022


August 2022

Learn more about our Diversity Scholarship recipients from 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018.

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