Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
Yes
Renewable
Apply Now
What you'll need:
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Entry In A Contest
Apply Now
Bay Area Minority Law Student Scholarship

Description

Our scholarship program is an expression of our commitment to diversity in legal education and the legal profession.Most scholarships involve a three-year commitment to qualified students. The vast majority of scholarships awarded are $10,000 per year.Since the program started, we have awarded more than $2 million dollars in scholarships. Our recipients have gone on to become associates in firms, in-house counsel, judges and nonprofit leaders.To apply for a scholarship, check sfbar.org to see if your school is participating in our program. Scholarship applications are open in early spring and will be posted in the website.To learn more, contact Samantha Akwei at sakwei@sfbar.org.

Amount Details

$10,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Entry In A Contest
Contact Samantha Akwei

sakwei@sfbar.org