$15,000
Avg. Amount Awarded
154
Days
April 21 2019
Application Deadline
2
Awarded last year
Yes
Renewable
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Description

The Bay Area Minority Law Student Scholarship provides financial assistance to qualified students from minority groups underrepresented in our law schools. The scholarship is based on academic achievement, financial need, and diversity. The recipient must be a law student attending one of the eight participating Northern California law schools. The vast majority of scholarships awarded are $10,000 yearly. Students may receive a one-time or multi-year scholarship depending upon available funds and successful completion of the scholarship requirements stated at the time the award is given. Visit our web site for details and application materials: http://www.sfbar.org/jdc/diversity/educational-programs/scholarships.aspx

Amount Details

$5,000
Low Amount Awarded
$10,000
High Amount Awarded
$30,000
Total 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
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in California
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Law/Legal Services

How to Apply

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Contact Ann Murphy
Diversity Pipeline Programs Manager
amurphy@sfbar.org
Tel: 415-782-8908 Address 301 Battery Street, Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111