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Avg. Amount Awarded
127
Days
February 24 2021
Application Deadline
No
Renewable
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BWLA Scholarship Essay

Description

The Black Women LawyersÔÇÖ Association Scholarship Fund (BWLA-SF) endeavors to encourage African-American women in the law through support in their legal education and to promote diversity in the legal profession. ELIGIBILITY: Applicants must (1) complete the essay, attached application, and submit all required documents by the deadline of February 24, 2020; (2) attend an ABA accredited law school as a 1L, 2L or 3L evidenced by a Letter of Good Standing from the schoolÔÇÖs registrar; and (3) complete an interview with the BWLA Scholarship Fund Board of Directors if selected as a finalist. AWARD: The Grand Prize Award will be at least $3,000 depending on the amount of scholarship funds raised. For more info, visit the scholarship webpage. (https://bwla.org/2020-spring-essay-scholarship-application/)

Amount Details

$3,000
Low Amount Awarded
$52,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Law/Legal Services

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