$10,000
Avg. Amount Awarded
111
Days
April 3 2019
Application Deadline
3
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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Description

As part of Farella Braun + Martel LLP's continued commitment to increasing the diversity of the legal profession through the hiring of law students and attorneys from diverse backgrounds, we are awarding three scholarships to support outstanding, diverse Bay Area law students. We will award a total of $30,000 in scholarship grants to be divided equally among three first-year law student recipients. Scholarship applicants must be current first-year, full- or part-time (attending first-year classes) law students who are students of color, members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community, disabled, or whose background or experience would otherwise contribute to the diversity of the legal profession. Recipients must currently attend one of the following local law schools: University of California Berkeley School of Law; University of California Davis School of Law (King Hall); University of California Hastings College of the Law; Santa Clara University School of Law; Stanford Law School; or University of San Francisco School of Law.

Amount Details

$10,000
Low 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 Law/Legal Services

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Contact Priscilla Zaccalini
Diversity Programs Coordinator
pzaccalini@fbm.com
Tel: 415-954-3547 Address Farella Braun + Martel
235 Montgomery Street, 18th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104