Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
30
Days
March 3 2023
Application Deadline
N/A
Renewable
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Farella Braun + Martel LLP 1L Diversity Scholarship

Description

FarellaÔÇÖs Diversity Scholarship Program assists Bay Area diverse law students in pursuing their legal careers. Recipients are in their first year of law school and are selected based on academic and personal accomplishments and financial need. Students attending the University of California Hastings College of the Law are also eligible. Applicants must be students who self-identify as a member of a historically underrepresented community, including those identifying as BIPOC, a member of the LGBTQIA+ community, disabled, and/or have a background or experience that would otherwise contribute to the diversity of the legal profession. Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate a commitment to working and living in the Bay Area. A copy of your law school transcript, your college transcript, and copies of all other graduate and undergraduate academic work you have are required. No more than three references are also required.

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for Black, Hispanic, Asian/Pacific Islander or American Indian/Alaska Native students
  • 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
  • CheckmarkRestricted by ethnic heritage: African, Latin American/Caribbean

How to Apply

What you'll need:

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  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Resume
  • Checkmark Transcript
Contact Su Myint

DiversityScholarship@fbm.com
Tel: 415-954-4400 Address Russ Building
235 Montgomery Street, 17th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104