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Baker Hostetler - Paul D. White Fellowship

Deadline: Cincinnati: Janurary 16, 2015 - Orlando: February 6, 2015

Eligibility:

In tribute to Paul D. White, the firm’s first minority partner and a pioneer for minorities in the legal profession, a scholarship was created to provide minority law students with valuable experience early in their careers.

The Paul D. White Scholarship is awarded annually to law students of Black or African American, Hispanic or Latino, Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, Asian, American Indian, or Alaska Native descent. The scholarship includes a paid summer clerkship and a $7,500 cash award.


To honor his memory and to encourage law students to appreciate the efforts of those who have come before them, the Paul D. White Scholarship was established in 1997. Awarded annually to law students of Black or African American, Hispanic or Latino, Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, Asian, American Indian or Alaska Native descent, the scholarship includes a paid summer clerkship and a $7,500 cash award. The firm has expended more than $2 million in scholarships and clerkships for minority law students since its inception.

Award: Paid summer clerkship in Orlando or Cincinnati offices, and a $7,500 cash award.

Website: http://www.bakerlaw.com/diversity/firmdiversityscholarship