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Helen W. Nies Memorial Scholarship

Federal Circuit Bar Association

Kevin R. Casey
The Federal Circuit Bar Association 
Charitable and Educational Fund

1620 I Street, NW
Suite 801
Washington DC 20006 

Phone: (202) 466-3923

Fax: (202) 833-1061

An award of $10,000 will be given in memory of Helen W. Nies, former Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.  Special considerations for the Helen W. Nies award include: (a) encouraging the participation of women lawyers in the legal profession, (b) recognizing the contributions of women lawyers to society in general, (c) highlighting academic excellence, (d) addressing need, and (e) advancing the interest of women law students in intellectual property.  Only one Helen W. Nies Memorial Scholarship is awarded each year.  The award is presented at the Association’s annual dinner in November.   

Requirement: Female Applicant

Deadline: April 15