Bay Area Minority Law Student Scholarships (Bar Association of San Francisco)

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Class Level
1L
We offer these scholarships because we are firmly committed to, and recognize the importance of diversity within the legal practice, particularly in the San Francisco Bay Area. The scholarships are need based and are given to underrepresented minorities in six Northern California ABA-accredited law schools. In addition to scholarship funding, we provide mentoring and guidance to the selected applicants.



Applicant Requirements:

• This is a need-based scholarship.Applicants must provide compelling financial need.
• Must be a student from a minority group that is underrepresented in San Francisco Bay Area law schools
• Must submit a completed application packet by the deadline.
• Must have received a “letter of admission" from one of the six (6) San Francisco Bay Area ABA accredited law schools
listed below
• Must be entering law school in Fall 2018; current law students are welcome to apply

Award
$5,000
Application Period
August 1 - December 1, 2021
Deadline
May 22, 2020

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