Serbian Bar Association of America Scholarship

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The SBAA is open to persons of Serbian birth, ancestry, and their spouses, and to those who subscribe to the aims and purposes of the Association and are licensed to practice law in any state of the U.S. or province of the Commonwealth of Canada or who have completed a degree of paralegal studies. You may register to become a member of the SBAA below. Membership is free for law students and new attorneys who have been admitted to the bar for less than one year. You must be currently enrolled in a JD or LLM program in the United States to be eligible for a SBAA Scholarship.

Due to the Scholarship Gala being moved from the Spring to the Fall, the scholarship application deadline is October 5, 2018. Students graduating in Spring 2018 are eligible to receive a scholarship, but are asked to apply by May 25, 2018.

Essay Prompts

1. How will you contribute to the SBAA in the future (500 words or less)?

2. Please submit a brief personal statement that will help us get to know you better and understand what you plan to do with your legal education (750 words or less).

$16,000 stipend. Stipends may be renewed for up to two additional years.
Application Period
August 1 and November 1
January 17, 2020 [2021 information not yet available]

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