One of the missions of The Nassau County
Women’s Bar Association is to advance the status of women in the law. One of
the ways to advance this mission is to grant a scholarship to an outstanding
woman who has displayed a commitment to continuing to attend law school through
her 2L and 3L years.
If you wish to be considered for the
scholarship, please fill out the enclosed application along with all requested
materials and return it to:
Nassau County Women’s Bar Foundation, Inc.
North Station, P.O. Box 1260
Baldwin, NY 11510
To qualify for the scholarship,
candidates must meet the following criteria:
- The applicant must be a woman.
- The applicant must be a resident
of Nassau County.
- The applicant must have been
accepted to or currently enrolled in an accredited law school in Nassau,
Suffolk, Queens, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Staten Island, Westchester, or Bronx County.
- The applicant must have graduated
college with a GPA of at least 3.0.
- The applicant must maintain a GPA
of at least 2.75 while enrolled in Law School for the year the funds are
- The applicant should display
characteristics consistent with the mission of the Nassau County Women’s Bar Association.
- The applicant must display
postmark deadline for applications is April 24, 2015. Applicants may be asked to appear for an interview.
Download the application (PDF).