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The Association of Black Women Attorneys, Inc. Scholarship Program

Category
Scholarship

Dates
Deadline Date: Apr 11th, 2014
Posted Date: Mar 21st, 2013
Criteria

Description

The Association of Black Women Attorneys, Inc. Scholarship Program 

The Association of Black Women Attorneys, Inc. Scholarship program was organized in 1995. They have awarded over $30,000 in scholarships since 1995.

 Criteria:            The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of:

* demonstrated community service;

* personal financial need;and

* current enrollment as a full-time student

                        at an accredited law school in Connecticut, New Jersey or New York.

                       

                        Academic performance is NOT the deciding factor.

                        Recommendations and personal statements should reflect

                        community service activities.

                    The recommendations must be attached to the application.

 No faxes will be accepted.

 The application is available on the website:

 www.abwanewyork.org

 

The application consists of seven (7) pages. Please complete the entire application.

All information submitted is strictly confidential. 

 

Deadline:         All applications should be postmarked by Wednesday, April 11, 2014 to:

 Diane Gatewood, Chair-Scholarship Committee

The Association of Black Women Attorneys, Inc.

255 West 36th Street, Suite 800

New York, New York 10018

 

Delivery:          Please note that the address is a mail drop. ABWA does not maintain office

                       facilities.

 

WHO SHOULD APPLY 

The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of demonstrated community service, personal financial need and enrollment at an accredited law school in Connecticut, New Jersey or New York. We want to stress that academic performance is not the deciding factor. Recommendations and personal statements should reflect community service activities.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Deadline April 29, 2012 (anticipated) Check website for more details.

http://www.abwanewyork.org/

Award: varies 

Contact Information:

Diane Gatewood, Chair-Scholarship Committee

The Association of Black Women Attorneys, Inc.

255 West 36th Street, Suite 800

New York, New York 10018