Hofstra Law

The Association of Black Women Attorneys, Inc. Scholarship Program


Deadline Date: Feb 16th, 2015
Posted Date: Mar 21st, 2013

Our Scholarship program was organized in 1995. We have awarded over $40,000 in scholarships since 1995! Last year each scholarship recipient received an award of $2,500. It is anticipated that the scholarships for 2015 will be for at least the same amount.

Please complete the entire application. All information submitted will be considered confidential.

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, but may be considered.

Recommendations and personal statements should reflect community service activities. The recommendations must be attached to this application. No faxes will be accepted. The application is available on the website: www.abwanewyork.org

: All applications should be postmarked by Monday, February 16, 2015 and mailed to:
Sheea Sybblis, ABWA President
The Association of Black Women Attorneys
1001 Avenue of the Americas, 11th Floor
New York, New York 10018

Delivery: Please note that our address is a mail drop. We do not maintain office facilities. You may also send a scanned copy of the full and complete application to president@abwanewyork.org by the deadline date with the subject line “ABWA Scholarship Application”.

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