California Bar Foundation – Public Interest Scholarship
Deadline: 2013 Deadline passed [2014 information not currently available]
Awards of up to $7,500 recognize law students who demonstrate superior academic achievement, a sustained and extensive commitment to public service, often while overcoming serious personal hardships and obstacles, an intent to pursue a career in public interest law, and financial need. Candidate must have completed at least one year of study at a California law school by the time Public Interest Scholarships are distributed in September.
Candidate must intend to practice law in California after graduation from law school.
Award: up to $7,500