Nirav K. Desai
ABAS Law Foundation Scholarship Committee Chairperson
The purpose of the scholarship is to recognize law school graduates who possess extraordinary ambition, desire and potential to serve and lead the Sacramento Asian-Pacific Islander Community. Awards typically range from $500 to $4,000 for individual scholarships.
Requirements: In order to be considered, a student must either (1) be currently residing in the Sacramento area and in good standing at a Sacramento area (including Davis) law school, OR (2) be currently residing in the Sacramento area and have graduated from law school in the Spring/Summer immediately previous.
The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of: (1) potential for community service and leadership, (2) academic achievement, and (3) financial need (however, lack of financial need will not count against an otherwise superior candidate)
Deadline: February 22, 2013, at 5:00 p.m.