1555 River Park Dr.
Sacramento, CA 95815
The California Attorneys for Criminal Justice's Gideon Scholarship is offering a $500 scholarship to six deserving law students who demonstrate an overwhelming commitment to the field of criminal defense in their school, community, or work experience. Two students will be selected from the Northern, Central, and Southern regions of California totaling six award winners. To be eligible for the scholarship the applicant must be a CACJ member, full-time law student in a California law school, committed exclusively to the field of Criminal Defense, and have maintained a 2.5 GPA or higher throughout their law school career.
- personal information form
- 3-5 page statement of how Gideon vs. Wainwright affects you as a pursuer of criminal defense and advocacy
Deadline: October 15, 2013