Please complete the attached application for the Dallas Women Lawyers Association Foundation (“DWLA”) Bar Study Scholarship.
Scholarships in the amount of $1,500.00 will be awarded to a law student who has graduated or will be graduating in May 2021 who meets the following requirements:
- Will be studying to take the Texas bar exam in the summer of 2020 or the UBE exam;
- Does not have a grant or a current or future employer paying for a bar study course;
- Has demonstrated leadership and academic excellence; and
- Has demonstrated efforts in line with the mission of the DWLA, most notably elevating the standing of women in the legal profession.
Those submitting applications are required to submit this application which includes a one-page résumé, current transcript, and two (2) reference letters.
Please note the application must be signed by the applicant personally. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Applications must be received by April 9, 2021. The Foundation may interview candidates.
The recipient of the DWLA Foundation Bar Study Scholarship will be announced by early May of 2021, and the recipient will be honored at the DWLA Annual Awards Reception in the fall of 2021. The scholarship recipient should plan on attending the event if possible. The scholarship should be funded no later than June 1, 2021.