The 2017 Scholarship Committee is now accepting applications for its 2017 minority scholarship competition. The application deadline is Monday, October 23, 2017.
This year we will again award $12,500 in scholarships to deserving minority students attending law schools in the State of Alabama. The MCBA will award (2) $2,500 scholarships for the best submissions received from minority second-year (2L) students and one (1) $2,500 scholarship for the best submission from a third-year (3L) student. The MCBA also hopes to award one $1000 scholarship to a minority student, 2L or 3L, at each of the five Alabama law schools dependent upon receipt of applications from the respective schools.
We will announce and honor Scholarship recipients during the MCBA Annual Scholarship Banquet. Pertinent information is below:
When: Thursday, November 16, 2017 – Judicial Reception 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Banquet 7:00 p.m.
Where: The Harbert Center, 2019 4th Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35203
Keynote Speaker: The Honorable Myron H. Thompson, Senior U. S. District Judge,
U. S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama
Theme: “Accepting the Call for Social Activism and Engagement”
For more information, contact Ruby B. Jackson, Esq.Chair firstname.lastname@example.org