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M. Katherine Baird Darner Equality Scholarship
A $5,000.00 scholarship is being offered to all current or incoming law students. To be eligible the student must demonstrate commitment to advancing equality for the LGBT community in Orange County. Students must also be available if requested to participate in an interview with the scholarship committee in May 2013. Students must also be available, if selected, to attend the OCLBA Anniversary Party on July 10, 2013 in Orange County.

Deadline to apply is April 1, 2013

To obtain an application the website has more details, videos and instructions. Applications are also available in the Financial Aid Office.

Kern County Women Lawyers Public Benefit Scholarship
Kern County Women Lawyers Foundation
P.O. Box 2702
Bakersfield, CA 93303

The Kern County Women Lawyers Association of Bakersfield, California awards scholarships to both female and male law school students. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, good academic standing, and have a connection to Kern County. The Foundation is very interested in candidates who have interests and experiences concerning issues facing the profession and, in particular, those issues important to women. Recent scholarships have ranged from $250 to $3000.
Deadline: April 1

La Raza Lawyers
LRLA Scholarship Chair
P.O. Box 30
San Jose, CA 95103

Three scholarships of $2,500 are awarded to Hispanic law school students who attend a law school in the Bay Area or who are from Santa Clara County. More scholarships may be awarded if funding is available.
Deadline: September 29

Frank H. Lang Merit Scholarship
5200 North Palm Avenue, Fourth Floor
Fresno, California 93704

Lang, Richert & Patch, located in Fresno, California, offers a scholarship of $1,000 for payment of law school tuition. Application for the Scholarship is open to a person who is in his or her first year at a law school or who is applying to law school. The Scholarship will be awarded only to persons who graduated from a high school in the Central Valley of California.

Deadline: May 1

Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara
P.O. Box 3620
Santa Barbara, CA 93130

Students may apply for Graduate and Medical Student Scholarships from the Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara. Applicants must have attended at least four of the six secondary grade school years and graduated from a high school in Santa Barbara, California. Applicants must also be full-time medical or graduate students at an approved U.S. college or university. Areas of study include medicine, law, dentistry, pharmacy, veterinary medicine, business, education, and a variety of Master's and Ph.D. programs.
Deadline: January 31


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