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Scholarship Name:
American Bar Association (ABA) Legal Opportunity Scholarship 
Scholarship Description:
Scholarship offered by the ABA to incoming minority law students. 
Award Amount:
Number of Scholarships:
10-20 awards
Application Required:
Official Transcript(s) Required:
References and Letter of Recommendations Required:
Two (2) letters of recommendation
Interview Required:
Original Essay Required:
Additional Requirements and Information:
1) Min. 2.5 GPA; 2) Must be an incoming law student; 3) Demonstrated financial need; 4) Demonstrated participation in extracurricular and community service activities; 5) Personal statement required; 6) Scholarship award payable in the following installments: $5,000.00 per academic year for up to three (3) academic years.
NOTE: The 2022 ABA Legal Opportunity Scholarship Fund application period will open mid-February for students entering law school in the Fall 20222 session.
Nationwide (US)
Eligibility Requirements:
Online application
Additional Applicant Requirements:
Must be a law student
Category (ies):
GPA, Ethnicity, Race, Merit-based, Community Service, Extracurricular Activities, Major/Field of Study
Web Site:
Point of Contact:
American Bar Association

Deadline: April 15, 2022 (NLT 11:59 p.m. CDT) (receipt date)

Note: Scholarship information is ALWAYS subject to change. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant office to confirm qualification(s), requirements, deadline, and transmission mode(s) and address(es).

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