Farella Braun + Martel Diversity Scholarship Program

By on January 30, 2013 9:55 am
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FARELLA BRAUN + MARTEL LLP  2013 DIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP 

FOR FIRST-YEAR STUDENTS

Must be Postmarked by March 1, 2013!

Farella Braun + Martel LLP is pleased to announce its 2013 Diversity Scholarship Program.

As part of our commitment to promote diversity in the legal profession, we award annual scholarships to support outstanding Bay Area law students from underrepresented backgrounds.  Over the past twelve years, we have awarded a total of $244,000 to 54 first-year law students.

Students are also invited to learn more about Farella and our scholarship program at a reception on Wednesday, February 13, 2013.  Scroll down for information on the Reception.


Applicant Requirements: Scholarship applicants must be current first-year law students who are students of color, members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community, disabled, or whose background and/or experience would otherwise contribute to the diversity of the legal profession.

Recipients must currently attend one of the following local law schools: University of California, Berkeley School of Law; University of California, Davis School of Law; University of California, Hastings College of the Law; Golden Gate University School of Law; Stanford Law School; Santa Clara University School of Law; or the University of San Francisco School of Law.

Scholarship applications are available online at www.fbm.com.  For more information, please contact Jennifer Peneyra at jpeneyra@fbm.com or 415.954.4749.


DIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM RECEPTION

Location & Time  

Farella Braun + Martel
235 Montgomery Street, 17th Floor Conference Center
San Francisco, CA 94104
T: (415) 954.4400

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Business Casual Attire

Please RSVP at  www.fbm.com/dsr2013
 

Please join us for Farella Braun + Martel’s Thirteenth Annual Not-Another-Stuffy-Law-Firm Reception kicking off the 2013 Diversity Scholarship Program.