Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

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Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

701 W Eighth Ave.
Anchorage, AK 99501-3468
Ph: (907)257-5300
Fax: (907)257-5399
Free: 877-398-8416
E-mail: [email protected]
URL:http://www.dwt.com

Davis Wright Tremaine 1L Diversity Scholarships (Undergraduate/Scholarship)

Purpose: To provide financial assistance for qualified students intending to pursue their law degree. Focus: Law. Qualif.: Applicants must be first-year law students; must have a record of academic achievement in both undergraduate school and the first year of law school; must demonstrate promise for a successful career in law; must be committed to civic involvement that promotes diversity; be willing to continue that commitment upon entering the legal profession; and must commit to become a Summer Associate in DWT’s Seattle Office between the student’s first and second years of law school. Criteria: Applicants will be selected based on their academic performance and commitment to a successful career in law.

Funds Avail.: $7,500 for the student’s second year tuition and expenses. To Apply: Applicants must submit a current resume; a complete undergraduate transcript; a grade from the first semester of law school; a short, personal essay indicating the applicant’s eligibility for and interest in the scholarship, and a legal writing sample; and two or three references (one of whom should be a person qualified to comment on the applicant’s law school work). Application materials must be sent to Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, IL Diversity Scholarship Program, 2600 Century Square, 1501 Fourth Ave., Seattle, WA 98101-1688. Deadline: February 3.

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