The Latina/o Bar Association of Washington Scholarship Foundation (LBAWSF) was established in 2001. Its chartered purpose is to encourage the education of Latina/o students, particularly through providing scholarships to Latina/o law students.
To carry out this mission, LBAWSF encourages and accepts contributions from individuals, business entities, firms and nonprofit organizations. LBAWSF welcomes the financial support to further its goal of assisting deserving law school students meet the challenge of funding a law school education.
The LBAWSF aims to provide scholarships each year to deserving law students from each of the three law schools in the State of Washington. Recent scholarships have included both cash scholarships of at least $1,000 or a bar prep course for third year law students. Scholarships will be awarded at the annual LBAW Gala on February 5, 2016. Scholarship applicants are selected based upon their application, personal statement and declaration of financial need.
-To find out more about the LBAWSF Scholarship, LBAW and the LBAW Gala, please see www.lbaw.org.