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Jackson Lewis Bench-Bar Conference Scholarship

In line with its belief that an inclusive culture makes the legal profession stronger and better, law firm Jackson Lewis launched its inaugural Bench-Bar Scholarship in 2022.  The scholarship is open to ACBA Affinity Group members because Jackson Lewis understands the importance of having a bar that reflects the communities the firm serves.  

 

The scholarship furthers the Firm's DEI efforts and its participation in the ACBA ALLY Initiative.

 

Eligibility requirements include the following:

  • The scholarship is open only to members of the ACBA’s Diverse Affinity Groups:

    • Asian Attorneys Committee

    • Committee on Diversity and Inclusion

    • Committee on Law and Disability

    • Hispanic Attorneys Committee

    • Homer S. Brown Division

    • LGBTQ+ Rights Committee

  • Applicants must be in their first 10 years of practice.

  • Attorneys whose employers are Bench-Bar Conference sponsors are not eligible.

  • The scholarship covers conference registration, only. The winner will be responsible for lodging.

  • Deadline to apply is Friday, April 29.