Our 2017 scholarship has already been awarded. Stay tuned for details on our 2018 scholarship.
The John Mercer Langston Bar Association (“JMLBA”) is pleased to offer a scholarship for 2017. The JMLBA scholarship is offered to recognize and promote the academic achievement of a law student in Central Ohio who has:
Please return a completed, signed original application (including personal statement and resume) and deliver or have delivered an OFFICIAL COPY of your most recent law school transcript to: Janay Stevens, Esq., Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, 191 West Nationwide Boulevard, Suite 300, Columbus, Ohio 43215. All application materials must be received in hard copy by Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. Please direct questions to Janay Stevens by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone at (614) 628-6945. Applications sent via e-mail or fax will not be considered. The JMLBA reserves the right to require applicants to attend an in-person interview.
Scholarship recipients will be notified on or before March 24, 2017 and will be recognized at the Capital University Law School BLSA/JMLBA/Ohio State University Moritz College of Law BLSA Gala on April 1, 2017. The recipient and their guest are invited as JMLBA’s guest of honor to attend the Gala. Scholarship proceeds will be paid directly to the educational institution, and may be applied toward tuition, books, and required course-related expenses only.