SacLEGAL Scholarship Award Application 2011Description and Instructions
Sacramento Lawyers for the Equality of Gays and Lesbians (SacLEGAL) is awarding up to
to qualifying law students who demonstrate a commitment to serve and contribute as futureleaders to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. To be eligible, pleasecomplete the application on the next page. Your answers should be as complete as possible.Proof of current enrollment as a student in good standing at a law school in Sacramento or YoloCounty is required. The award is open to all students, but is geared towards experience as amember of, or your contribution to, the LGBT community.
a professional association of attorneys, legal professionals, and legislativeadvocates, affiliated with the Sacramento County Bar Association. Our mission is to promoteequality for members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, throughstrong leadership, legislative advocacy, education, and participation in civic and social activitieswithin the legal community and community at large.The
Sacramento Unity Bar Association
is a coalition of six separate bar associations in theSacramento region, and serves as a collective voice for the Asian/Pacific Bar Association, La RazaLawyers Bar Association, SacLEGAL, Wiley Manuel Bar Association, South Asian BarAssociation of Sacramento, and Women Lawyers of Sacramento. The Unity Bar seeks to promotethe interests of attorneys and future attorneys in the increasingly diverse Sacramento region. Eachyear the Unity Bar hosts an Annual Awards and Scholarship Banquet. The Banquet will be heldon: Thursday, October 20, 2011, at the Doubletree Hotel, 2001 Point West Way, Sacramento, CA95815, (916) 920-8855.
Presentation of the awards
: The selected award recipient will attend the Sacramento CountyUnity Bar Annual Awards and Scholarship Banquet as a SacLEGAL guest, where SacLEGALwill present the awards.All applications and attachments must be complete and received no later than 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Please e-mail completed applications with attachments toSac_LEGAL@yahoo.com.