Donald W. Banner & Witcoff, Ltd Diversity Scholarship

The Donald W. Banner & Witcoff, Ltd scholarship is part of Banner & Witcoff's continuing commitment to fostering the development of intellectual property lawyers from diverse backgrounds. The applicant, must be enrolled in an ABA accredited U.S. law school and pursuing a career in Intellectual Property Law. In addition, the applicant must have an exemplary writing and oral communication skills, leadership qualities, community involvement, and must be a member of an historically under represented group in IP law (including race, sex, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and disability). The fund will award $5,000 payable for the Fall semester of the recipient's second or third year of law school. Awards will be announced in April 2014.

Application deadline: January 6, 2014

Application and additional information is available at the Banner & Witcoff Scholarship website at : http://www.bannerwitcoff.com/about/diversity/