Black Women Lawyers Association

15233 Ventura Boulevard, Suite 420
Sherman Oaks, CA  91403

Scholarships will be awarded to second and third-year full time students and fourth-year evening students who intend to practice in California.  Applicants will be selected on the basis of financial need, community service, academic achievement and legal writing ability.  Recipients will be recognized at the Black Women Lawyer’s Foundation Luncheon in Los Angeles, CA, on May 21, 2011.  Applications can be obtained in the Law School Financial Aid Office and must be postmarked no later than April 5, 2011. Please mail the application to Mika M. Hilaire, Appell, Hilaire & Benardo, LLP, at the above address or e-mail it to Mika Hilaire at

Mika M. Hilaire at or
Karen Pointer at