The Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles (WLALA) Foundation is pleased to offer tuition scholarships to law students who plan to follow in the footsteps of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg by fighting for social justice, equality and inclusion, and have a demonstrated commitment to issues affecting women, children, minorities, or other historically marginalized groups.
To be eligible, students must meet the following requirements:
To apply, please submit the following materials:
Applications can be submitted online by CLICKING HERE. You may also email your application to: firstname.lastname@example.org (please include RBG Scholarship Application on the email subject line). You may mail your application to the Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles, Attn: Scholarship Applications, 634 South Spring Street, Suite 617, Los Angeles, CA 90014. All applications must be due no later than April 30, 2024.
Questions about the WLALA Foundation’s 2023-2024 Tuition Scholarships should be directed to either of the Co-Chairs of WLALA’s Scholarship Committee:
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Scholarship Recipients
G. Jacqueline Mejia-Cuéllar 2023 RBG Scholarship Recipient Ms. Mejia-Cuéllar is entering her second year at University of California College of the Law, San Francisco (formerly known as the University of
Adelaida Brown 2023 Judge Judith C. Chirlin Scholarship Recipient 2023 Judge Judith C. Chirlin Scholarship Recipient – in honor of the late Judge Chirlin, a long-standing WLALA board member and
The Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles (WLALA) Foundation is pleased to offer the 2024 Judge Beverly Reid O’Connell Scholarship. This scholarship is awarded annually to a woman high school senior, who is interested in the field of law or public service, and who was inspired in this career choice by the WLALA Foundation’s Power Lunch Program, the WLALA organization, or by a WLALA leader.
Judge O’Connell, a long-time board member of WLALA, created the Power Lunch Program to provide civic education, judicial mentorship and exposure to the judicial branch to local high school students. As part of the Power Lunch Program, students visit courthouses to have lunch with judges, lawyers, courtroom staff and members of law enforcement.
The recipient of the Judge Beverly Reid O’Connell Scholarship will receive up to $5,000.. To be eligible, an applicant must meet the following requirements:
To express interest in applying, please email email@example.com. To apply online CLICK HERE. You can also email your submission to firstname.lastname@example.org. To apply please submit all of the following information/materials:
If you are applying by email to email@example.com, please include 2024 Judge Beverly Reid O’Connell Scholarship Application in the email subject line. You may also mail your completed application to Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles, Attn: 2024 Judge Beverly Reid O’Connell Scholarship Application, 634 South Spring Street, Suite 617, Los Angeles, CA 90014.
All applications must be due no later than April 30, 2024
Questions about the WLALA Judge Beverly Reid O’Connell Scholarship should be directed to Kay Burt at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Beverly Reid O’Connell Scholarship Recipients
Madison M. Jackson 2022 BRO Scholarship Recipient Madison M. Jackson is a first-year student at American University and will be pursuing a major in Communications, Law, Economics, and Government. She