Scholarship Application

 

JUANITA E. JACKSON-MITCHELL SCHOLARSHIP

APPLICATION

The Monumental City Bar Foundation, Inc. (MCBF) is a non-profit, charitable 501(c)(3) corporate entity. It is the service arm of the Monumental City Bar Association, Baltimore’s oldest and largest minority bar association.

ESSAY TOPIC: Juanita Jackson Mitchell became one of the first African American women to graduate from the University of Maryland School of Law and was the first African American woman to be admitted to the Maryland bar. She was a leader and a crusader for issues that were important to her and she used her law degree to make significant positive impacts in her community. In the spirit of Juanita Jackson Mitchell and all of her accomplishments, how will you use your law degree to positively impact your community? 


PLEASE COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING:

  • EDUCATION INFORMATION

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    Please provide a current official copy of your transcript from your law school registrar.
  • LEADERSHIP INFORMATION

  • EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION

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  • CAREER STATEMENT

  • COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT AND SERVICE ACTIVITIES

  • RECOMMENDATION LETTERS

    Please attach your letters of recommendation.
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  • Max. file size: 32 MB.
  • Max. file size: 32 MB.
  • ESSAY QUESTION

  • In a typed, double-spaced narrative of no more than 500 words, please discuss the following:

    Juanita Jackson Mitchell became one of the first African American women to graduate from the University of Maryland School of Law and was the first African American woman admitted to the Maryland bar. She was a leader and a crusader for issues that were important to her and she used her law degree to make significant positive impacts in her community. In the spirit of Juanita Jackson Mitchell and all of her accomplishments, how will you use your law degree to positively impact your community?

  • FINANCIAL NEED STATEMENT

  • CERTIFICATION

    The undersigned applicant hereby affirms that the information provided herein is true and accurate to the best of his/her knowledge and belief.
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