DRI Diversity Scholarship Opportunity

Annually, Defense Research Institute (DRI) offers two scholarships in the amount of $10,000 each to minority law students from ABA accredited law schools in order to promote the DRI Diversity Statement. Kentucky law school students are especially encouraged to apply for this scholarship.

Scholarship applicants should be incoming second and third-year African American, Hispanic, Asian or Native American students. Incoming second and third-year female law students are also eligible, regardless of race or ethnicity. Incoming second and third-year law students who also come from backgrounds that would add to the cause of diversity, regardless of race or gender are eligible to apply.

The awarded applicants will best meet the following criteria:

· Demonstrated academic excellence
· Service to the profession
· Service to the community
· Service to the cause of diversity

To apply, please visit the DRI Website.

For more information please download the DRI Scholarship flyer.

The deadline for all applications is April 27, 2012.

Scholarship winners will be notified in advance and will be officially announced at the DRI Diversity for Success Seminar June 7-8, 2012 in Chicago.

Any questions regarding the scholarship should be directed to Megan O’Neill, DRI Marketing Analyst.