$5,000 Scholarship Opportunity

The Richard Linn American Inn of Court is proud to offer the Mark T. Banner Scholarship for law students.  This scholarship is part of the Linn Inn's commitment to fostering the development of intellectual property lawyers of high ethics, civility and professionalism, especially those from diverse backgrounds.

Law students who have entered into a JD program at an ABA-accredited law school and who will continue in that program through the fall 2013 semester are eligible to apply.

The recipient of the scholarship will receive $5,000 payable for the Fall semester of his or her second or third year of law school. 

Applications will be accepted through November 16, 2012.  Applicants must submit the following documents for consideration:

  • Completed application
  • Resume
  • Academic Transcripts
  • Three-page statement describing (a) how ethics, civility and professionalism have been a focus of the candidate; (b) how diversity has impacted the candidate; and (c) the candidate's commitment to the pursuit of a career in IP law.
  • Contact information for three references.

Applications are available from Dean Ballard in Room 216.