The Savannah Bar Association Judge Phyllis Kravitch Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: 
Friday, March 30, 2018
Award Amount: 

$1,000


The Judge Phyllis Kravitch Memorial Scholarship is established by the Savannah Bar Association in tribute to this outstanding community leader known for her character, integrity and compassion. The fairness, patience and wisdom of Judge Kravitch serve as an inspiration not only to all lawyers and judges but to the community at large. The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a rising second or third year law school student from Chatham County in continuing his/her education at an accredited school of law. The scholarship award of $1,000 is given to one student based on merit for the second or third year of study in law school. A second year law student who receives an award may apply for an additional award for his/her third year. The award granted may be used for tuition and fees, books, and other academic expenses. All applicants who have applied for or will be receiving other financial support must reveal that information with the application. The scholarship award will be sent to the law school for the recipient’s account.
 
Applicants must submit the application form (request form from Alex Sklut at asklut@uga.edu) AND:
 
- Copy of official undergraduate transcript
- Copy of official law school transcript
- LSAT score
- Two (2) letters of recommendation (1 from law school faculty/1 from another source)
- Statement of financial aid or scholarships applied for and/or receiving.
 
Make 6 copies of the application AND supporting materials.
Mail the original completed application AND 6 copies to:
 
The Judge Phyllis Kravitch Memorial Scholarship
c/o The Savannah Community Foundation, Inc.
2225 Norwood Avenue, Suite B
Savannah, GA 31406
 
ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY THE SAVANNAH COMMUNITY FOUNDATION BY MARCH 30, 2018, 12:00 NOON!!