The Honorable Patricia Herron and The Honorable Ellen James Scholarship
Contra Costa County Bar Association’s Women’s Section
This scholarship is awarded annually to a deserving law student (or students) who demonstrate leadership potential, academic success, and a commitment to women’s issues, and show that they live in, intend to practice in, or a connection to Contra Costa County.
Some application deadlines have not yet been announced. In those cases, the dates posted are based on the scholarship provider’s most recent information. Please confirm each deadline via the provider’s website.
Completion of first year of law school.
Attend a Northern California Law School and intend to continue commitments to Contra Costa County after graduation.
Contra Costa County and Northern California