Judge Edward Y. Kakita Memorial Scholarship

Sponsoring Organization:

Japanese American Bar Association Educational Foundation

This foundation scholarship is geared toward deserving law students including recent law school graduates with a commitment to community service. Financial need, adversity, merit and desire to practice in Southern California will be taken into consideration.

Application Deadline:
January 19

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.

Eligibility Requirements:

Law school student and recent graduates

Commitment to serving the Japanese American community and/or the API community

Desire to practice law in the Southern California area

Financial need and academic achievement considered

May not be offered this year - verify status with the scholarship provider

Location Description:

Southern California preferred