Sharon and Ivan Fong Scholarship

Sponsoring Organization:

National Asian Pacific American Bar Association

The Sharon and Ivan Leadership Scholarship is awarded to a law student who has outstanding professional promise and leadership potential.

Application Deadline:
June 30

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:

Rising 2L student (current 1L students should apply)

Demonstrates leadership (via leadership experience, volunteerism or service in the public interest)

Demonstrates professional promise via academic excellence in undergrad and first year of law school

Knowledge of social and cultural issues of any one or more Asian American and Pacific Islander communities or commitment to making a significant impact on issues affecting one or more Asian American and Pacific Islander communities, or both

Commitment to “pay it forward”

Award Description:

$7,500 split equally over 2 years. Disbursements in fall of 2L year and fall of 3L year. Subject to the Scholar’s continued (i) strong academic performance and good character; and (ii) dedication to the concepts set forth in scholarship.