May 7, 2014
Indianapolis Bar Foundation Awards Academic and Educational Scholarships
The Indianapolis Bar Foundation awarded seven scholarships to both law students and to individuals preparing to take the Indiana Bar Exam in summer 2014.
Three academic scholarships were presented to assist students during their law school career. The following students received academic scholarships in 2014:
- Rosalie F. Felton Scholarship: Jason Sprinkle, student at the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
- Hon. S. Hugh Dillin Scholarship: Marcus McGhee, student at the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
- Neil E. Shook Scholarship: Daniel Spungen, student at the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
In addition to these academic scholarships, four individuals received educational scholarships for the IndyBar's summer 2014 Indy Bar Review course. This course, the only Bar Review course offered by a bar association in the country, will prepare these individuals to sit for the Indiana Bar Exam in July 2014. Individuals receiving educational scholarships in 2014 include:
- Graham Youngs
- Whitney Coffin
- Vanessa Woolsey
The next scholarships to be awarded will be educational scholarships to be applied to the winter 2014 IndyBar Review course. Click here to access application materials, which are due November 1.
The Indianapolis Bar Foundation, the charitable arm of the Indianapolis Bar Association, is a community-focused leader of the local legal profession. The foundation's ongoing grants and programs are maintained solely through the generosity and energy of its directors, fellows and donors. The assistance provided to students through IBF funded scholarships is a key component in the organization's mission to advance justice and lead positive change in Indianapolis through philanthropy, education and service.