SABAC Endowed Fund Scholarship Now Accepting Applicants!

Award amount:  $3,000.00

Number of awards: One

Scholarships awards are for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Recognition as the 2022 SABAC Endowed Fund Scholar at the SABAC Annual Awards Dinner to be held in the fall of 2022.   

Note: The application must be submitted through the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving online scholarship portal – //hfpg.org/scholarships

Questions about the Scholarship may be directed to Cecil J. Thomas at cthomas@ghla.org

Criteria : Preference will be given to students meeting all or most of the following:

  • For the 2022-2023 academic year, will be enrolled in the Quinnipiac University School of Law, UConn School of Law, Western New England University School of Law, or Yale Law School as a 2nd, 3rd or 4th year student;
  • Of South Asian descent or demonstrate a commitment to serving the South Asian community and/or culture and heritage
  • In good academic standing
  • Demonstrated financial need

Documents Required to Complete the Application:

  • Student Aid Report (SAR) for 2022-2023 academic year (all pages)
  • Federal tax return(s) for 2020
  • Essays:  1) a brief description of your career goals; 2) a statement describing how you meet the selection criteria, and the qualities and experiences that make you a deserving candidate for this scholarship; and 3) Brief statement of Financial Need (optional)
  • Letter of Recommendation 
  • Law School Transcript

Instructions to access the application

  • Go to //hfpg.org/scholarships
  • On the home page, select “Graduate School” for the type of school you will attend
  • Click on the link to access the Hartford Foundation’s portal
  • Create a profile and log onto the portal
  • Complete the Scholarship Eligibility Quiz questions for scholarship applications to be uploaded to your dashboard
  • Click Apply to start an application