Deadline to Apply: November 29, 2019
The Thurgood Marshall Bar Association (TMBA), an affiliate bar of the OCBA, is accepting applications from current law students in the Orange County area to serve as a TMBA Law School Ambassador (“LSA”). One LSA will be selected from each of the Orange County law schools: Chapman University Fowler School of Law, Western State College of Law, Trinity Law School, and University of California, Irvine School of Law.
TMBA LSA Responsibilities:
Serve through December 2020;
Act as liaison to ensure your classmates, staff, and faculty are aware of TMBA’s mission and events;
Attend TMBA’s Installation Gala in January 2020 (you will receive a complimentary ticket);
Collaborate with TMBA’s Young Lawyers Committee to host at least one event per semester at your law school; and
Attend 2020 TMBA events as often as possible.
Each TMBA LSA will receive:
A Mentor lawyer on the Board of TMBA, and
A Scholarship (in an amount to be determined).
To apply: submit a resume and 1-page statement in support of your application. Your statement may discuss why you are qualified to be a TMBA LSA, the skills you will use to successfully organize events; your commitment to diversity and inclusion, or any other topic that you think is important. Be sure to include information about your background, involvement in leadership and demonstrated interest in diversity and inclusion.
Submit applications to TMBAScholarship@gmail.com.