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The Louis L. Redding Scholarship is open to third year law students from an underrepresented group, currently enrolled in an ABA accredited law school, and planning to practice in Delaware and sit for the Delaware Bar in the summer of 2023.  


To be eligible an applicant must:

  • Be in good academic standing at his or her law school;

  • Provide a certified law school transcript;

  • Provide one letter of reference;

  • Provide a current resume; 

  • Provide a financial statement that details applicant's current sources of income and debt; and

  • Provide a brief statement (500 words or less) regarding the applicant's connection to Delaware and why he or she has chose to practice in the state of Delaware.

The Redding Scholarship Application Form can be downloaded here.
The complete Application must include:
•The Redding Scholarship Application Form
•A brief statement regarding your connection to Delaware, why you have chosen to practice here and sit for the Delaware Bar. (500 words or less)
• A 1500-2000 word essay that addresses the impact of Louis Redding on today’s society.
• An official copy of your law school transcript (sealed)
• One letter of reference (sealed)
• A current resume
Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Applications must be postmarked no later than December 31, 2022 and mailed to:
The Delaware Barristers Association
Attn: Redding Scholarship
P.O. Box 1487
Wilmington, DE 19899


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