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California LAW presents a number of awards that honor those that are champions in advancing diversity and fostering a culture of inclusion within the law field. By recognizing these diversity and inclusion champions, California LAW hopes to inspire others to engage in activities that will promote diversity and inclusion. Learn more about our current awards.

Student Scholarships

The Cal LAW Pathways Student Scholarship Award assists aspiring lawyers in their educational pursuits. Each year, one high school law academy student and one community college law pathway student is awarded a $1000 scholarship at the college of their choice in their journey towards a law degree.

Education Pipeline Award

The Education Pipeline Award was established in 2008 by the State Bar of California to recognize the outstanding efforts of law-related educational programs that train and support students to become interested in the judicial system and careers in the law. As of 2019, this award has been presented by California LAW Pathways.

Diversity Champion Award

The Diversity Champion Award was established in 2016 by the California LAW Pathways Advisory Council to recognize and award outstanding organizations for their efforts in supporting diversity, equity, and inclusion within the law field.