Austin Bar Foundation & Austin LGBT Bar Association gives two $5,000 scholarships to Texas law students

During the State Bar of Texas’ Annual Meeting in Ft. Worth, two Texas law students received $5,000 scholarships for their demonstrated contributions to LGBT legal issues. The students, from the University of Texas School of Law and St. Mary's University School of Law, were the first recipients of a scholarship administered by the Austin Bar Foundation and fundraised for by the Austin LGBT Bar Association. The Association will host a reception in October in Austin to fundraise for future scholarships.