NCBA 2024 Scholarship

Supported by:NCBA Foundation

Sponsored by:Barron & Newburger, P.C.

This scholarship, generously sponsored by Barron & Newburger Foundation, will provide a $10,000 payment to the individual’s educational institution to be used for tuition, books, supplies or equipment. The scholarship will be provided to the winner in May 2024 and sent directly to the recipient’s university.

Meet the 2024 Winner


  • Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited four-year college or university OR in pursuit of a law degree.
  • Applicants must complete the online application no later than 11:59 p.m. PT on Thursday, April 4, 2024.
  • Scholarship award recipients from 2022 are NOT eligible to apply.
  • Employees and family members of Barron & Newburger employees are NOT eligible to apply.

2024 Scholarship Topic

Do restrictions on collection and credit reporting of medical debts affect the availability, cost, and quality of medical services and treatment?

Application Criteria & Requirements

All submissions will need to include an essay answering the Scholarship Topic. The essay should be a maximum of three (3) pages, double spaced, with 11- or 12-point legible font. Do not include your name or any identifying information in the essay or file name. Please submit as a PDF in the scholarship application form.

NCBA encourages applicants to be creative and thoughtful in their submissions. A panel of judges, including the NCBA Awards & Scholarship Committee, will evaluate the submissions based on originality, clarity, and insight of the subject matter.

Only one submission and application per person will be accepted. Applicants agree to allow NCBA to utilize all submissions without compensation.

Deadline & How to Apply

Submissions must be completed and entered no later than 11:59 p.m. PT on Thursday, April 4, 2024.