The Phyllis G. Smith Scholarship, totaling $45,000 over three academic years, shall be awarded to a member of the University at Buffalo School of Law J.D. Class of 2021.
David Smith ’78, a long-time and loyal friend of the School of Law, is the Executive Chairman of the Board of National Fuel Gas Company, and member of the School of Law’s Dean’s Advisory Council and Campaign Steering Committee.
The Phyllis G. Smith Scholarship is funded by a charitable gift from David Smith and his wife, Lucy, made in memory of Smith’s mother, Phyllis.
Primary criteria for The Phyllis G. Smith Scholarship include:
Secondary consideration will be given to candidates who meet the following criteria:
To be considered for The Phyllis G. Smith Scholarship, please submit this form along with the required documents outlined below by Monday, March 19, 2018.
Applicants who have submitted a completed application for admission, but whose files haven’t gone into review with the Admissions Committee, or whose files are in review, but pending a final decision, are eligible to apply!