The National Association of Bond Lawyers (“NABL”) is pleased to announce that it is once again offering up to five scholarships to law students, through the Frederic L Ballard Memorial Scholarship Program to attend its 2016 Fundamentals of Municipal Bond Law Seminar. The National Association of Bond Lawyers is pleased to announce that it is once again offering up to five scholarships to law students, through the Frederic L Ballard Memorial Scholarship Program to attend its 2016 Fundamentals of Municipal Bond Law Seminar.
The 2016 Fundamentals of Municipal Bond Law Seminar is an educational program designed for attorneys, paralegals, government officials and employees, financial consultants and other municipal finance professionals and market participants seeking a basic knowledge of municipal bond law and related municipal finance issues. The seminar is being held May 4 – 6, 2016 at the Swissotel in Chicago, Illinois. The 2016 seminar brochure and details will be available on the NABL website (www.nabl.org) in late January. Click here: https://www.nabl.org/Portals/0/DMX/Docs%20on%20Pages%20of%20Website/Learn/2015_fundamentals_brochure_final.pdf to view the 2015 seminar brochure.
To be a recipient of one of the five possible scholarships, an applicant must be currently enrolled in the Doctor of Jurisprudence Program or Masters of Law (LL.M.) Program at an accredited law school located within the United States of America. Each scholarship will include (a) waiver of the enrollment fee to the seminar, (b) complimentary hotel lodging at the Swissotel (c) reimbursement of roundtrip airfare and (d) reimbursement of ground transportation to and from the scholarship recipient’s departing airport and to and from one of the Chicago airports. Reimbursement for the items listed in clauses (c) and (d) are subject to the requirements set forth in the attached application (https://www.nabl.org/Learn/Events/Fundamentals-of-Municipal-Bond-Law-Seminar).
Completed applications are due no later than March 11, 2016. If you have any specific questions about this scholarship or about the National Association of Bond Lawyers, please contact Linda Wyman, NABL Chief Operating Officer at (202) 503-3300.