In 2005, in recognition of her outstanding work on behalf of the Queens County legal community and her overall professional excellence, the Queens County Women’s Bar Association established The Faith E. O’Neal Scholarship, honoring the memory of Faith E. O’Neal.
Faith was a dedicated member, board member and officer of the Queens County Women’s Bar Association. She served as the co-chair of the Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York’s Diversity Committee and a state delegate for the Queens County Women’s Bar Association. Faith was the President of the Law Secretaries and Law Assistants Collegium and the Association of Law Secretaries to the Justices of the Supreme and Surrogates Court.
Two scholarships, each in the amount of Five Thousand Dollars ($5,000) will be awarded to two outstanding law students who have demonstrated a sincere dedication to Public Interest.
Eligible recipients are students enrolled at an ABA accredited law school that have completed their first full semester and are domiciled in Queens County, or attend a law school in Queens County.
- The scholarship committee shall make its determination based on community service, financial need, academics and a written personal statement.
Completed applications must be received by November 11, 2015.
Application can be found below
For further information please visit: http://www.qcwba.org/faith-oneal-scholarship/.