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1 2016 SIDLEY PRELAW SCHOLARS PROGRAM The Sidley Prelaw Scholars Program is designed to increase diversity in law schools and the legal profession by helping diverse, high-performing college students with financial need offset the high costs of LSAT preparation classes and admissions applications. TALENT. TEAMWORK. RESULTS.

2 The Sidley Scholars Program prepared me for the upcoming year s curriculum, and enabled me to focus on what s important right now achieving academic success. Isaac G. Lara Sidley Scholar

3 Sidley Prelaw Scholars Program Are you a diverse, high-performing college student planning to pursue a career in law, but struggling with the costs of the LSAT and law school applications? Consider applying for the Sidley Prelaw Scholars Program. The Sidley Prelaw Scholars Program aims to increase diversity in law schools and, eventually, in the legal profession by subsidizing the LSAT preparatory course and law school application expenses of talented, diverse college students who may have difficulty paying the expenses associated with applying to law school. For eligibility requirements, an outline of the program and how to apply, please read below or visit Program Elements Expert counseling on creating a successful law school application Sidley Scholars Summer Seminar, a multiple-day introduction to the structure of the American legal system and substantive instruction on the traditional firstyear law school courses and instruction in how to succeed in law school, as well as an opportunity to meet Sidley lawyers and other leaders in the legal community. The Sidley Scholars Summer Seminar is for Scholars who are starting law school immediately following the Summer Seminar. Scholars will receive up to $2,500 in benefits to pay tuition in a commercial LSAT preparation course, as well as reimbursement for application fees for as many as seven law schools. 9TH INTERNATIONAL INNOVATIONS IN DIVERSITY AWARD FOR THE SIDLEY PRELAW SCHOLARS PROGRAM Scholars further may be eligible to receive an additional $2,500 scholarship award, in two installments. Scholars will receive $1,250 when they have (1) successfully completed an approved LSAT preparatory course, (2) taken the LSAT, and (3) applied to at least five accredited law schools. Finally, each Scholar will receive a final $1,250 scholarship distribution once the Scholar has informed Sidley that he or she has been accepted to, and is committed to start law school at, an accredited law school and has attended the entire Sidley Scholars Summer Seminar in the summer immediately preceding the Scholar s matriculation at that law school. SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP 3

4 Eligibility Sidley Scholars will be selected on a competitive basis. To be considered as a Sidley Scholar, one must: Be a second semester college junior or a senior, graduating from an accredited American college in good standing no later than June 30, 2017, or be a very recent graduate of an accredited American college; Be a native-born or naturalized U.S. citizen; Submit a complete application and supporting materials by the application deadline; and Demonstrate financial need through the application and supporting materials. Because of the mission of the program, preference will be given to the most well-qualified diverse applicants with an emphasis on populations underrepresented in the legal field. TOP LAW FIRMS FOR LGBT EQUALITY EQUALITY ILLINOIS 2015 Expectations of Sidley Scholars Each Sidley Scholar is expected to: Graduate in good standing from college no later than June 30, Meet all LSAT, law school application, and program deadlines. Attend all classes associated with the LSAT preparatory course. Attend the Sidley Scholars Summer Seminar in its entirety in the summer before law school. The scholarship award is contingent upon in-person attendance and successful completion of the Sidley Scholars Summer Seminar. It is expected that 2016 Sidley Scholars will attend the 2017 Summer Seminar. Reasonable travel expenses to the Summer Seminar will be reimbursed. DIVERSITY FIRM OF THE YEAR BENCHMARK LITIGATION 2015 Matriculate to law school in Fall Be available via telephone and to Sidley representatives from February 2016 through September Upon starting law school, remain in touch with Sidley representatives to provide feedback on how the Sidley Prelaw Scholars Program is benefiting the Sidley Scholar during the first year of law school. Upon an expression of interest, be available to a future Sidley Scholar as a mentor. In rare circumstances, a student may request that the firm consider an exception to a requirement of the program. Sidley s Review Committee will consider such requests on a case-by-case basis, but certain benefits of the program may not be made available to such student. For example, Scholars who do not attend the entire summer seminar may not receive the second installment of their scholarship award. All such decisions are at the sole discretion of Sidley s Review Committee. 4 SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP

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6 Funding ($2,500 maximum) for: Tuition for a Sidley-approved LSAT preparatory course Registration fees for the June, September or December 2016 LSAT and the Law School Data Assembly Service ( LSDAS ) Law school application fees (up to seven) LSDAS report fees (up to seven) Scholarship Award ($2,500) Half of the scholarship will be paid after the scholar has applied to at least five law schools. Second half of the scholarship will be paid after the scholar commits to a specific law school, notifies Sidley of that law school s name and attends the Sidley Scholars Summer Seminar in its entirety the summer before matriculation. VAULT S 25 BEST LAW FIRMS FOR OVERALL DIVERSITY Program Timeline January 22, 2016 Application deadline (postmark date or electronic submission) March 14, Sidley Scholars published to website the week of March 14, sidley-prelaw-scholars April 2016 Start date for LSAT prep course for June 2016 LSAT (exact dates vary by location and provider) June 13, 2016 June 2016 LSAT Saturday, September 24, 2016 September 2016 LSAT Monday, September 24, 2016 September LSAT for Sabbath observers PERFECT 100 SCORE HUMAN RIGHTS CAMPAIGN CORPORATE EQUALITY INDEX 2015 Saturday, December 3, 2016 December 2016 LSAT Tuesday, December 5, 2016 December LSAT for Sabbath observers July 2017 Sidley Scholars Summer Seminar (Exact date to be determined and may be subject to change) How to Apply Go online to Download, complete and print the online application. Submit the application, an official transcript,* Free Application for Federal Student Aid,** resume and a sealed and signed recommendation to: Sidley Prelaw Scholars Program c/o Merisa Lima Sidley Austin LLP One South Dearborn Chicago, IL OR the application and supporting documents to: Recommendations may be submitted electronically but they must be ed directly from the recommender (and not the applicant). If the recommendation is being mailed it must be signed, sealed and sent to the above address. Incomplete applications will not be considered. * Unofficial transcripts are accepted. However, once an applicant has been chosen, he/she must submit an official transcript. **Free application for Federal Student Aid is available at

7 2015 Sidley Scholars Summer Seminar Class: Law School Matriculation Northwestern of Pennsylvania Harvard Law School UC-Hastings DePaul College of Law John Marshall Washington St. Louis Indiana Maurer School of Law Texas A&M Law School Vanderbilt Law School Penn State Florida A&M College of Law North Carolina Central Emory Hofstra of Baltimore American Georgetown About the Firm Sidley Austin LLP is a premier law firm with a practice highly attuned to the everchanging international landscape. The firm has built a reputation for being an adviser for global business, with more than 1,900 lawyers in 19 offices worldwide. Sidley maintains a commitment to providing quality legal services and to offering advice in litigation, transactional and regulatory matters spanning virtually every area of law. The firm s lawyers have wide-reaching legal backgrounds and are dedicated to teamwork, collaboration and superior client service Sidley Scholars Summer Seminar Class: Law School Matriculation THURGOOD MARSHALL COLLEGE FUND LEGACY AWARD 2015 Sidley is committed to achieving greater diversity not only for our firm, but within the legal profession as a whole. We strive to attract and retain outstanding lawyers of varied backgrounds who reflect the global marketplace that we serve. Through the leadership of our Diversity Committee and the Committee on Retention and Promotion of Women, Sidley aspires to make sustainable progress in our journey toward becoming a more diverse organization. For more information about Sidley, go to SIDLEY AUSTIN LLP 7

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