Collaborative Bar Leadership Academy

Applications for the sixth annual Collaborative Bar Leadership Academy (CBLA) is being accepted until May 25, 2018. The CBLA is a collaborative effort among the ABA, NAPABA, Hispanic Nat’l Bar Assoc., Nat’l LGBT Bar Assoc., and Nat’l Native American Bar Assoc. to strengthen the pipeline of diverse bar association leaders through leadership training and professional development programs. Click here for more info and to apply.

NAPABA Convention – Stipends Available

CAPABA is excited to offer up to two (2) stipends of $1,000 each for first-time attendees to the NAPABA Convention! Interested applicants should also have been in practice for five (5) years or less and have sought funding to attend the Convention from other sources, such as an employer. Applications will be reviewed by the CAPABA Board, and the stipend(s) will be awarded at the Board’s discretion. The stipend will be paid via check disbursed after the Convention has concluded and attendance at the Convention is confirmed. Interested applicants should submit a resume and brief statement of interest that includes:  (i) interest in attending the Convention; (ii) description of past and/or expected contribution to CAPABA; (iii) statement of first time attendance to the Convention; and (iv) the applicant’s statement that funding to attend the Convention was sought from other sources but such request was declined. Please submit applications to by Monday, Aug. 20, 5PM EST.