Shook Scholars Institute Readies Diverse Law Students for Success

For the third time, Shook, Hardy & Bacon is offering a national diversity and inclusion intensive fellowship for law students to impart the high-level skills necessary to become an accomplished lawyer. The Shook Scholars Institute prepares minority and LGBTQ law students for life as a lawyer by participating in a trial boot camp, as well as sessions on how to be an effective lawyer, gain deposition skills and success strategies to build a career.

The firm will hold the next Shook Scholars Institute in Kansas City, Missouri, April 1, 2020, through Friday, April 3, 2020. To apply for the Shook Scholars Institute go to The deadline to apply is January 31, 2020. Shook covers the full cost of travel, lodging and meals for participating students.