Award Applications Now Open


The Awards Nomination Application for the Earl BGilliam Bar Foundation‘s 42nd Annual Scholarship and Awards Gala is now open!

If you would like to nominate yourself or another deserving candidate to receive one of this year’s Annual Gala Awards, please submit a nomination by September 24th, 2018. For questions, please contact Awards Chair Joy Utomi at

To nominate, click HERE.



  • Thurgood Marshall Legal Professional of the Year Award
  • Frederick Douglass Community Service Award
  • Commitment to Diversity Award
  • Legal Trailblazer Award
  • Rising Star Award

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Earl B. Gilliam Bar Foundation
PO Box 124923
San Diego, CA

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