Charles Purcell and Nina Appel Special Opportunity Scholarship Fund

Scholarship established by Stephen H. Pugh (BA ’68, JD ’72), Fletcher N. Smith III (JD ’94), and other alumni in honor of former deans Charles R. Purcell (1970-75) and Nina S. Appel (1983-2004), for students enrolled in the University’s School of Law who have overcome significant obstacles in pursuing their education.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Is English your first language?
  2. Have either of your parents received a baccalaureate degree from a four year college/university?
  3. Did you graduate from an inner-city public high school?
  4. Please describe any significant challenges or obstacles you have overcome in pursuing your education.