Inderpal Rahal Memorial Trust

Level of study
Any Postgraduate
Subject area
EU, Overseas (Non-EU), UK
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
Closed 18/05/2018 (Note: competition closed for this year)

Award Description

Following the tragic death of young barrister, Inderpal Rahal, a charitable trust has been established in her memory to enable women experiencing financial hardship to further their legal education.

Value of Award

Each summer The Trust makes one, or occasionally two awards of £2,000 towards undertaking or pursuing Bar or solicitors' exams, pupillage, solicitors' training, or other legal placement or research in the UK or abroad.

Please note that no awards will be made towards the taking of a first degree in law.

Eligibility Criteria

The trust applies to women who are from an immigrant or refugee background and who intend to practice or teach law in the UK.

How to Apply

If you feel that you might be eligible for consideration for an award, please email to obtain an application form.

Annual timetable:

  • Application forms circulated in April
  • Closing date May
  • Shortlisting/interviewing in June/July.