Notice Regarding the Honorable Cornelius Blackshear Fellowship Program

Monday, May 4, 2015

The National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges is accepting applications for its Honorable Cornelius Blackshear Presidential Fellowship for minority lawyers who practice bankruptcy law. Information about the Hon. Cornelius Blackshear, the Fellowship criteria, the application form and other information about the program is available on the Blackshear Fellowship tab on the home page of   The Fellowship program provides both waived conference registration ($949 value) and a stipend for reasonable travel/hotel expenses for five up-and-coming minority bankruptcy practitioners (with less than 10 years of experience) who wish to attend the annual meeting of the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges and who otherwise meet the selection criteria. This year’s conference will be held September 27 – 30, 2015 in Miami Beach, Florida.  Applications are being accepted through July 1, 2015.