2019 Scholarship & Awards Banquet

The 2019 Scholarship & Awards Banquet will be held on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at the Marriott at City Creek in Salt Lake City (75 S. West Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah 84111). The Banquet will start at 5:30 p.m. (cocktail hour) and dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m.

This year, UMBA is honored to announce the Banquet will feature Utah Supreme Court Justice John A. Pearce as the master of ceremonies, and Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill as the keynote speaker. Awards will also be given to attorneys, firms and community members for their demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion in Utah.

  • You can make DONATIONS to student scholarships online or by check to the Utah Minority Bar Association, 36 South State Street Suite 1400, Salt Lake City, Utah 84111.

Awards > At the Banquet, UMBA honors lawyers, law firms, legal organizations, and community members who have advanced the cause of minorities in the law. 

Student Scholarships > UMBA awards financial scholarships to law students from the S.J. Quinney College of Law and the J. Reuben Clark Law School who have made significant contributions to diversity in Utah. These scholarships are possible through the generous donations of our members, the legal and business community, and individuals donors. In 2018, students received over $50,000 in combined scholarships and matching funds from their respective law schools.

Silent Auction & RaffleOur silent auction raises additional funds for student scholarships. A full list of auction items will be made available soon. Please email utahminoritybar@gmail.com if you would like to contribute an item or service to the silent auction for the 2019 Scholarship & Awards Banquet.

Please take a moment to recognize our incredibly generous scholarship sponsors below.



Please contact Raj Dhaliwal at rdhaliwal@rqn.com if you are interested in becoming a sponsor.