$10,000 commitment supports legal education
TULSA, Okla. – Gavin J. Burl, a student at the University of Tulsa College of Law, has been awarded Crowe & Dunlevy’s Diversity Scholars Program scholarship.
The honor is given annually to an outstanding TU Law candidate who qualifies based on academic achievement, financial need and commitment to the law. Burl will receive up to $10,000, with $2,000 awarded each semester based on satisfactory progress and performance.
Crowe & Dunlevy has a long-standing tradition of enhancing diversity within the firm and throughout the legal profession. Since the firm’s Diversity Scholars Program was established in 2005, more than $250,000 in scholarships have been awarded to exemplary students.
A first-year law student, Burl served as a Student Bar Association delegate and was a Board of Advocates 1L Negotiation Competition finalist.
Burl received his undergraduate degree from East Central University in 2018. A student athlete and campus leader, Burl served as Student Government Association president and was a member of the football team and Pi Sigma Alpha. He was awarded the Dr. Edward Brooks Scholarship and was named the school’s homecoming king. He also served as a member of the Legal Professions Association.