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Fannie Angelos Program for Academic Excellence


The Fannie Angelos Program for Academic Excellence offers two programs to help students at Maryland Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) prepare for law school

The Baltimore Scholars


The LSAT Award Program

This program provides eight HBCU juniors and seniors the opportunity to explore their interest in studying the law.


You improve your analytical and writing skills while developing critical law school strategies.

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Bowie State University

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Coppin State University

This program is open to juniors, seniors, graduate students and alumni of Maryland HBCUs and other selected Maryland public colleges.


Eighty students receive a $1,399 award to take a 16-week Law School Admission Test (LSAT) review class during the spring semester. 


The program goal is to prepare you to perform better in college, score higher on the LSAT and to excel once you enter law school.

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Morgan State University

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University of Maryland
Eastern Shore


The class is designed and taught by the Princeton Review. Class sessions take place on the HBCU campuses. The class helps you build strategies to score higher on the LSAT.

The Fannie Angelos Program is a collaboration between the UB School of Law and Maryland HBCUs.The program aims to help students pass the LSAT, to prepare students to excel once they begin their formal legal education and to increase diversity in the legal profession.