Santa Barbara Paralegal Association

Promoting & Educating Paralegals since 1979


Santa Barbara Paralegal Association is very proud that we give back to the community of Santa Barbara in various ways.

2020 SBPA Scholarship Recipients

The Santa Barbara Paralegal Association is pleased to announce the recipients of our Annual SBPA Scholarship! We had an exceptional applicant pool this time around, but would like to congratulate Anne Huang and Carly Gutierrez on receiving the Scholarship! Both are currently employed with law firms in Santa Barbara County and they are both enrolled in the UCSB Paralegal Extension Program.

SBPA Scholarship Recipient

Carly Gutierrez

Santa Barbara Paralegal Association Scholarship Recipient

Anne Huang

The Scholarship Committee would like to thank all of this year’s applicants for taking the time to apply for this year’s scholarship award. We wish all of the applicants much success with their paralegal education and careers. 

-2020 SBPA Board of Directors

SBPA Scholarship Opportunities

Santa Barbara Paralegal Association offers Scholarship Opportunities to any currently enrolled Paralegal Students who live or work in Santa Barbara County.  We know the cost of education can be daunting at times and we encourage persons who would like to delve into this fantastic profession of being a Paralegal.  The deadline for Applications is March 30 each year.

Each year, in keeping with our mission to promote the paralegal profession and encourage ongoing paralegal education, SBPA offers scholarship opportunities to students enrolled in paralegal programs for those who live and/or work in Santa Barbara County and to experienced paralegals desiring to take advanced certification examinations – details are contained on the application form.  SBPA awards scholarships to deserving, qualified applicants. Applications are due March 30th each year and the winner(s) are invited to Paralegal Day in recognition.  No demonstration of financial need is required.

Santa Barbara Paralegal Association

P.O. Box 2695, Santa Barbara, CA 93120