SPRING CERTIFIED KENTUCKY PARALEGAL (CKP) EXAMINATION
MAY 19, 2018
The Spring 2018 Certified Kentucky Paralegal (CKP) Examination will be held on Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Sullivan University's Lexington Campus, 2355 Harrodsburg Road, Lexington, Kentucky. A review session will be offered from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m., and the CKP Examination will be given at 12:00 p.m. The deadline for applications is Thursday, May 10, 2018.
2018 PARALEGAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
This scholarship is open to any student member of the Kentucky Paralegal Association (KPA) enrolled in a paralegal program within the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Applicant shall be either: (1) a resident of the Commonwealth of Kentucky and enrolled in a traditional/ ABA approved paralegal program outside the Commonwealth, or (2) be attending an institution of higher education located within the Commonwealth of Kentucky. The applicant shall also be enrolled in a traditional/ABA approved paralegal program, with at least 12 credit hours of paralegal course work completed and at least one semester remaining.
An application for membership to the KPA can be sent at the same time as the scholarship application, allowing students who are not currently a member to become a member and meet the application requirements. Student Membership requirements are: "Any student enrolled in a paralegal training program that would allow them to meet the qualifications for active membership upon acceptance of an application for membership and payment of dues shall become a Student Member of the KPA." The Voting membership references: "A bachelor's or associate's degree in Paralegal Studies from an ABA approved paralegal program or a paralegal studies program that is not ABA approved but meets the substantive legal studies requirements pursuant to the ABA guidelines."
The application deadline is May 31, 2018. For more information please click the link:
SAVE THE DATE: NOVEMBER 8-9, 2018
KENTUCKY PARALEGAL ASSOCIATION 30TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE
CONFERENCE CENTER: THE CENTER FOR RURAL DEVELOPMENT, 2292 South Highway 27, Somerset, Kentucky (Free parking onsite)
CONFERENCE HOTEL: COURTYARD MARRIOTT, 2254 South Highway 27, Somerset, Kentucky, (606) 679-0090 (Free parking onsite)
RATE: $115.00/NIGHT, PLUS TAXES
Make your hotel reservations early to insure availability and receive the discounted rate**
**Courtesy block of rooms reserved through October 8, 2018, at 3:00 p.m.; reservations made after the cut-off date are subject to availability and will be at the then prevailing rate. Cancellations can be made up to 72 hours before scheduled arrival without penalty.
Here is the reservation link guests can use to make online reservations: Book your group rate for KENTUCKY PARALEGAL ASSOCIATION
If you have any conference questions, please contact Conference Chair, Tammy Phelps, at: firstname.lastname@example.org
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