Sapphire Andersen, a third-year law student was awarded the 2020 Phi Delta Phi Balfour Scholarship.
Andersen was one of three chosen from a large applicant pool of high qualified candidates. She was chosen for her dedication to the principles and objectives of Phi Delta Phi, the International Legal Honor Society.
The Phi Delta Phi organization was established in 1869 to promote a higher standard of professional ethics, and is among the other of legal organizations in North America.
The Balfour Scholarship grant is from a series of continuing from the Lloyd G. Balfour Foundation. Phi Delta Phi has distributed more than $400,000 in scholarship service award.
Andersen is the second Creighton student to awarded this scholarship in recent years. Chris McMahon, JD’20 was a recipient of the award in 2018.
Learn more about the 2020 Balfour Awards.