Gilbert I. “Buddy” Low Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was funded by the Beaumont Association of America in honor of Gilbert “Buddy” Low, and established on December 11, 2008.
Gilbert Low, born in 1933 and raised in East Texas, graduated from The University of Texas School of Law in 1960. While in law school he supported himself through construction and pipeline work, along with proceeds from the G.I. Bill. Buddy served as the Texas Law Review Comment Editor, receiving an award for his contributions to the journal and graduating with highest honors.
Shortly after graduating, Low went to work for the law firm of Orgain, Bell & Tucker in Beaumont Texas, where in 1999 Texas Lawyer named him the Best Plaintiff’s Lawyer as well as Best Defense Lawyer in the Beaumont area.
In 1991, Gilbert Low endowed the Gilbert I. Low Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law, which recognizes the work of student editors of the Texas Law Review, and the Carl Parker Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law.