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MALDEF Law School Scholarship Program

  • Website Address
  • http://www.maldef.org/leadership/scholarships/inde...
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • 634 South Spring St.
  • 11th Floor
  • Los Angeles, CA 90014
  • Email Address
  • lawscholarships@maldef.org
  • Application Deadline
  • January 17, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • 15
  • Maximum Amount
  • $5,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • MALDEF's Law School Scholarship Program is open to all law students currently enrolled full-time at an accredited United States law school. Applicants are evaluated for their academic and extracurricular achievements, for their background and financial need, and, most important, for their demonstrated commitment to advancing Latino civil rights in their careers.

    Submission materials:
    -MALDEF Law School scholarship application form, including the financial statement form completed by the applicant's law school
    -Current Resume
    -Personal statement up to 750 words, double-spaced, detailing the applicant's personal background and financial need, academic and extracurricular achievement, a record of service to the Latino community, and future plans
    -Transcripts for college (for all applicants) and law school (for applicants who have already completed a year of law school). Unofficial transcripts accepted

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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