Hofstra Law

Harris Y. Cotton Memorial Scholarship

Category
Scholarship

Dates
Deadline Date: Jun 15th, 2014
Posted Date: Oct 21st, 2010
Criteria

Description

WHO SHOULD APPLY AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Deadline: June 15, 2014

The County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey Foundation is a non-profit corporation created by the County Prosecutors Association for the purpose of awarding scholarships. The Foundation is administered by a Board of Trustees comprised of Officers of the County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey. 

 Each scholarship is a one year grant in the amount of $2,500.00 paid directly to the recipient. Persons may reapply for succeeding years. 

 To be eligible, an applicant must be a New Jersey resident accepted for admission to a law school. The applicant must have an interest in pursuing a career as a prosecutor with an emphasis in Domestic Violence or Hate Crimes prosecutions. The applicant must also demonstrate financial need. 

Applications must be  postmarked by June 15th of each year. Personal interviews of finalists will be conducted. Applicants will be notified of the Trustees' decision in August of each year. 

Applications should be sent to

Harris Y. Cotton Memorial Scholarship 

c/o Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow 

Union County Prosecutor’s Office 

32 Rahway Avenue 

Elizabeth, NJ 07202 

http://www.law.harvard.edu/current/sfs/myaid/outside-scholarships/pdfs/harris-cotton-2013.pdf