Hofstra Law

Mexican-American Legal Defense and Educational Fund

Category
Scholarship

Dates
Deadline Date: Jan 15th, 2015
Posted Date: Sep 20th, 2010
Criteria

Description
MALDEF LAW SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
MALDEF has always sought to support law students who seek to further MALDEF's mission of advancing the civil rights of the Latino community in the United States through the legal profession. In recent years, MALDEF has annually awarded 5-10 law school scholarships of $5,000 each to deserving law students from throughout the nation.

DOWNLOAD THE LIST OF MALDEF'S 2014-2013 LAW SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS HERE!

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 importantly, for their demonstrated commitment to advancing Latino civil rights in their careers. MALDEF's 2013-2014 Law School Scholarship Application is due Monday, January 27, 2014. Students will be notified of the results in the summer/fall of 2014.

THE 2014-2015 LAW SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION IS AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOADING HERE!

WHO SHOULD APPLY AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Deadline: (Postmarked by) January 15, 2015
• Must be a Latino student
• Must be full time
• Must demonstrate financial need
• Must demonstrate academic achievement with a commitment to serve the Latino community through the legal profession

Award: Varies

CONTACT INFO:
www.maldef.org
Mexican - American Legal Defense and Education Fund
Law School Scholarship Program
634 S. Spring Street, 11th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90014
(213) 629-2512