THE PRBA SCHOLARSHIP FUND APPLICATION, to learn more about this scholarship for law students, visit: www.prbasf.org
NEW DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 15, 2017
(EXTENDED FROM: JULY 31, 2017)
For complete application materials (9 pages) click on link: 2017 NEW Amended Scholarship Application – Deadline 9-15-17.pdf
The Puerto Rican Bar Association Scholarship Fund, Inc. (“Scholarship Fund”) is now accepting applications for its annual scholarship. The Scholarship Fund was established to promote diversity within the legal profession by providing scholarships to students of Puerto Rican and Latino descent attending ABA-accredited law schools in New York State. Applicants must be enrolled during the 2017-2018 academic year.
For the first time the Puerto Rican Bar Association will be awarding legacy scholarships in celebration of its 2017 Puerto Rican Bar Association Diamond Jubilee. Each scholarship recipient will receive Ten Thousand Dollars ($10,000.00) yearly until graduation. The scholar will receive Five Thousand Dollars ($5,000.00) per semester. To receive the award, the scholarship recipient must remain in good standing and enrolled full time at an accredited American Bar Association Law School in New York state.