MALDEF's Dream Act Student Activist Scholarship

Who Is Eligible:

MALDEF’s 2017-2018 Law School Scholarship is open to all students who are enrolled full-time at an accredited United States law school in the 2017-2018 academic school year and arecompleting their first law degree. Applicants are evaluated based on four main factors: 


  1. Personal background and financial need;
  2. Academic and extracurricular achievement;
  3. Demonstrated commitment to serving the Latino community, shown through academic, extracurricular, or professional record of service;
  4. Future plans to advance the rights of Latinos. 





Deadline: 12/18/2018 Based on Last Year's Deadline.
Amount: Up to $5,000
How to apply:

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MALDEF now offers a scholarship to support the nation’s college and graduate student leaders who have been outstanding advocates for the DREAM Act and all immigrant rights