Fordham Law

Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Education Fund Scholarship Program for Law Students

99 Hudson Street, 14th floor
New York , New York 10013

This Scholarship is administered by the Puerto Rican Bar Association (PRBA).  All Latino students attending law school in the United States are eligible to apply. PRBA selects recipients based on financial need and academic promise. Scholarship recipients will be contacted by PRBA directly.  All applicants must be either a first or second year student (third year evening students are also eligible) in a JD program at an American Bar Association approved law school. Students working towards their LL.M. are not eligible for these awards. the six-page application from can be downloaded from the website (click on Education and then on Student Services.)  The application deadline is in March.  Check the website for current availability. 

Contact: Maritza Maldonado
Telephone: (212) 739-7517
Fax: (212) 431-4276