Who Can Apply: Applicants for the program must meet the following criteria:
*Be African American
*Possess a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.50 on a 4.0 scale
*Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (“FAFSA”) form and have a demonstrated, unmet financial need as verified by their college or university.
*Reside in or be a permanent resident of Connecticut, Vermont, NY or NJ. One recipient will be chosen from NY, NJ and CT or VT.
*Be a junior or senior during the time of application
*A letter of recommendation
*A statement of career interest that discusses your passion and committment to social justice and the study of law
*A current transcript (unofficial)
Deadline: March 24, 2021