Robert M. Helfend Criminal Defense Scholarship
- Must be currently enrolled in law school or currently enrolled in their undergraduate with the intent to pursue law school post graduate.
- Must be a full time student.
- Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
All applications must be submitted by January 19, 2019.
How to Apply
- Submit a cover letter (with Name, Email, Phone, etc)
- Where are you enrolled?
- Planned year of graduation
- Undergraduate degree earned (if applicable)
- Submit proof of enrollment
- Proof of law school enrollment or undergraduate student enrollment with written explanation/intent of law school post graduation
- Submit your 400-600 word essay on one of the following topics:
- Representing underserved communities in the criminal justice system
- Equal protection under the law in modern day practice
- State vs Federal Law: Is marijuana illegal?
The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.