LEX SCHOLARSHIP GUIDELINES
Note that you don’t need to be a member of LEX or eligible for membership to apply for this! Because COD has a LEX chapter, ALL our paralegal students are allowed to apply!
DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION: February 27, 2015
The American Association for Paralegal Education will award up to five $500 scholarships, for the pursuit of the student’s paralegal education. A national committee representative of the five AAfPE membership regions will make the final selection of the recipients.
All applications should be forwarded to AAfPE Headquarters, so that they may be assigned to the committee for evaluation. Application materials must be postmarked on or before February 27, 2015.
AAfPE LEX Scholarship
19 Mantua Road Mt.
Royal, NJ 08061
Should you have questions or need further information regarding these scholarships, please feel free to contact AAfPE at 856-423-2829 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. All applications must be received by mail with original signatures on the certification/permission to print form. The application package will include the following materials:
- An essay of 500 to 750 words (two to three doubled spaced typed pages) on the topic selected by the LEX Scholarship Committee. Essays should be written with standard margins and type size; applicants should be aware going over the maximum page and word limits may result in point deductions.
- Completed LEX Scholarship application.
- Signed LEX Scholarship Certification and Permission to Print form.
- A letter indicating the applicant is a student in good standing from a faculty member.