Dallas Hispanic Law Foundation Judicial Internships – Apply by February 26, 2021

The Dallas Hispanic Law Foundation invites Hispanic law students who are in the process of completing their first- or second-year classes to apply for the DHLF Judicial Internship Program.  Judges from the Dallas area civil and criminal courts will be participating.  Applicants must have completed first-year law school courses from an accredited law school, including civil procedure, legal research, and legal writing courses.  The DHLF grants stipends to the students chosen to participate in the program.

Applicants must be willing to commit to a minimum of a four-week internship.  The internships will commence no earlier than May 17, 2021, and must be completed no later than July 16, 2021.  Interns will receive a stipend of approximately $2,000 for the four weeks.  Completed applications must be submitted no later than 11:59 p.m. CST, February 26, 2021. Intern selection will be announced by late March 2021.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.

How to Apply
You can apply online by accessing the following website for The Dallas Foundation, an organization that assists the DHLF with its awards programs.

Read the instructions on the right-hand side of the page to create an account.  The password is dhlf.  (You can also find the link at the following website, www.dallasfoundation.org, then click on “Scholarships” then “Scholarship Listing” then “Dallas Hispanic Law Foundation Scholarship”.)  Please note that in order to apply through The Dallas Foundation portal, you will need to create an account by clicking “Register,” then selecting “Scholarship Applicant” under Portal Access.  Once you complete and submit all the required information, the system will automatically send you an email confirming your registration.

Using the username and password you selected, navigate to Scholarship Applicant > Find Scholarships.  Locate the Dallas Hispanic Law Foundation Scholarship, click the link, then enter the access code dhlf.  Once the code is entered, you’ll see the description of the Dallas Hispanic Law Foundation Scholarship and you can begin completing the application.

Students should contact scholarhsips@dallasfoundation.org with any questions.