Scholarship Guidelines

The Dallas Hispanic Law Foundation awards scholarships to worthy Hispanic law students.  Applications must be submitted by March 6, 2017, and decisions will be announced by April 17, 2017. 

How to Submit an Application

Completed applications must be received no later than 11:59 PM CST, March 6, 2017.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.  Dowload the PDF application below.  Send in your completed application and other required documents as outlined in the application form, as a PDF, labeled with your name in the subject line to: dhlf.scholarships@gmail.com

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Scholarship Recipients

The Dallas Hispanic Law Foundation has awarded over $250,000 in scholarships to the following law students:

2017

  • Natalie Harrison, University of Texas Law School

  • Brenda Balli, SMU Law School

  • Alexandra Grafton, University of Houston Law School

  • Heather Penning, South Texas College of Law

  • Pedro Conejo Zaval, SMU Law School

  • Maria Alonso, SMU Law School

  • Felipe Flores, UNT Law School

  • Ruth Rivera-Arriaga, University of Houston

  • Claudia Segura, UNT Law School

  • Cielo Fortin-Camacho, Texas A&M Law School

  • Adam Greenup, UNT Law School

  • Sonia Monroy, UNT Law School

  • Karla Perez, University of Texas Law School

2016

  • Daniella Angarita, UNT Dallas College of Law

  • Delia Castro, UNT Dallas College of Law

  • Jose Cervantes, Jr., UNT Dallas College of Law

  • Paola Eisner, Harvard Law School

  • Patricio Gutierrez, University of Houston Law Center

  • Martha Salas, St. Mary’s School of Law

  • Jenna Cornejo, UNT Dallas College of Law

  • Ashley Chica, South Texas College of Law

  • Briana Perez, UT Law School

  • Jose Chapa, SMU Dedman School of Law

  • Alex Hernandez, UT Law School

  • Emery Martinez, UNT Dallas College of Law

  • Michael Navarro, Texan A&M University School of Law

  • Michelle Maese, Texas A&M University School of Law

  • Berenice Medellin, UT Law School

2015

  • Mark Melchor, South Texas College of Law

  • Nancy Cartagena, University of Houston Law Center

  • Miriam Garza, Texas A&M University School of Law

  • Roina Rivera, UNT Dallas College of Law

  • Michael Scott Navarro, Texas A&M University School of Law

  • Jennifer Trejo, SMU Dedman School of Law

  • Hector Chavana, Jr., South Texas College of Law

  • Gabriela Gutierrez, SMU Dedman School of Law

  • Jorge Jasso, University of Houston Law Center

  • Vienna Flores, SMU Dedman School of Law

  • James Haecker, University of Texas School of Law

  • Andres Martinez, Texas A&M University School of Law

  • Jasmine Grant, University of Texas School of Law

  • Andrea Meza, University of Texas School of Law

  • Annabel Pedraza, SMU Dedman School of Law

2014

  • Paige Armstrong-Gutierrez, The University of Texas School of Law
  • Nafisa Bringe, The University of Texas School of Law
  • Jose Carreon, SMU Dedman School of Law
  • Ruben Gandia, Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law
  • Carla Green, Texas A&M University School of Law
  • Samantha Jarvis, The University of Texas School of Law
  • Josefina Louis, Texas A&M University School of Law
  • Michelle Maese, Texas A&M University School of Law
  • Jesus Marquez, Texas A&M University School of Law
  • Berenice Medellin, Texas Tech University School of Law
  • Olga Medina, The University of Texas School of Law
  • Andrea Meza, The University of Texas School of Law
  • Roina Rivera Smith, University of North Texas School of Law
  • Jose Robles, Texas A&M University School of Law
  • Carolyn Ruiz, Harvard Law School
  • Jessika Velazquez, SMU Dedman School of Law

2013

  • James Haecker, The University of Texas School of Law
  • Berenice Medellin, Texas Tech University School of Law Aida V. Nieto, Cornell Law School
  • Nafisa Teague, The University of Texas School of Law
  • Andrea Meza, The University of Texas School of Law
  • Ana Maria Sanchez, Baylor University Law School
  • Philip Segura, Baylor University Law School
  • Samantha Jarvis, The University of Texas School of Law
  • Olivia Mathias, The University of Houston Law Center
  • Stephany Miranda, SMU Dedman School of Law
  • Josefina Peña, Texas Wesleyan School of Law
  • Andrew Quecan, The University of Texas School of Law
  • Elizabeth O. Gutierrez, St. Mary's University School of Law

2012

  • Josefina Peña, Texas Wesleyan School of Law
  • Samantha Jarvis, University of Texas School of Law
  • Kathryn Owens, Texas Tech School of Law
  • Margarita Aida Flores, Texas Tech School of Law
  • Alejandra Avila, University of Texas School of Law

2011

  • Ruben Gandia, Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law
  • Ana Garza, SMU Dedman School of Law
  • Cristina Guerra, University of Texas School of Law
  • Claudia Hernandez, Baylor University School of Law
  • Eric Puente, University of Texas School of Law

2010

  • Monica Adriano, SMU Dedman School of Law
  • Angeles Garcia, University of Houston School of Law
  • Elizabeth Guillen, University of Texas School of Law
  • Foster Valle Katie, Texas Wesleyan School of Law
  • Juan S. Lopez, University of Texas School of Law
  • Jose Magana, Baylor University School of Law
  • Amber Ramirez, University of Houston School of Law
  • Adalberto Ruiz, Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law

2009

  • Victoria Branson, Texas Southern Thurgood Marshall School of Law
  • Catherine Butel-Ortega, South Texas College of Law
  • Octavio A. Dominguez, SMU Dedman School of Law
  • Jiroko Lopez, SMU Dedman School of Law
  • Jessica Trevizo, SMU Dedman School of Law

2008

  • Amanda Chavez, SMU Dedman School of Law
  • Sophia Guerra, South Texas School of Law
  • Gabriela Henriquez, South Texas School of Law
  • Stephanie Kolmar, University of Texas School of Law
  • Ana Maria Narro, SMU Dedman School of Law
  • Omar Ochoa, University of Texas School of Law
  • Maria Cecilia Partida, University of Texas School of Law
  • Laura Sotelo Santellana, SMU Dedman School of Law
  • Jessica Trevizo, SMU Dedman School of Law
  • Megan White, Texas Tech School of Law
  • Ignacio Alfonso Zambrano, Texas Tech School of Law
  • Rocio Guadalupe Mendoza, University of Texas School of Law

2007

  • Carla DeLeon, SMU Dedman School of Law
  • Mario Franke, University of Texas School of Law
  • Belinda Garcia, University of Texas School of Law
  • Jiroko Lopez, SMU Dedman School of Law
  • Victoria Neave, Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law

2006

  • Chevazz Guerra Brown
  • Mario Jesus Flores
  • Daniel Gomez
  • Iris Guerra
  • Monica Guerrero
  • Laura Pena
  • Sally Pretorious
  • Erika Toledo
  • Angel Villarreal Mata
  • Lorilei Zapata Cronin