2021 Los Abogados Pipeline Fellowship Program
Los Abogados LSAT Pipeline Fellowship application period opens March 5, 2021.
Los Abogados invites individuals who plan to take the Fall2021 LSAT to apply for the Los Abogados Pipeline LSAT Fellowship.
Fellowship Scholarship Award: Tuition paid Kaplan LSAT Preparation Program; weekly practice LSAT practice exams proctored by members of the Los Abogados organization; a personal assigned mentor to each Fellow; one individual meeting with an admissions counselor from the Admissions Department of University of Arizona and Arizona State University.
Application Qualifications and Requirements:
▪ Applicants must meet the eligibility requirements to take the Fall 2021 LSAT https://www.lsac.org/applying-law-school/jd-application-process/jd-application-requirements;
▪ Provide a Personal Statement that demonstrates their experience and skills in leadership, service to the community, and support efforts in the Hispanic/Latino community;
▪ Submit Completed Application
▪ Submit a Resume;
▪ Submit Undergraduate Transcripts (unofficial copies acceptable)
▪ Demonstrate Financial need.
Applicants must submit their completed application by Monday, April 5, 2021.
Time Commitment: The Fellowship Program carries a strict time commitment and attendance policy to ensure that all Fellows have the best opportunity to reach their full potential on the LSAT. If an applicant earns a Fellowship position, the schedule would be as follows:
Program Schedule: May 27, 2021 through August 11, 2021
May 27th 6-8pm Pipeline Fellowship Orientation
Tuesdays: 6-8pm Lectures from Kaplan Instructor
Weds.: 6-8pm Lectures from Kaplan Instructor
Thursdays: 6-8pm Kaplan Exercises/Drills (Proctored)
Saturdays: 8:30am-12:30pm LSAT Practice Exam (Proctored)
Location: Due to the Covid-19 pandemic the program will be on an online Zoom/equivalent format. You will need a reliable internet connection and a computer/laptop with a camera and microphone so you can participate in the lectures. Please contact us by email, if you have any questions or concerns about computer/technology requirements.
Attendance Policy: To remain eligible for the Fellowship, a Fellow cannot miss more than two (2) Kaplan Lectures; and (1) Saturday LSAT Practice Exam. Los Abogados reserves the right to place a Fellow on probation should a Fellows attendance fall below this attendance policy and/or remove a Fellow from the program and replace with a waitlisted applicant.
Fellows Responsibilities: Fellow recipients will be expected to complete homework as
assigned by the instructor and adhere to the Attendance Policy. During the sessions, Los Abogados will also be offering information concerning the law school admissions process, including, but not limited to, financial aid considerations and best practices for resumes, personal statements, and applications.
**Applications must be sent by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Monday, April 5, 2021** The application can be downloaded from HERE.
If you have any questions about the Fellowship Program or application process, please contact us at: email@example.com.