Slide SCHOLARSHIPS PRBA awards annual scholarships.

Scholarships

Puerto Rican Bar Association Scholarship Fund will award scholarships during its Annual Gala in October. To receive the award, the scholarship recipient must remain in good standing and enrolled full-time at an accredited American Bar Association Law School in New York State, be a resident of the State of New York, or have a confirmed commitment to work in New York State after completing their law school education.

2020 Scholarship Recipients

Nagiane Arriaza

CUNY School of Law

Raul Muniz

St. John’s University School of Law

Lourdes Vasquez

American University Washington College of Law

Sheella Martinez

The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Domingo Rios-Rivera

Georgetown University Law

Sabino Vargas

Dare to Dream Scholarship

Roger Williams University School of Law

Gloria Medina

The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Maya Ureno-Dembar

Brooklyn Law School

Katherine Salazar

LSAT Scholarship

John Jay College of Criminal Justice

2020 Scholarship Recipients 
  • Nagiane Arriaza – CUNY School of Law
  • Sheella Martinez – The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
  • Gloria Medina – The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
  • Raul Muniz – St. John’s University School of Law
  • Domingo Rios-Rivera – Georgetown University Law
  • Maya Ureno-Dembar – Brooklyn Law School
  • Lourdes Vasquez – American University Washington College of Law
  • Sabino Vargas – Dare to Dream Scholarship – Roger Williams University School of Law
  • Katherine Salazar – LSAT Scholarship John Jay College of Criminal Justice
2019 Scholarship Recipients ($10,000 each student)
  • Diego Gomez – Brooklyn Law School
  • Ruben Huertero – St. John’s University School of Law
  • Arianna Mercado – Columbia Law School
2018 Scholarship Recipients ($10,000 each student)
  • Arianna Beltrez – Albany Law School
  • Sonia Bennett – Albany Law Schoo
  • Juan Esteban Bedoya– New York University School of Law
  • Maria Santiago –CUNY Law School
  • Lourdes Vasquez
2017 Scholarship Recipients

(Legacy Scholarships- $10,000 each student for each year in law school)

  • Claudia Cadenillas – Albany Law School
  • Adriel Colon – Albany Law School
  • Mary Carolina Diaz – Fordham University School of Law
  • Christina M. Gutierrez – Touro Law School
  • Ana A. Nunez – Brooklyn Law School
  • Natalie Rios – Fordham University School of Law
  • Marcy Robles– Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University
  • Gabriella Romero– Albany Law School
  • Zoila Sanchez– Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
  • K. Rafael Varela – CUNY School of Law
  • Jessica Orellana – CUNY School of Law (Recipient of Justice Sallie Manzanet- Daniel’s Dare to Dream Scholarship)
2016 Scholarship Recipients
  • Adriel Colon – Albany Law School
  • Samuel Carrion – Brooklyn Law School
  • Denisse Mira – SUNY Buffalo Law School
  • Jamie Ruiz –Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
  • Daniel Vizcarrondo – Brooklyn Law Schoo
2015 Scholarship Recipients
  • Michelle Reyes – Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
  • Anna Federico – Albany Law School
  • Carlos F. Ugalde – Fordham University School of Law
  • Anthony Beneduce Jr. – Brooklyn Law School
  • Daily Guerrero – Columbia Law School
2014 Scholarship Recipients
  • Megan Martucci – Fordham University School of Law
  • Rebecca Medina – New York Law School
  • Stephanie Rivas – SUNY Buffalo Law School
  • Jamie Ruiz –Touro Law School
  • Christopher Santos – New York University Law School
  • Bianca Vitale – Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
  • Daniel Vizcarrondo – Brooklyn Law School
  • Jill Westerberg – CUNY Law School