NAPALSA 2016 Student of the Year Award
Since 2009, NAPALSA has acknowledged the contributions of outstanding NAPALSA members at the joint NAPALSA/NAPABA Annual Conference with a monetary ward.
The NAPALSA Student of the Year Award recognizes TWO outstanding members of NAPALSA that demonstrate a commitment to our mission, service to his or her local APALSA organization, and the promotion of Asian Pacific Americans in the legal profession. NAPALSA is proud to announce that it will award a monetary award of $500.00 to each award recipient this year.
To be considered for the Student of the Year Award, you must be a current dues-paying Member of the National Asian Pacific American Law Student Association. All student members of a dues-paying NAPALSA Affiliate organization (local APALSA) are eligible to apply. Students do not need to be present at the NAPALSA Annual Conference in order to be eligible for the Award.
If the student is not part of an APALSA Affiliate, students may individually pay dues by sending $35 to the Treasurer at:
Checks should be made out to: NAPALSA
The Student of the Year will be awarded according to the following criteria:
To apply, please submit the following materials in the following order in one consolidated PDF file by 11:59 P.M. EST October 14, 2016 to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line as "2016 NAPALSA STUDENT AWARD APPLICATION."
Please include the following:
Failure to comply with the rules and directions will subject your application to disqualification.
All applications must be transmitted ELECTRONICALLY to email@example.com with the subject heading "2016 NAPALSA STUDENT AWARD APPLICATION." All materials should be submitted in one consolidated PDF file. Incomplete applications or applications failing to follow these instructions will be ineligible for consideration.
Once all applications are received, the President will assign all Personal Statements a random alpha-numeric code to ensure impartiality in decision-making by the NAPALSA Board of Directors.
Award Recipients will be notified by telephone and email. Award recipients will be acknowledged at the final NAPALSA social and will receive recognition on the NAPALSA website.
Please feel free to contact the President, Alexis Shimada, or the Secretary, Ali Hakusui, with any questions or concerns at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. Thank you and best of luck!