Christine S. Cheng MD Memorial Asian-American Scholarship
1. Applicant must be a Texas-licensed attorney who currently practices criminal defense or has a strong desire to practice criminal defense in the very near future;
2. Applicant must be at least one-half Asian or one-half South Asian;
3. Applicant must submit one-paragraph statement about why you should be awarded this scholarship.
If you wish to apply, please submit the above-listed items, along with the scholarship request form (here) and recent photo, to the address below.
The Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Education Institute (TCDLEI) exists to promote and support the administration of justice in Texas, particularly through the continuing legal education of criminal defense lawyers and staff.
Apply today! If you meet the requirements and would like to be considered for a scholarship, complete the form, include all required documentation, and fax to 512-469-0512 or mail to TCDLA • 6808 Hill Meadow Dr. • Austin, Texas 78736 by the April 1st deadline.