Formed in 2018, the NFALA Foundation is the nonprofit 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charitable organization that works closely with the National Filipino American Lawyers Association (NFALA) to cultivate a pipeline of leaders through scholarship and financial aid to students interested in the legal profession, as well as spearheading fundraising efforts to support these programs. The NFALA Foundation is led by Noel Vales, Esq., President; Elaine Calderon, Esq., Treasurer; and Ray Sagun, Esq., Secretary; board members David Mesa, Esq. and Marc Pilotin, Esq.; and serving in ex officio capacities, Philip Nulud, Esq. (NFALA President), Kristy Gonowon, Esq. (NFALA President-Elect), and Catherine Asuncion, Esq. (NFALA Treasurer).
THE NFALA FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES THE RAYMOND L. OCAMPO JR. FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP
The NFALA Foundation is proud to announce the establishment of the Raymond L. Ocampo Jr. Family Scholarship. A grant in the amount of $5,000 will be awarded to a law student who demonstrates exceptional aptitude for the study of law and a strong commitment to serve or contribute to the Filipino American community as a future leader in the legal profession.
Applications should be submitted no later than 5 p.m. (PDT), May 31, 2020. This year’s scholarship recipient will be announced during NFALA’s annual Mid-Year Conference, which will be held virtually on June 12, 2020.
For general inquiries about the NFALA Foundation and its programs, including opportunities to help expand scholarship offerings, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. In addition to creating further scholarships in the future, the NFALA Foundation is also in the process of developing a law student relief program related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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