Marie J. Smith, Esq. believed that acquiring an education is a very important step for students to contribute to society in a meaningful way.
She was an inspiring student, professional, and advocate for education and mental well-being. Marie J. Smith worked hard in all aspects of her life. She pursued and maintained professional success, while still managing family obligations. She persevered through college and obtained her doctorate degree in law. The Marie J. Smith Esq. Social Sciences Scholarship will help like-minded individuals who work to overcome challenges and persevere through college, the same way Marie J. Smith, Esq did.
High school students, undergraduates, and graduate students are eligible to apply if they are Hispanic or Black and pursuing a career in a social sciences field. In your application, write about how you plan to use your career to make an impact.