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Once annually, MC Law presents a loan assistance award to an alumnus pursuing a career in public interest law or with a non-profit organization.

The LRAP assists those alumni who demonstrate a long-term commitment to serving poor or underserved populations through either direct legal services or policy related work. Requirements to be considered for the LRAP include the following: 

  • Graduated from MC School of Law in the past 10 years
  • Licensed to practice law
  • Currently working, at least 75% of full time, in a public interest or public service law job (judicial clerks will be considered for an award)
  • Must have outstanding educational loans (from any degree, not just J.D.)
  • All loans must be current or in good standing
  • Current salary will be a consideration by the committee in its selection

If you qualify for the LRAP based on the above criteria, please complete an application and submit it to:

Jackie Banes
LRAP Committee Member
Mississippi College School of Law
151 E. Griffith St.
Jackson, MS 39206