Congratulations to Shantel Marulanda and Michael Franco – the winners of this year’s CHBA Scholarship for the University of Toronto’s Youth Summer Law Program!
Shantel is 17 years old, Colombian and a student at Bishop Tonnos Catholic High School in Hamilton, Ontario. She plans to use her scholarship to take the Law and Politics course as she plans to run for politics in the future.
Michael is a 17-year-old Venezuelan Canadian interested in immigration/international and criminal law. He is currently attending Marshal McLuhan Catholic Secondary School in Toronto, Ontario. His goal is to one day become a lawyer and give back to the community.
The CHBA Scholarship for the Law Youth Summer Program at the University of Toronto is intended to support Hispanic or Latinx high school students with an interest in exploring the legal profession and the legal field in the areas of criminal law, law and politics, trial advocacy, corporate law and international law.
Details below on how to get involved, donate (donation receipt available), volunteer or if you want to refer a student to apply for the scholarship.