39th Annual Scholarship Gala & Awards Dinner

  • 30 Sep 2020
  • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Zoom
  • 308

Registration

  • For HBA-NJ Active/Paid Members Only.
  • This is for non-members, family members, guests, and/or past HBA-NJ members who have not renewed their memberships or their membership has lapsed.
  • Registration for law school students and high school students is free.
  • Tax-deductible scholarship donation in your company’s name in the amount of $5,000, which will be awarded to one or more students and/or will serve to fund our Scholarship Endowment; Recognition throughout the event and opportunity to submit 1-minute virtual video during the Gala; Prominent display of your sponsorship level and company name throughout the Gala; Full page, color advertisement prominently placed in our digital journal, which will be displayed on our website for at least one year; Recognition of sponsorship status and company logo on all Gala advertising materials; save-the-date emails, invitation emails, press releases, and any signage; An opportunity to distribute company promotional materials virtually to the HBA-NJ’s membership; Link to your website on the HBA-NJ website at www.njhba.org for one full year; 20 virtual Gala tickets.
  • Tax-deductible scholarship donation in your company’s name in the amount of $3,000, which will be awarded to one or more students and/or will serve to fund our Scholarship Endowment; Recognition throughout the event and opportunity to submit a 45-second virtual video during the Gala; Prominent display of your sponsorship level and company name throughout the Gala; Full page, color advertisement prominently placed in our digital journal, which will be displayed on our website for at least one year; Recognition of sponsorship status and company logo on all Gala advertising materials; save-the-date emails, invitation emails, press releases, and any signage; An opportunity to distribute company promotional materials virtually to the HBA-NJ’s membership; Link to your website on the HBA-NJ website at www.njhba.org for one full year; 15 virtual Gala tickets.
  • Tax-deductible scholarship donation in your company’s name in the amount of $1,500, which will be awarded to a student and/or will serve to fund our Scholarship Endowment; Recognition throughout the event and opportunity to submit a 30-second virtual video during the Gala; Prominent display of your sponsorship level and company name throughout the Gala; Full page, color advertisement prominently placed in our digital journal, which will be displayed on our website for at least one year; Recognition of sponsorship status and company logo on all Gala advertising materials; save-the-date emails, invitation emails, press releases, and any signage; An opportunity to distribute company promotional materials virtually to the HBA-NJ’s membership; Link to your website on the HBA-NJ website at www.njhba.org for one full year; 10 virtual Gala tickets.
  • Recognition throughout the event; Prominent display of your sponsorship level and company name throughout the Gala; Full page, color advertisement prominently placed in our digital journal, which will be displayed on our website for at least one year; Recognition of sponsorship status and company logo on all Gala advertising materials; save-the-date emails, invitation emails, press releases, and any signage; An opportunity to distribute company promotional materials virtually to the HBA-NJ’s membership; Link to your website on the HBA-NJ website at www.njhba.org for one full year; 5 virtual Gala tickets.
  • All ads should be CMYK and no less than 300 dpi at actual size of ad, and in color. Font should not be smaller than 12 points. Full Bleed page ads should be portrait format at 8.5" (width) x 11" (height). If you are a sponsor, please provide logos in high resolution - eps format to jalopez@reedsmith.com.
  • All ads should be CMYK and no less than 300 dpi at actual size of ad, and in color. Font should not be smaller than 12 points. Half page ads should be landscape format at 7.5" (width) x 4.75" (height).
  • All ads should be CMYK and no less than 300 dpi at actual size of ad, and in color. Font should not be smaller than 12 points. Quarter page ads should be portrait format at 3.65" (width) x 4.75" (height).

Registration is closed


The Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey ("HBA-NJ") cordially invites you to register for its 39th Annual Scholarship Gala and Awards Dinner (the "Gala") on September 30, 2020, via Zoom.  This signature event will include a year-in-review, presentation of several scholarships to deserving law school students and students from the American Dream High School Pipeline Programs, two Latino comedians (Ace Guillen & Dennis Gaxiola), and will honor the following award recipients:  Sterling National Bank -- Corporate Partner of the Year; Stark & Stark -- Law Firm of the Year; and Hon. Lourdes I. Santiago (ret.) -- Margarita Echevarria Trailblazer of the Year.   Don't forget to join us for the "live" after-party to be held via Zoom!

To register, sponsor the Gala or to purchase an advertisement in the commemorative digital journal online, please click here.  All journal advertisements are due by September 28, 2020 to HBA-NJ President Melinda Colon Cox at melinda.cox@piblaw.comHBA-NJ Membership Secretary Jacky Peña at jpena@cozen.com, and HBA-NJ Trustee Jonathan Barrera at jbarrera@passaiccountynj.org.  For additional information, sponsorship and marketing opportunities, please click here.  

Finally, the HBA-NJ would like to thank the generous support of its sponsors, supporters and contributors.  In particular, we would like to thank our 2019-2020 committed Gala sponsors for their continued support of our diversity efforts and initiatives: 

Underwriter/Diamond Sponsor, Parker Ibrahim & Berg LLP;

Amigo/Gold Sponsors, Archer & Greiner PC, Day Pitney LLP, Hudson Court Reporting, Lowenstein Sandler LLP, Prudential, Reed Smith, Stark & Stark and Sterling National Bank;

Gold Sponsor, Smolin Lupin; and, 

Silver Sponsor, Hill Wallack LLP.

We invite you to partner with us and sponsor this signature event.  Your support is critical to ensuring that the HBA-NJ can continue to impact the New Jersey legal community in a meaningful way!


 


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Founded in 1980, the HBA-NJ is a 501(c)(6) nonprofit association that is comprised of attorneys, judges, law professors, law students, and other professionals who share a common interest in addressing the issues affecting Hispanics within the legal community.

The purpose of the Association is to serve the public interest: (i) by cultivating the art and science of jurisprudence, (ii) by advancing the standing of the legal profession, and (iii) by preserving high standards of integrity, honor, and professional courtesy among Hispanic lawyers.

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P.O. Box 25562, Newark, NJ 07101

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