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Scholarships and Fellowships

LatinoJustice, Puerto Rican Legal Defense Fund-PRLDEF (New York, New York) FALL 2015 SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITY FOR PUBLIC INTEREST FELLOWSHIP

LATINOJUSTICE PRLDEF seeks to SPONSOR rising 3L or recent law graduates currently clerking for  Fall 2015 PUBLIC INTEREST FELLOWSHIP. LatinoJustice is one of the foremost Latino civil rights organizations in the country, serving a pan-Latino constituency. Since 1972, they have brought precedent setting impact litigation that has profoundly improved the treatment of Latinos in our […]

U.S. Department of Justice Office of the Solicitor General Bristow Fellowship Program

Every year, the Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) accepts applications for one-year Bristow Fellowships. Bristow Fellows assist OSG attorneys in drafting briefs in opposition to certiorari filed against the government in the Supreme Court of the United States, preparing petitions for certiorari and briefs on the merits in Supreme Court cases, preparing recommendations to the Solicitor […]

2015 EQUAL JUSTICE WORKS FELLOWSHIP APPLICATION TIPS PLUS BONUS TIPS ON MEDICAL-LEGAL PARTNERSHIP PROJECTS

The application for 2015 Equal Justice Works Fellowships is now open! Applications will be accepted through September 17, 2014. Please visit the website to learn more. You may register for the free webinar on Wednesday, July 16th to learn more about the Equal Justice Works (EJW) Fellowship Program and get application tips from the experts […]

Baker Donelson Diversity Scholarship Application is Available! Application Deadline is Coming Up on June 10, 2014!

Baker Donelson is committed to fostering an inclusive environment where the individual differences among us are understood, respected, appreciated and recognized as sources of strength of the Firm. These qualities enrich the environment in which we work. With this in mind, Baker Donelson will again award three scholarships to diverse law students who will complete their first year of law […]

The Weil Diversity Fellowship For 2L Law School Students

The Weil 2L Diversity Fellowship is available to students who are enrolled in an ABA-accredited law school and intend to practice law in a major city of the United States in which Weil has an office.  Eligible students must have successfully completed their first year of a full-time JD program, with an expected graduation date […]

Heritage Health and Housing, Inc. Fellowship

Please see below for the Fellowship Opportunity with a 501(c)(3). Position Type:   Fellowships (3 months to 1 year, Pro Bono Opportunities) Employer:           Heritage Health and Housing (New York, NY) Contact:               Adam Herbst Job Title:             Legal Fellow Description: Heritage Health and Housing is offering an unpaid legal fellowship opportunity as a way for recent law graduates […]

Latham & Watkins Diversity Scholars Program

Latham & Watkins is once again pleased to announce the Latham Diversity Scholars Program, which will award a $10,000 non-renewable scholarship to each of six second-year law students. Factors considered in choosing the Latham Diversity Scholars will include a candidate’s: Ability and commitment to contribute to the diversity objectives of global law firms; Life experiences […]

The 2014 d’Oliveira & Associates Student Scholarship

The d’Oliveira & Associates College Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship opportunity available to students pursuing college degrees or certifications in law school, paralegal studies‚ legal assistant studies‚ court reporting, or any other law-related field from community colleges‚ technical schools, or business schools in the United States. Deadline to Submit Application: July 15‚ 2014. Applicant Eligibility […]

Cuban American Bar Foundation Scholarships

The following are the CABA at-large scholarships available to any currently enrolled law student through the Cuban American Bar Foundation: Osvaldo Soto Scholarship –  $2,500 Judge Margarita Esquiroz Scholarship – $2,500 CABA Scholarship – $2500 CABA Scholarship – $2500 CABA Scholarship – $2500 The application deadline is June 30th each academic year. To be eligible for consideration […]

Fellowship – For Lawyers from English-Speaking Countries of the Caribbean

Venue of Fellowship: Executive Secretariat of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) of the Organization of American States (OAS).  Address:  1889 F Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20006 Deadline to present applications:  May 2, 2014 Start and End Dates:  July 1, 2014 – May 31, 2015 Length of the Fellowship:  11 months Objective: To provide an […]