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Law Students Working at Nonprofits and Government Organizations for the Summer 2015 are Eligible for a $1,212 Segal Education Award Through Equal Justice Works’ AmeriCorps JD Program

Law students working at nonprofits and government organizations for the summer are eligible for a $1,212 Segal Education Award through Equal Justice Works’ AmeriCorps JD program. Students can use these funds to reduce the amount they have to borrow for law school or to repay loans after graduation. And anyone who applies to AmeriCorps JD is […]

The AFL-CIO Union Summer Internship Program

LOOKING FOR GRASSROOTS UNION ORGANIZING? BECOME A UNION SUMMER INTERN! More than ever, workers are fighting for a voice on the job and in the public debate on issues affecting all working people. As income inequality grows and CEOs continue to enjoy outrageous pay packages, workers continue to face layoffs, stagnant wages and loss of […]

Equal Justice Works Information Session on March 5, 2015!

Interested in summer funding for public interest work? Want to learn more about post-graduate fellowships? Have questions about student debt or loan repayment? Attend the Equal Justice Works (EJW) Information Session on March 5, 2015 at 12:30 p.m. in Room E-265. EJW is dedicated to creating a just society by mobilizing the next generation of lawyers […]

K&L Gates Public Interest Fellowship Program 2014-2015 Application Deadlines

The Pittsburgh Foundation and K&L Gates LLP are proud to offer the K&L Gates Public Interest Fellowship Program. The fellowship was established in September 1999 to offer law students the opportunity to assist public service organizations located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In 2015, the program will offer one successful candidate a fellowship that enables them to […]

NEW AMERICORPS JD OPENINGS – JULY DEADLINE

The AmeriCorps JD program has some additional slots available to start this month. Through AmeriCorps JD, law students focusing on any area of civil public interest law can earn a $1,175 Segal AmeriCorps Education Award. AmeriCorps JD is also an exciting way to get connected to the various resources that Equal Justice Works offers to […]

From the CDO: Summer Funding Available for Public Interest, Government or Judicial Positions

The CDO wants you to know about a source of funding for law student summer service:  the Equal Justice Works AmeriCorps JD program.  Through this program, students who have secured their own placements at nonprofit organizations, courts or local, county or state governments can earn an education award of $1,175 that can be applied to […]

The NAWL-PRUDENTIAL 2013 Summer Internship Program

The National Association of Women Lawyers (NAWL) is pleased to partner with Prudential Financial, Inc. (Prudential) to provide a meaningful summer internship opportunity to a highly-motivated, first-year law school student. Through this partnership, NAWL will select a student to join the 2013 Summer Law Intern Class at Prudential for an 10-week internship at Prudential’s office […]

Applications for Two Popular Ms. JD Programs Close 3/8 & 3/15. Don’t Miss Out!

Ms. JD Presents: Summer Public Interest Scholarships & 2013 Fellowship Program There are two upcoming opportunities for Ms. JD to support the mentoring and career development of law students nationwide!  Ms. JD’s Fellowship and Public Interest Scholarship are both currently accepting applications.  Deadlines are fast approaching, so be sure to apply soon! Summer 2013 Public […]

HOPE News for the Week of March 4, 2013

Upcoming Events: Monday, March 4th, 5:30PM, Room F-300 Please join the Miami Law Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild for their first official meeting. Topics of discussion will include some of their recent events and ways that law students can get involved both on and off campus. Monday, March 11th- 15th Join UM and FIU […]

HOPE News for the Week of February 4, 2013

Upcoming Events: Monday, February 4th, Gideon Project Training Session, 12:30 – 2 pm, A-110 HAS BEEN CANCELLED. For more information, email HOPE.    Tuesday, February 5th, A Conversation with Manny Diaz, 6:00pm, University of Miami School of Architecture. Law school alumnus and former City of Miami Mayor Manny Diaz will be interviewed by Dean Plater-Zyberk about his […]