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Scholarships and Fellowships

Attorney/Teaching Fellow – Mediation Clinic for Families School of Law

The University of Baltimore School of Law invites applications for a Fellowship in its Mediation Clinic for Families to start on or about July 1, 2013, although the start date is negotiable. This public interest fellowship program offers practicing attorneys exposure to law school clinical teaching. The Fellow’s duties include supervising clinic students in the […]

The Deadline For The Nadine Strossen Fellowship Has Been Extended to November 16, 2012!

The ACLU’s systems have been affected by Hurricane Sandy. If you applied for a position on the ACLU website between October 6, 2012 and November 3, 2012, it is possible that they did not receive your submission. Please re-apply. Please note that the deadline for applying to the following fellowship has been extended to November […]

HOPE Public Interest News for the Week of November 5, 2012

Please read below for upcoming events on campus, opportunities in the community, and other announcements.  Events on Campus: Tuesday, November 6th, CEPS Lawyers in Leadership Luncheon with Carlos Martinez, JD ’90, 12:30 pm, Law Library Faculty Meeting Room. The Lawyers in Leadership Series is a program sponsored by the University of Miami School of Law […]

Public Service Jobs Directory (PSJD) Postgraduate Public Interest Fellowships: Application Deadline Calendar for November 2012

November 2012 Postgraduate Fellowships Deadlines:  11/1/2012: American Bar Association – Section of Taxation – Public Service Fellowship 11/1/2012: Americans United for the Separation of Church and State – Church-State Attorney Fellowship 11/1/2012: Council on Foreign Relations – International Affairs Fellowship in Nuclear Security 11/1/2012: Law Students for Reproductive Justice – Fellowship Program 11/1/2012: Neufeld Scheck […]

Check Out The Public Interest Internship & Job Resources List

The following is a list of resources which should be helpful for law students and graduates who are considering the public sector. The Public Service Job Database (PSJD) is especially useful for obtaining information and resources regarding public interest opportunities: GENERAL:  Common Good Career Advice Idealist Indeed NALP Career Services Nonprofit Jobs MojaLink OpportunityKnocks Probono Net Public Service […]

HOPE Public Interest News for the Week of October 29, 2012

Please read below for upcoming events on campus, opportunities in the community, and other announcements.  Featured:  Monday, November 5th, Public Interest Lecture Series, 12:30 – 2 pm, Room A-110A. These informal luncheons are designed to allow students to share their aspirations, ask questions and learn about the myriad opportunities in public service and public interest […]

The Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program Class of 2013 Application Period Opens on Monday, November 5th!

Attention 3Ls, LLMs, and Recent Graduates! The Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program Class of 2013 application period will open on Monday, November 5 and close on Monday, November 19, 2012, at 11:59pm Eastern Time.  The entire application process, including submission of all necessary documents, must be completed during this time period. The PMF Program offers […]

HOPE Public Interest News for the Week of October 22, 2012

Please read below for upcoming events on campus, opportunities in the community, and other announcements. Featured  Monday, October 22nd, Private Practice in the Public Interest, Enhancing Your Career and the Community through Pro Bono Work, 12:30 pm, Faculty Meeting Room, 4th Floor Law Library. A panel discussion celebrating pro bono and public interest law. RSVP […]

American Society of International Law Announces the Arthur C. Helton Fellowship Program

The Arthur C. Helton Fellowship Program, established in 2004 on the recommendation of the ASIL Honors Committee, recognizes the legacy of Arthur Helton, a remarkable ASIL member who died in the August 19, 2003 bombing of the UN mission in Baghdadalong with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Sergio Viera de Mello and 20 others. […]

HOPE Public Interest News for the Week of October 15, 2012

Please read below for upcoming events on campus, opportunities in the community, and other announcements.  Featured  Monday, October 22nd, Gideon’s Trumpet Screening, 5:30 pm, D201, Library Reading Room. Join HOPE and Miami-Dade Public Defender Carlos Martinez to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Gideon v. Wainright, the seminal case on the 6th Amendment right to counsel, […]