Travel Sponsorships Available to Attend the Equal Justice Works Conference Oct. 25-26, 2013

Equal Justice Works Conference & Career Fair
October 25-26, 2013 in Arlington, VA

The Equal Justice Works Conference & Career Fair is one of the largest public service job fairs in the country and will take place October 25-26, 2013 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA. The Career Fair features both prescheduled interviews and informational interviews.

Online application period for those applying for preselected interviews closes on Thursday, September 12. For those students who are not seeking an interview and may want to attend the conference workshops and Table Talk only, you may register September 13-October 11, 2013.

Due to NALP guidelines, 1Ls are not eligible to interview with employers during the Equal Justice Works Career Fair. However, 1Ls may informally talk to employers during Table Talk on Friday and Saturday, and may also apply for the travel sponsorship below.

Applications for Travel Sponsorships due by Friday, September 20, at 5 p.m.

Dean Farnsworth has generously agreed to sponsor airfare for several current law students to attend the Equal Justice Works Conference & Career Fair. To apply for a travel sponsorship, please submit your resume, unofficial law transcript, and a brief essay (no more than two pages) describing why you would like to attend the Fair and why you need sponsorship. If you have applied for interviews, please mention that as well. Submit your sponsorship application materials to Nicole Simmons at or drop off in the CSO (TNH 3.130) no later than 5  p.m. on Friday, September 20, 2013.

For more information and important dates, visit the CSO’s Equal Justice Works Conference & Career Fair webpage.