2014 Public Interest Summer Fellowships for 1Ls & 2Ls
The William Wayne Justice Center for Public Interest Law is pleased to announce its summer 2014 fellowship programs:
- The Whitehurst Public Interest Summer Fellowships Program will provide funding for up to six 2Ls.
- The Baron & Budd Summer Public Interest Fellowships Program will provide funding for up to four 1Ls or 2Ls.
The programs provide fellowships of $4,250 for at least 10 weeks of work with a qualified sponsoring organization. A sponsoring organization must be a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit providing legal services and/or advocacy to underrepresented individuals or communities. Preference will be given to students who intend to pursue careers in public interest law.
The application deadline for both fellowship programs is 5 p.m. on Monday, March 17, 2014.