Postgraduate Fellowships

Postgraduate public interest fellowships are great opportunities for soon-to-be recent graduates to secure entry-level positions with nonprofit organizations that otherwise might not have the resources to hire them full time. The training, experience and exposure that fellowships provide are a great boost to the career of a new public interest attorney. As a result, the application and selection process is very competitive and earning a postgraduate fellowship is seen as a distinct honor. In the public interest realm, fellowships typically fall into two main categories:

Postgraduate Fellowship Preparation Program

To support Texas Law students and graduates in pursuing prestigious public interest postgraduate fellowships, we have developed the Texas Law Postgraduate Fellowship Preparation Program. The Program is designed to encourage student participation and success in the competitive project-based postgraduate fellowship application process for the following fellowships:

As part of the Preparation Program, we offer:

If you are interested in having your fellowship applications and supporting materials reviewed for any postgraduate fellowship, please submit your materials to by the date listed for each fellowship listed above.

Additional fellowship resources available: