G. Rollie White Trust Public Interest Summer Fellowships

2022 G. Rollie White Summer Fellows: (back row) Geran Landen ’23, Blake Welborn ’23; (front row) Lea Kokenes ’23, Ana Cruz ’24, and Apurva Gunturu ’24

The G. Rollie White Trust Public Interest Summer Fellowships Program provides funding for up to 5 students. In summer 2022, the program  will provide each fellow with a $6,000 stipend to work for at least 10 weeks (and a minimum of 400 hours) under the supervision of an attorney at a qualified sponsoring organization. A sponsoring organization must be 1) a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit providing legal services and/or advocacy to underrepresented individuals or communities or 2) a government office providing indigent defense. Government agencies (except offices providing indigent defense), labor unions, and legislative offices do not qualify as a sponsoring organization.

The fellowships are supported by generous funding from the G. Rollie White Trust.

For more information, please email: spsp@law.utexas.edu

Application Information

This fellowship is awarded through the Summer Public Service Program (SPSP). For summer 2022 eligibility and application information, visit the SPSP Apply page.

SPSP applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and each approved student will be notified by email. Applications received by noon on March 11, 2022, will be considered for named fellowships.  The final deadline for all applications is midnight on May 13, 2022.

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