Student Awards


2017 Graduating Student Award recipients (l-r) Anya Morgan, Adia Mercado-Montero, Briana Perez, Lochlin Rosen, Coco Sprague, Alex Stamm, Paige Duggins, and Cristian Sanchez

The Justice Center fosters engagement in public interest law, public service, and pro bono activities by honoring student commitment and excellence in these areas. Each spring, the Justice Center recognizes up to six graduating law students. The selection committee considers students’ work in public interest, pro bono, government, legislative, and other non-profit sectors, as well as their participation in law school clinical courses and contributions to pro bono projects and student groups. At least one award recognizes commitment to pro bono activities and at least one award recognizes commitment to government service, in addition to other service.

Application Information

Applications and nominations for the class of 2018 awards will be due in early April 2018.