Government & Public Interest

Chicago Public Interest Law Institute (PILI) – PAID Summer Internships for 1Ls & 2Ls, Application Now Open

PILI’s Law Student Internship Program connects law students from across the country with public interest law agencies in Illinois and pays them for their work. Typically, Interns receive $6,000 for working 400 hours during the summer.

The application system opens at 10:00 a.m. CST on the below dates. The application process for PILI Internships can be highly competitive, so apply early!

Summer: November 1st for 2Ls, November 15 for 1Ls

Learn more about PILI internships.

See participating PILI placements.