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Hanna S. Cohn Equal Justice Fellowship

Applications are now being accepted for the Hanna S. Cohn Equal Justice Fellowship a prestigious, two-year fellowship based in Rochester, NY. Fellow Will Focus On High Priority Legal Concerns of Low-Income PeopleEmpire Justice Center is currently accepting applications for The Hanna S. Cohn Equal Justice Fellowship, a two-year post graduate legal fellowship that was established in memory […]

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Public Interest Essay Competition- UPenn Law Review

Every year, the University of Pennsylvania Law Review runs the Public Interest Essay Competition (PIEC), a writing competition for student-authored articles on the topic of social justice and public interest law. The details are as follows: Submissions: an unpublished student-authored essay of 6,000 words, and a 500 word grant proposal that requests support for a specific […]

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Public Citizen’s 2022 Hogan/Smoger Access to Justice Essay Competition

Public Citizen is pleased to announce the 2022 Hogan/Smoger Access to Justice Essay Competition. This year’s topic is “Legal Remedies to Climate Change”. The prize for best essay is $5,000. Essays must be submitted by emailed on or before Friday, April 29, 2022, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time, to Amanda Fleming at afleming@citizen.org. More information and additional […]

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Inaugural NY Attorney General Fellowship Program, Due 10/29

The New York State Office of the Attorney General just announced their new Attorney General’s Fellowship Program. What: A two (2) year, post-graduate fellowship opportunity for six (6) law graduates who will participate in a training and mentorship program designed for new attorneys, which includes placement in a specific bureau or regional office. Fellows will receive hands-on legal experience by assisting with […]

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Upcoming Post-Grad & Summer 2022 Deadlines: Arizona Government Honors & Public Policy Handbooks

Review deadlines and hiring information for summer and post-graduate government honors programs across the country and public policy positions using the AZ Honors & Public Policy Handbooks. You must be logged in to access the announcements below. Below are some highlights of upcoming deadlines and application opening dates, please see the Handbooks for all deadlines […]

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Singer Connecticut Public Service Fellowship

The Connecticut Bar Foundation and Herbert and Nell Singer Foundation invites 3L students who are interested in practicing public interest law to apply for a 2022-2023 Singer Fellowship. Singer Fellows are hosted by 501(c)(3) organizations in Connecticut that provide legal services to underserved populations. Fellowships are for an initial term of one year, with a chance to serve for a […]

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FASPE Law Fellowship Info Session & Application

On October 21, 2021 at 3 PM ET the Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics (FASPE) will be hosting a virtual information session for those interested in applying for the 2022 FASPE Law Fellowship.  Further information about FASPE can be found at www.faspe-ethics.org.

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MA Access to Justice Commission October Meeting

Save the Date! Massachusetts Access to Justice Commission Meeting, Thursday, October 21, 2-3:30 PM ET The next Massachusetts Access to Justice Commission meeting is scheduled for Thursday, October 21 from 2-3:30 pm via Zoom. RSVP here.  A zoom link will be sent in advance.  To learn more about the Commission’s work, check their website.

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Immigrant Justice Corps Fellowship – Deadline Extended

The need for passionate leaders in the immigration field is greater than ever. The Immigrant Justice Corps (IJC) Justice Fellows are front and center in the fight to expand access to immigrant justice and challenge a system seeking to harm immigrant communities. With Justice Fellows working across the country, IJC is creating the next generation […]

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New York State Public Defender Career Fair

4th Annual New York State Public Defenders Career Fair  Friday, October 29, 2021 from 1:00 – 5:00 pm EST Registration and details; Registration Deadline: October 20, 2021Participation is free. How it Works:Participants are invited to network and interview for internships, entry-level and lateral positions. Candidates will visit employers’ Zoom rooms for conversation and interviews (via breakout […]