Applications for the 2023 BBA Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Summer Fellowship Program are now open. This program provides law students with paid summer internship opportunities in public interest law offices and agencies. The program aims to ensure that law students from all backgrounds are able to gain meaningful experience in public interest law. Fellowships […]
Law students who represent a diverse or underrepresented group and who accept an internship at certain Washington, D.C. antitrust, consumer protection, or privacy agencies or non-profits can seek funding from the ABA Antitrust Law Section. Qualified entities include the Antitrust Division, the FTC, CFPB, AAI, and more. Eligible applicants can complete this form.
PILF will be hosting its annual White Saviorism in the Law event on November 12, 2022 at Boston College Law School. The event is an interactive workshop led by the White Noise Collective that will focus on white supremacy culture within public interest work and how to move towards working in solidarity with a diverse […]
The summer is a great time to check out various bar association events and hear from practitioners. Below are some examples of the wide range of events happening this summer from bar associations. Be sure to check out local bar association event listings for additional programs and events! American Bar Association: Election JeopardyRegistration for Event […]
Braving in Non-Profits: Equity & AllyshipMarch 10th, 12:00 PM This discussion by the Network for Victim Recovery of DC (NVRDC) will focus on how to promote equity and allyship through inclusive policies and cultures driven by racial justice that support staff and clients while navigating limitations on time, funding and resource challenges, and the force […]
Free, register here. On December 8 and 9, the ABA Section of Civil Rights and Social Justice Rights of Immigrants Committee–in strategic partnership with the ABA Coalition on Racial and Ethnic Justice–is hosting a policy summit designed to advance racial equity and social justice principles. Over the course of two days, the interdisciplinary conference will […]
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 […]
Join the Asian Outreach Unit of Greater Boston Legal Services (GBLS) for a two-part workshop about the history and struggles of the Asian American communities in the U.S. Part 1 will include an introduction to Asian American communities in Massachusetts and the issues they face today. Part 2 will focus on Asian American legal history and how critical […]