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Upcoming Post-Grad & Summer 2023 Deadlines: Government & Public Policy

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 using the above log-in information. Below are some highlights of upcoming deadlines and application opening dates, please see […]

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2023 Justice Catalyst/Public Rights Project Joint Fellowship – Due: January 4

Applications for the 2023 Justice Catalyst/Public Rights Project Joint Fellowship are due by January 4! Public Rights Project has teamed up with Justice Catalyst for another year to co-sponsor a special fellowship focused on innovative affirmative litigation and enforcement work in state, local, and tribal government offices. This fellowship is geared toward 3Ls and recent […]

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National District Attorney Association Job Fair Registration Open

The inaugural NDAA 2023 Job Fair is an exciting opportunity for students to meet a number of prosecuting agencies seeking to hire persons for entry-level and lateral positions. Justice-driven students and attorneys who have a passion for advocating for the rights of all involved in the criminal justice system should attend. Multiple networking opportunities will […]

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Upcoming Deadlines: Organization-Based Fellowships

Now is the time to begin keeping track of upcoming organization-based fellowship deadlines. These fellowships are funded by the organizations that host them and do not require a project proposal. Most positions serve as staff attorneys within the office and provide the training and mentorship new lawyers need to become successful advocates in local and […]

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Justice Catalyst Fellowship – 1st Due Date Extended to October 24th

Justice Catalyst administers one-year, potentially renewable, project-based fellowships for graduating law students, or graduates up to two years out of law school, to support innovative public interest work at non-profit organizations. Justice Catalyst activates path-breaking approaches to social justice lawyering and affirmative litigation that have real-world impact and improve the lives of low-wage workers, the […]

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Gov/PI Employers Participating in OCI & TLC Interview Programs

2Ls and 3Ls planing to apply to government and public interest employers may want to jumpstart their 2L summer and post-graduate job searches by applying to employers participating in this summer’s OCI and TLC interview programs. Beyond those employers participating in OCI and TLC interview programs, please note that many more public sector employers participate […]

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Save the Dates! EJW Conference and Career Fair

Each fall, Equal Justice Works (EJW) hosts its annual Conference and Career Fair, the largest national public interest legal career fair that brings together hundreds of law students, recent graduates, public interest employers, law school faculty and staff, and public interest practitioners from across the United States and its territories for prescheduled interviews, informal “table talk” discussions, […]

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Fighting for Economic Justice: A Discussion on Wage Theft Enforcement as a Key to Public Safety, March 3 @ 12:30 PM

Join Public Rights Project and the Travis County District Attorney’s office for a behind-the-scenes look at the impact of local government in protecting their constituent’s rights and safety. Hear how new DA José Garza is working to prove the legal system can meet the needs of the people through fostering trust with the community. He […]

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Rappaport Summer Fellowship Application Now Open – Deadline January 13

The Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy paid summer Fellowship application is now open! Please consider applying to this prestigious fellowship program for those interested in local and state policy work and leadership in Massachusetts.  All applications submitted by the January 13th deadline will receive full consideration.  Applicants may schedule a CSO appointment to review application materials on […]

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A Virtual Roundtable on HB1 & Racial Justice TODAY at 2 PM