Public Service Law Career Advising Quick Reference Guide

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UW Law Public Service Graduation Requirement

UW Law Public Service Law Concentration Track

UW Law Pro Bono Honors Program

UW Law Student Legal Action Projects

UW Law Externship Program

UW Law Clinical Law Program

UW Law Faculty Areas of Expertise

Equal Justice Works Conference & Career Fair (Every October in Washington DC)

Northwest Public Service Career Fair (Every Jan./Feb. in Seattle and Portland)

PSJD

Guide to Internships & Fellowships in Reproductive Rights & Justice 2013-14

American Bar Association’s International Human Rights Committee Job Listings

PSJD

Yale Law School’s International Public Interest Law Guide

Yale Law School’s Opportunities with International Tribunals and Foreign Courts

Association of Women in Development (AWID)

  • www.awid.org (jobs tabs and/or key word search internships)

Diplomacy & International Affairs

Alliance for Equal Justice (WA State civil legal aid organizations)

PSJD

National Legal Aid & Defender Association

Harvard’s Careers in Indigent Defense

Public Defender Offices in Washington

King County Public Defender Divisions

Capital Defense Internships and Jobs

PSJD

National Legal Aid & Defender Association

University of Arizona’s Government Honors & Internship Handbook 2012-13

Please contact your professional development coach for current login and password.

Local, State, Tribal and Federal Government Job Links

Finding and Getting Federal Government Jobs Guides

Yale Law School’s Criminal Prosecution Guide

University of Arizona's Public Policy Internship Handbook 2012

Please contact your professional development coach for current login and password.

Summer Fellowships & Grants

PSJD Summer Funding Opportunities

UW Law PILA Summer Grants

Applications are typically due in April.

QLaw Foundation Summer Grant

The QLaw Foundation Summer Grant Program funds innovative public interest projects that benefit the GLBT community and/or people living with HIV/AIDS.

The grant cycle for 2014, will likely start in December 2013. Check back website for updated information. Applications will be made available and applications will be due at the end of February/beginning of March.

For complete information please visit: www.q-law.org/summergrantprogram

KCBA Labor & Employment Law Section Summer Clerkship

The King County Bar Association Labor and Employment Law section is dedicated to educating future lawyers about the practice of labor and employment law. These grants give students the opportunity to have hands-on experience in the field of labor and employment law in King County.

  • Opens: February
  • Restrictions: 1Ls and 2Ls
  • Award: $6,000
  • Deadline: April 3, 2014

2014 KCBA Grant Application Guidelines

WSBA Labor & Employment Law Section Summer Clerkship

The Washington State Bar Association Labor and Employment Law section is dedicated to educating future lawyers about the practice of labor and employment law. These grants give students the opportunity to have hands-on experience in the field of labor and employment law in Washington State

  • Opens: February
  • Restrictions: 1Ls and 2Ls
  • Award: $6,000
  • Deadline: April 3, 2014

2014 WSBA Grant Application Guidelines

UW Law International Summer Fellowships

University of Washington Center for Human Rights Fellowships

Please submit applications for either of these fellowships between March 3, 2014 and April 3, 2014.

Equal Justice Works Americorps JD Grant (formerly Summer Corps)

Fall Start (start date between September 1st and December 31st): Rolling Deadline
Winter Start (start date between January 1st and April 30th): Due January 15, 11:59 p.m. PDT
Summer Start (start date between May 1st and June 30th): Due April 15 by 11:59 p.m. PDT

For more info please visit www.equaljusticeworks.org/americorpsjd

Equal Justice America Fellowship

Applications must be post marked by March 24, 2014.

The Jerome N. Frank Legal Services Organization 2014 Summer Fellowships at Yale Law School

The 2014 application deadline has passed.

Pride Foundation Summer Fellowship (NW)

2014 application process will likely open in January.

Goodwin Proctor Public Interest Fellowships for Law Students of Color

2014 applications will likely be due in early March.

J.W. Saxe Memorial Fund

2014 applications accepted on a rolling basis through April 1.

Peggy Browning Fund Workers’ Rights Summer Fellowship

The 2014 application period is now closed.

ABA John J. Curtin, Jr. Justice Fund Summer Legal Internship Program

Applications due March 31, 2014.

National Lawyers Guild: Haywood Burns Fellowship for Social & Economic Justice

The 2014 application period is now closed.

Robert Masur Fellowship in Civil Liberties

Steiger Consumer Protection Fellowship: For State Attorney General Internships

The 2013-2014 application period is now closed.

K&L Gates Public Interest Summer Fellowship (public service organizations located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania only)

Bergstrom Child Welfare Law Summer Fellowship

The 2014 application period is now closed.

 

Last updated 3/26/2014