Public Service Law Career Advising Quick Reference Guide

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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 2014-15

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 2014

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 2015, will likely start in December 2014. 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. Check back for 2015 application deadlines.

  • Opens: February
  • Restrictions: 1Ls and 2Ls
  • Award: $6,000
  • Deadline: First week of April

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

Check back for 2015 application deadlines.

Equal Justice Works Americorps JD Grant (formerly Summer Corps)

Check back for 2015 application deadlines.

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

Equal Justice America Fellowship

Applications are usually due in March. Check back for 2015 application deadlines.

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

Check back for 2015 application deadlines.

Pride Foundation Summer Fellowship (NW)

Application process usually opens up in January. Check back for 2015 application deadlines.

Goodwin Proctor Public Interest Fellowships for Law Students of Color

Applications are usually due in early March. Check back for 2015 application deadlines.

J.W. Saxe Memorial Fund

Applications are usually due on a rolling basis through April 1. Check back for 2015 application deadlines.

Peggy Browning Fund Workers’ Rights Summer Fellowship

Applications are usually due in January. Check back for 2015 application deadlines.

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

Applications are usually due in early March. Check back for 2015 application deadlines.

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

Applications are usually due in January. Check back for 2015 application deadlines.

Robert Masur Fellowship in Civil Liberties

Steiger Consumer Protection Fellowship: For State Attorney General Internships

Applications are usually due in December. Check back for 2014-2015 application deadlines.

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

Bergstrom Child Welfare Law Summer Fellowship

Check back for 2015 application deadlines.

 

Last updated 10/24/2014