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 1st Fri/Sat of February in Seattle and Portland)


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

American Bar Association�s International Human Rights Committee Job Listings


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)

  • (jobs tabs and/or key word search internships)

Diplomacy & International Affairs

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

Tulalip Office of Civil Legal Aid


National Legal Aid & Defender Association

Harvard�s Careers in Indigent Defense

Washington State Federal Public Defender

Public Defender Offices in Washington

King County Public Defender Divisions

Capital Defense Internships and Jobs


National Legal Aid & Defender Association

National Juvenile Defender Center

University of Arizona�s Government Honors & Internship Handbook 2015-16

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

US Department of Justice � US Attorney�s Office

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 Resource

UW Law PILA Summer Grants

Deadline: Typically the first week of April. Stay tuned for 2017 details

KCBA Labor & Employment Law Summer Grant

The King County Bar Association Labor and Employment Law Section is dedicated to education future lawyers about the practice of labor and employment law. This grant give students the opportunity to have a hands-on experience in the field of labor and employment law.

  • Restrictions: 1Ls and 2Ls
  • Award: $6,000
  • Deadline: April 10, 2017
  • Download the application here: 2017 grant guidelines and application
  • Please note that two blind letters of recommendation are required to complete your application.

UW Law Joan Fitzpatrick Fellowship in Human Rights

University of Washington Center for Human Rights Fellowships: (usually available late February and closes on or around April 1)

Equal Justice Works Rural Summer Corps

Equal Justice Works Americorps JD Grant (formerly Summer Corps)

Equal Justice America Fellowship

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

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

Robert Masur Fellowship in Civil Liberties

Learn more about a specific organization or agency by contacting UW law students and/or recent grads about their experiences.

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