Peggy Browning Fund Conference
Apply for Nomination by Noon on Wednesday, August 22

The Peggy Browning Fund’s 14th Annual National Law Students Workers’ Rights Conference takes place October 12-13, 2012 in Linthicum Heights, MD. The University of Texas School of Law may nominate students to attend the conference and the Peggy Browning Fund will cover on-site meals and lodging expenses as well as reasonable airfare for one nominated student.

To be considered for nomination, please submit your resume and a brief statement of interest regarding why you want to attend the conference to Nicole Simmons in the Career Services Office (CSO) at nsimmons@law.utexas.edu by noon on Wednesday, August 22, 2012.

The selection committee will consider such factors as your demonstrated interest in either workers’ rights issues or public interest law and whether you have previously attended the conference. If you are selected as a nominee, you will need to either register for the conference online or submit a print registration form, which is available in the Career Services Office, by mail to the Peggy Browning Fund by Monday, August 27, 2012 to be considered for funding. Please note that registration and funding is administered on a first-come, first-served basis.

One travel scholarship may be available to UT Law students. The CSO will notify nominees about available funds once the nominees are selected. For more information about the conference, visit the Conference’s website or contact Nicole Simmons at 512-232-1160 or nsimmons@law.utexas.edu.