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Veterans Legal Corps Opportunities / Free Webinar on Friday, July 12, 2013

Over the next three years, Veterans Legal Corps Fellows and law students will provide legal assistance to low-income and homeless veterans with issues related to disability benefits claims, barriers to housing and employment, debt, family law, and other legal issues.  Fellows will serve at organizations across the country such as Inner City Law Center in […]

UT Law Fellowship Mentor Directory now available online

UT Law alumni have a rich history of securing prestigious postgraduate public interest fellowships. Many of these alumni have made themselves available to assist students interested in pursuing postgraduate fellowships. For more information, visit the following: Equal Justic Works Fellows Skadden Foundation Fellows Soros Justice Advocacy Fellows UT Law Justice Corps Fellows Organizational Fellows

Postgraduate Public Interest Fellowship Resources

Postgraduate public interest fellowships are great opportunities for recent graduates to secure entry-level positions with nonprofit organizations that otherwise might not have the resources to hire them full time. The training, experience and exposure that fellowships provide are a great boost to the career of a new public interest attorney. As a result, the application […]

2013 AmeriCorps Legal Fellowships

In collaboration with the Corporation for National and Community Service’s priority areas, Equal Justice Works will be focusing this year’s AmeriCorps Legal Fellowships primarily on legal assistance to veterans and military families with Veterans Legal Corps. We may also have a small number of Fellowships available for legal assistance to victims of disasters, such as […]

Equal Justice America: Summer 2013 Funding Available for UT Law Students

Equal Justice America has funding available for UT Law students who are working this summer with organizations that provide civil legal assistance to the poor. Students should send an email to info@equaljusticeamerica.org that includes a cover letter describing their interest in and commitment to public interest law, a resume, and an employment confirmation letter.  Students […]

Children at Risk 2014 Equal Justice Works Juvenile Law Fellowship Opportunity

Children at Risk 2014 Equal Justice Works Juvenile Law Fellowship Children at Risk is a research and advocacy nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life of Texas’ children through strategic research, legal action, public policy analysis, community education, and collaboration. The organization focuses on the following issues: education, human trafficking, juvenile justice, mental […]

Baron & Budd Public Interest Scholarship Program – Applications due June 28 and August 30, 2013

The Baron & Budd Scholarship Program will provide up to 4 scholarships of $4500 to support students who commit to working 300 hours during the 2013-2014 academic year with a non-profit organization providing legal services to underserved individuals or communities in central Texas.  An interested student must arrange an organizational sponsor for his or her […]

Free Webinar: Equal Justice Works Fellowship Program Overview on Thursday, May 9, 2013 from 2:00-3:15 p.m.

Equal Justice Works Fellowship Program Overview Thursday, May 9, 2013 from 2:00-3:15 p.m. (Central) Register Online Each year, Equal Justice Works awards approximately 50 fellowships to qualified and passionate lawyers who have developed new and innovative legal projects that can impact lives and serve communities in desperate need of legal assistance. In this webinar, EJW […]

Rapoport Center Human Rights Scholars Program for 2Ls/3Ls & Summer Fellowships for Graduates

Rapoport Center Summer Fellowships for Graduate Students Deadline to Apply is Friday, April 5 The Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice is seeking two to three law or graduate students to be summer fellows at the Center.  These fellowships are an excellent opportunity for students interested in incorporating the study and practice of human […]

CSO Study Break Public Service Stipend for 1Ls and 2Ls – Apply by Wednesday, April 3

The Career Services Office is pleased to announce the 2013 Study Break Public Service Stipend Program. This Program is designed to provide stipends to fund public interest and government internships for a select number of first- and second-year UT Law students. Each spring, the Career Services Office hosts Study Break, an annual event that provides […]