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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 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 […]

HBAA Foundation Summer Fellowship – Apply by Friday, March 29, 2013

The mission of the Hispanic Bar Association of Austin Charitable Foundation (HBAA Foundation) is to support charitable and educational services that provide significant benefit to the Hispanic community.  In keeping with its mission, and in an effort to promote the provision of legal services to underserved individuals, many of whom are Hispanic, the HBAA Foundation […]

Patton Boggs Foundation Public Policy Fellowship – Apply by Wednesday, March 20

The Patton Boggs Foundation is pleased to contribute a fellowship worth $5,000 to support a UT Law student who has completed either his/her first or second year of law school and will be working on public policy and related matters for a government agency, international organization or nonprofit public interest organization. A preference will be given […]

Heather Jarvis: Five Easy Steps for Public Service Loan Forgiveness | Program Video & PDF

On February 1, 2013, national student loan expert Heather Jarvis addressed public service professionals and students from UT Law and other Texas law schools on “Public Service Loan Forgiveness in Five Easy Steps” during the annual Public Service Career Fair, the largest public service legal job fair in Texas. This year she also covered the […]