Equal Justice Works

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Equal Justice Works

2120 L St., NW, Ste. 450
Washington, DC 20037-1541
ph: (202)466-3686
Fax: (202)429-9766
E-mail: [email protected]

Equal Justice Works Fellowship Program (Graduate, Undergraduate/Fellowship)

Purpose: To address the shortage of attorneys working on behalf of traditionally under-served populations and causes in the United States and its territories while encouraging partnerships between law firms, corporations and public interest organizations to fund fellowships. Focus: Law. Qualif.: Applicants must be third year law students or graduates from an EJW law school who are committed to public interest. Criteria: Applications will be granted based on the evaluation of submitted materials by EJW staff and/or sponsors.

Funds Avail.: $37,500. To Apply: Applicants must provide a completed application, including a project proposal, a fellowship candidate to carry out the project, and a nonprofit public interest organization identified to host the project; Applicants must also submit a certification form and two hard copies of letters of recommendation; and must attend a scheduled interview if evaluated successfully. Deadline: September.