American Bar Association Diversity Fellowship in Environmental Law
Application Period: The ABA Diversity Fellowship in Environmental Law will not be offered for the summer of 2013.
Deadline: The ABA Diversity Fellowship in Environmental Law will not be offered for the summer of 2013. [2014 information not currently available]
The program will be going through a review process in the effort to enhance the program. Additional information regarding future fellowship opportunities will be posted on the ABA website as information becomes available.
2012 FELLOWSHIP INFORMATION:
The Fellowship program is available to first and second year law students or third year night students from underrepresented or underserved groups, including for example, minority or low-income populations. It is generally preferred that you select the state where you are attending law school or have permanent residency status. Exceptions can be made, but preference will generally be given to those attending school, those who have permanent residency, or those who have a strong interest in the state that they are applying to. Students must complete and submit a Fellowship application in order to be considered.
Selected Fellowship recipients will have an 8-10 week internship commitment and will work on legal matters for a government agency or public interest organization in the fields of environmental, energy or resources law. Please note that recipients will choose the state they wish to intern in, but will not be able to select where or in which organization they will be placed.
Award: The ABA Diversity Fellowship in Environmental Law will not be offered for the summer of 2013.