Public Service Fellowships

"Public service has long been a hallmark of UC Davis School of Law. Many of our students are inspired by the principles of service espoused by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., for whom the law school building - King Hall - is named," said Dean Kevin R. Johnson.


For students committed to careers in public service, determining how to fund an unpaid summer public interest internship or your post-graduate project can be daunting. Below are a few resources available to help guide you.

UC Davis School of Law Summer Funding - first and second year students can apply for funding through a few programs.

External Summer Funding Opportunities - a number of organizations, programs, and bar associations will fund public interest work.'s Summer Funding Primer

External Post-Graduate Fellowships - post-graduate public interest fellowships can be an excellent way to begin your career in public interest.