Monthly Archives: August 2018

Fellowship in Workers’ Rights

By |2018-08-31T10:56:16-04:00August 31st, 2018|Fellowships & Funding, Knowledge|

Happy Labor Day Weekend! As we enjoy a day off to honor workers, consider ways that you can work to advocate for workers' rights! One example is the Peggy Browning Fellowship, which typically opens for application each year in November. The fellowship offers the opportunity to spend 10-weeks during the summer months at labor-related organizations around [...]

U.S. Department of Justice Honors Program & Summer Law Intern Program Deadline Approaching

By |2018-08-31T08:44:08-04:00August 31st, 2018|Job Search|

As a reminder, the online application for the Attorney General’s Honors Program (HP) and Summer Law Intern Program (SLIP) closes on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. EST (please note the time zone). The online application is accessible at: https://www.avuedigitalservices.com/casting/aiportal/control/mainmenu?agency=dojoarm More information on all of the Department’s legal hiring programs, including experienced attorney hiring, [...]

U.S. Department of Justice Attorney General’s Honors Program

By |2018-08-28T14:10:19-04:00August 28th, 2018|Job Search|

As a reminder, the online application for the U.S. Department of Justice's Attorney General’s Honors Program (HP) and Summer Law Intern Program (SLIP) closes on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. EST (please note the time zone). The online application is accessible via https://www.avuedigitalservices.com/casting/aiportal/control/mainmenu?agency=dojoarm. The U.S. Department of Justice's Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management (OARM) will host [...]

Student Debt Relief Basics: Free Webinar

By |2018-08-27T15:15:28-04:00August 27th, 2018|Fellowships & Funding, Knowledge|

On Wednesday, August 29, Equal Justice Works will host a free webinar entitled "Student Debt Relief Basics: How to Repay Your Loans and Earn Public Service Loan Forgiveness." The webinar will focus on how to reduce your monthly student loan payments and qualify for Public Service Loan Forgiveness - start learning about these things now! You [...]

Upper Level Students: Meet with Career Planning

By |2018-08-27T14:12:55-04:00August 27th, 2018|Job Search, Knowledge|

It's the start of another semester and time to add a stop into Career Planning to your to-do list! We want to hear about your summer work experiences, your changing career goals, your plans for meeting the experiential learning requirement, and more! A brief meeting (no more than 30 minutes) will help us stay updated [...]

Upcoming Deadlines: Public Policy Handbook

By |2018-08-24T11:31:50-04:00August 24th, 2018|Job Search|

The Office of Career Planning subscribes to the Public Policy Handbook, an extensive listing of fellowship and internship hiring programs at both the national and state levels. Access the Handbook through the CareerConnect Resource Library. Fellowships Environmental Protection Agency (Washington, DC) - Environmental Policy Analyst, Recent Graduates Program Office of Air and Radiation, Office of [...]

Public Interest: C|M|LAW Fellowship Funding

By |2018-08-24T11:27:38-04:00August 24th, 2018|Fellowships & Funding, Knowledge|

Finding funding to support your interest in public service and public interest work can seem overwhelming. Luckily, C|M|LAW has seven endowed fellowships designed to help you Live Justice. The fellowships are varied in the type of work they each support and the amount of money they provide, but each is designed to support summer or post-graduate [...]

Equal Justice Works Conference: Register Now!

By |2018-08-24T08:37:09-04:00August 24th, 2018|Job Search, Knowledge, Networking, Professionalism|

Interested in public service and public interest? Consider attending the largest national public interest legal career fair in the country, the Equal Justice Works Conference and Career Fair. The Conference and Career Fair will take place October 26 and 27 in Washington, DC, and more than 175 public interest employers typically participate. In addition to [...]