Find out why participants say clinic was their best experience in law school!
At the Clinic Open House, you will gain valuable insight about the different clinics offered, the application process, and student stories about the importance of this program in creating a well-rounded legal education.
Monday, March 12 from 12 to 1pm and 5:30 to 6:15pm.
Moot Court Room
The Defense Research Institute (DRI) is accepting applications for its annual Law Student Diversity Scholarship program open to incoming second and third-year African American, Hispanic, Asian, and Native American students. Incoming second and third-year female law students are also eligible, regardless of race or ethnicity.
Two (2) scholarships in the amount of $10,000 each will be awarded.
Deadline: Friday, April 27, 2012.
Registration closes on March 5!
Loyola University Chicago School of Law is hosting the 2012 Patent Law Interview Program in Chicago, Illinois.
This is a nationwide interview program for rising 2L and 3L students, and LLM students.
When: August 2-3
Get published in the inaugural edition of the new Mid-Atlantic Journal on Law & Public Policy!
The MidAtlantic Journal on Law & Public Policy seeks Student Editors to participate in its first edition to be published this Summer. The first edition will be predominantly based in the burgeoning field of Animal Law.
Abstracts are due on March 1.
This is a great opportunity for students to boost their resumes, and learn more about a rapidly growing field of law!
For more information, or to send in your application (abstract and resume attached and cover letter pasted into the email body please), please contact the Journal staff at MidAtlanticJournal@gmail.com.
Additional Guidelines for Students
If you have an interest in a career as a criminal defense or plaintiff’s attorney, read on for this great scholarship opportunity.
The Women Trial Lawyers Caucus of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) is currently accepting applications for the AAJ Women for Justice Education Fund’s 2012 Mike Eidson Scholarship.
The Mike Eidson Scholarship Fund was established by the AAJ Women Trial Lawyers Caucus in 2008, in honor of AAJ Past President Mike Eidson, whose vision and generosity inspired it.
The Scholarship, traditionally given in the amount of $5,000, is awarded annually to a rising 3L (or rising 4L in a night program) female student who has demonstrated a commitment to a career as a plaintiffs’ lawyer or criminal defense lawyer, along with dedication to upholding and defending the principles of the Constitution, and to the concept of a fair trial, the adversary system, and a just result for the injured, the accused, and those whose rights are jeopardized.
The application deadline is May 31, 2012. The Scholarship will be awarded at the AAJ Annual Convention in Chicago, which will take place this year in July. Application and Instructions.
The Legal Aid Bureau of Maryland (Legal Aid) has partnered with UB Law to provide employment opportunities and student loan forgiveness to students interested in public service though the UB Law Public Interest Fellowship Program (PIF). The Public Interest Fellowship (PIF) provides second year day and third year evening law students a full-time, paid summer experience at Legal Aid designed to lead to an offer of post-graduate employment.
The program gives students a $4000 stipend to intern at either placement for the summer and a forgivable loan for their full third year tuition and fees. In exchange, the students commit to working for Legal Aid (or other 501(c)(3) organization) upon graduation for a minimum of three years. Applications for PIF are due Tuesday, October 11th.
Latham & Watkins is accepting applications for its annual Latham & Watkins Diversity Scholars Program, which awards second-year law students at ABA-accredited law schools a $10,000 non-renewable scholarship for use during their third year of law school.
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