Judicial Intern Opportunity Program

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Class Level
1L

The mission of the Judicial Intern Opportunity Program Committee is to provide opportunities to students who are members of racial and ethnic groups that are traditionally underrepresented in the profession, students with disabilities, students who are economically disadvantaged, students who identify themselves as LGBT, and women.

The program is a full-time (32 hours per week), six-week minimum, summer internship program open to all first-or second-year diverse law students. The mission of the Judicial Intern Opportunity Program is to provide opportunities to students who are members of racial and ethnic groups that are traditionally underrepresented in the profession. The program also provides opportunities to students with disabilities, students who are economically disadvantaged, women, veterans, and students who identify themselves as LGBT.

Students may indicate geographic location preferences on their applications, but may not request particular judges or courts.

Interns will receive an award of $2,000. Internships for students with an Intellectual Property Law focus will be offered in Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Texas and Washington, DC. Students can indicate their interest on their application. These specialized spots are limited and any student applying to the program with a request for specialization will also be considered for general litigation internships.


Award
Interns will receive an award of $2,000.
Application Period
November 1, 2021 - January 7, 2022
Deadline
January 7, 2022

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