Posted: February 28, 2014
Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Asian Law Caucus encourages law students to pursue funded opportunities for fellowships at host organizations serving underserved communities. Below is a selected list of fellowship programs. Please note: Deadlines and compensation vary by organization.
American Bar Association: John J. Curtin, Jr. Fellowship Program
Berkeley Law Foundation: BLF Post-Graduate Fellowship
Employee Rights Advocacy:
Paul H. Tobias Attorney Fellowship Program
Employee Rights Advocacy Fellowship Program
Equal Justice Works: AmeriCorpsJD
Immigrant Justice Corps: Justice Fellowship
National Asian American Bar Association:
National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild:
South Asian Bar Association:
Pro Bono Fellowship
Public Interest Fellowship
The Nation Institute: Robert Masur Fellowship in Civil Liberties
At Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Asian Law Caucus, we understand that financing a legal education can be difficult. In addition to seeking financial aid from their respective institutions, we encourage law students to apply for scholarships hosted by various organizations. Below is a selected list of scholarships. Please note: Scholarship criteria and deadlines vary by organization.
Asian American Bar Association: Foundation Scholarships
Filipino Bar Association of Northern California: FBANC Legal Scholarship
Other Resources for Fellowships and Scholarships
The following websites often update their listings of fellowships and scholarships available to law students or recent law school graduates.
National Asian American Bar Association