Georgia Public Interest Summer Internship Grant

monopolyYoung Lawyers Division of the Georgia State Bar presents the Public Interest Internship Program Committee of the Young Lawyers Division is now accepting applications for 2013 summer funding.

Law students and recent law school graduates may apply for limited $5,000 grants to fund unpaid full-time summer internships in public interest law. The purpose of this program is to expand the number of students and young lawyers pursuing opportunities in public interest law. Applicants must have secured an unpaid internship in a law-related non-profit or government agency. Eligible internships must involve a commitment equivalent to ten (10) full-time weeks of work.

Applications are due no later than April 1, 2013, at 5 p.m.  Applicants will be notified of grant awards by May 1 and funds will be disbursed by June 30.  Log onto Symplicity for instructions on how to apply for this grant.