Every year SABA-DC provides financial assistance in the form of summer fellowships to law students working in the public interest sector for the benefit of the South Asian community and the metropolitan D.C. area. SABA-DC is now accepting applications for its 2017 Public Interest Fellowship Program.
Applicants must be current law students in good standing who will be employed or interning in the public interest sector in the D.C. area this coming summer. Examples of qualified positions include: nonprofit organizations; legal services organizations; district attorneys'/public defenders' offices; federal, state, and local government; and public service law firms.
SABA-DC considers all of the materials submitted by the applicant, with particular weight given to the applicant's essay and commitment to public service. For students interested in applying, the application can be accessed here, and must be submitted firstname.lastname@example.org by April 7, 2017.
More information can be found on our website.