2015 Equal Justice Works Fellowship


The 2015 Equal Justice Works Fellowship application cycle has begun.


Information about the application process may be found in the application guide. All applications will be judged according to the impact of the proposed project and quality of the host organization and the individual candidate, taking into consideration other factors such as adequacy of supervisor, innovation of the project, groundwork laid, and sustainability of the project. Interviews will be conducted nationwide throughout the fall and winter, and offers will be extended on a rolling basis.


Host Organizations:


D.C. Access to Justice Foundation organizations (Raise the Bar) Washington, D.C.


Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) Nationwide


National Women’s Law Center (employment discrimination projects) Washington, D.C.


Ohio Legal Assistance Foundation grantees Ohio


Texas Access to Justice Foundation grantees Texas


Special Webinars with Application Tips and More!


Throughout the application cycle, there will be special webinars to offer tips on submitting a successful application. The next webinar will be Wednesday, July 16 at 2 p.m. EDT and will include a *bonus* webinar discussing medical-legal partnership projects.


Wednesday, July 16, 2 p.m. EDT:



  • Bonus Webinar: Building a Successful Medical Legal Partnership Project Ellen Lawton of the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership at GWU’s Department of Health Policy will offer suggestions and resources for engaging healthcare partners, understanding the legal and healthcare landscape, and building sustainable strategies into your project.


Register for both webinars on the website.


A Fellowship Tips webinar will  also be offered on August 13. Information about registering for this and other sessions will be available on the  website soon.


You can learn more about our program here. If you have questions, please email fellowships@equaljusticeworks.org.


Use  the link below to access the application, it must be submitted no later than September 17th at 5:00 p.m. EDT.





Stetson University College of Law

1401 61st Street South
Gulfport, Florida 33707
Phone: 727-562-7800