DUE SOON: YLD Pro Bono Award Application – WIN A FREE BARBRI COURSE!

The Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division Law Student Division Pro Bono Award!

Applications are due no later than April 1, 2017

WIN A FREE BARBRI COURSE valued at $3,595.00!!

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a member of YLD Law Student Division
  • Total number of Pro Bono legal service hours performed must be calculated between September 1, 2016 and April 1, 2017
  • Law students will be required to utilize FloridaProBono.org and/or their law school’s Public Interest Center when selecting Pro Bono legal service opportunities
  • Law students employed or receiving other compensation (i.e. academic credit) for the primary purpose of performing pro bono legal services, including at law schools, law firms, legal services programs, legal aid organizations, or bar associations, may not report such hours for purposes of this award
  • Pro Bono legal work required by a law school for graduation purposes only is eligible towards this award; Other Pro Bono services performed while in law school
  • Letters of recommendation (optional)

Evaluation Process:
 Applications are due no later than April 1, 2017
 An evaluation team will review all applications and supporting documents and rank the applications in order of preference given the evaluation criteria;
 The evaluation team will be made up of the YLD Law Student Division Chair, the YLD Law Student Division President, and 4 other individuals chosen by the YLD Law Student Division Chair.
 The evaluation team will be reviewed and ranked no later than April 15, 2017

For applications, email Kam Clark in the Career Development Office, kclark1@law.stetson.edu