LL.M. graduates who demonstrate serious commitment to and preparation for careers as public interest, government, or human rights lawyers are eligible for Public Interest and Government Fellowships. Recipients work at a qualifying host organization in the U.S. or abroad. The fellowship period is 10 to 52 weeks. The deadline is Monday, March 14, 2022. Download the application from the SJI Columbia Postgraduate Fellowships page.
Note: If you have a pending application for the Leebron, Haas, or Global Public Service Fellowship at the time of the LL.M. Public Interest and Government Fellowship deadline, you do not necessarily need to create a completely new application. Please speak to SJI for more information.