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APPLICATIONS OPEN: 2018 MTO FELLOWS PROGRAM
Applications are now open for the 2018 MTO Fellows Program. This program is an important initiative designed to encourage, promote and support a community of individuals who contribute to the diversity of the legal profession. The program is intended for individuals seeking to start law school in Fall 2019 (college juniors or seniors as of Spring 2018, or individuals who have already graduated).
To learn more about the 2018 MTO Fellows Program, please CLICK HERE.
Application deadline: January 8, 2018 by 5:00 p.m. PT
For the MTO Fellows Program Application, CLICK HERE. For questions, please email:
Davis Wright Tremaine 1L Diversity Scholarship
Summer Ethics Fellowship
for Law Students and Recent Graduates
FASPE Law (Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics in Law) is a fully-funded two-week summer program that uses the conduct of lawyers and judges in Nazi Germany as a launching point for an intensive study in contemporary legal ethics. FASPE Law is predicated upon the power of place. Fellows visit Auschwitz and other sites in Germany and Poland where they consider how to apply the lessons of history to the ethical challenges they will face in their careers. In 2018, the program will take place from Monday, May 21 to Friday, June 1. (Fellows are expected to arrive in Europe by Sunday, May 20.) All program costs are covered, including the equivalent of round-trip travel from New York to Europe, as well as all European travel, lodging and food. FASPE Law Fellows travel and share some seminars with Fellows in the FASPE Business and Journalism programs. FASPE Law is open to current JD and LLM students and those who received a JD or LLM between May 2016 and January 2018. It is designed to address ethical challenges in all fields of law, including the private sector, public interest organizations, and the government.
To learn more about FASPE and to apply, please visit: http://www.faspe-ethics.org.
FASPE programs are non-denominational. Candidates of all religious, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
FASPE staff is happy to talk with applicants concerned about potential conflicts with clerkships or bar preparation. For a list of previous Fellows, please visit http://www.faspe-ethics.org/fellows-by-year.
Completed applications are due by Thursday, January 11, 2018.