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The Corporate Counsel Section Fellowship—deadlines for submission 11/30/14 : The $6,000 fellowship will take place at a New York public interest legal or charitable organization. The student will assist the organization’s general counsel (or other similar individual holding a counsel position) with matters relating to counsel or advice to the organization. The Program shall operate during the summer of 2015.
The Real Property Law Section Melvyn Mitzner Scholarship – deadlines for submission 11/30/14 : One $2,500.00 scholarship will be awarded to a second or third-year law student. Efforts will be made to honor Melvyn Mitzner’s commitment to professional achievement in the area of real property law including legal writing, lecturing and scholarship; and diversity in the profession.
The Real Property Law Section Lorraine Power Tharp Scholarship – deadlines for submission 11/30/14: One $2,500.00 scholarship will be awarded to a second- or third-year law student (as of fall semester 2014) who best exemplifies the core values important to Lorraine Power Tharp–academic excellence, a demonstrated interest in public service, high integrity and, if possible, an interest in real property law. A preference will be given to a student who demonstrates financial need. The scholarship will be applied to the student’s 2014-2015 academic year tuition.
The Trusts and Estates Law Section Fellowship – deadlines for submission 11/30/14: The Fellowship will be awarded to four second-year (2L) law students who are currently enrolled in law schools in the State of New York to work in trusts and estates law positions in the public sector in the State of New York during the summer of 2015.
The Honorable Joel K. Asarch Elder Law and Special Needs Section Scholarship – deadlines for submission 11/30/14: The $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to a second year (2L) or third year (3L) law student who is enrolled in a law school in the State of New York during the 2014-2015 academic year and is actively participating in an Elder Law Clinic at the school during the 2014-2015 academic year or performs other substantial efforts which demonstrate interest in the legal rights of the elderly or the practice of elder law.
The Antitrust Section Law Student Fellowship – deadlines for submission 12/15/2014 : The Fellowship, valued at $6,000, will be awarded to one (1) or two (2) students to spend the summer of 2015 (10 weeks) working on antitrust matters in the New York Office of New York Attorney General, Antitrust Bureau; Federal Trade Commission, Northeast Region; or Department of Justice Antitrust Division, New York Field Office. The Fellowship is open to all first-year (1L) and second-year (2L) students (as of the Fall 2014 semester) who are capable of fulfilling the requested work hours and responsibilities and meet the criteria.
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