The Legal Aid Society Fellows help New Yorkers by developing innovative projects that result in long-term change.
Application & Hiring Timelines
Current Application Cycle
The deadline for our 2021 Fellowship posting is August 3, 2020. You can email email@example.com for further inquiries. Please apply directly to the posting below.
Please consult the fellowship program websites, such as Equal Justice Works, for information on eligibility for funding.
Current Fellowship Opportunities
Interview Period and Decisions
Interviews with finalists will be conducted virtually in early to mid August. Applicants will be notified of decisions in mid-August.
Loretta Johnson, Equal Justice Works Fellow (2016)
Loretta represented children in child welfare proceedings where reunification is the goal and build a practice model focusing on collaboration with parents’ attorneys to speed up the reunification process.
Melissa Ader, Equal Justice Works Fellow (2015)
Melissa provided direct representation and community education to low-income New Yorkers with criminal records to combat employment barriers and facilitate successful reentry.
Resources for Fellows
Need guidance before you apply? Our recruitment team has selected popular resources that will help guide your application process.