2018 Liman Fellowship Application

Undergraduate students may apply for an Arthur J. Liman Public Interest Fellowship, which offers a stipend for a minimum eight week summer internship to work at a non-profit organization engaged in public interest law.  In 2018, the program will award up to five fellowships of $4,000 each.  

The electronic application will close at Noon on Wednesday, December 13, 2017.

FOUR page maximum double-spaced essay (minimum 11 pt. text, 1” margins) explaining your motivation to work in public interest law; any prior experience in assisting individuals or advocating causes; examples of your commitment to public service; and your future aspirations;  You should include a brief description of the area of law in which you are interested in working during the summer.

In submitting this application, I permit the Program in Law and Public Affairs (LAPA) to inquire about my student disciplinary records at Princeton, and I permit the Office of the Dean of Undergraduate Students to release such records to LAPA.  Information from other offices at Princeton, e.g. residential colleges or others, may be requested as part of the application review process to ensure that all students can have a safe and productive experience.  Please note that any information received by LAPA will not be released to any third parties, including our internship/fellowship organizations and alumni interviewers, where relevant.