The American Bar Foundation (ABF) is among the world’s leading research institutes for the empirical and interdisciplinary study of law. An independent, nonprofit organization for more than sixty years, the ABF seeks to advance the understanding and improvement of law through research projects on the most pressing issues facing the legal system in the United States and in the world.
The ABF is accepting applications for this distinct fellowship opportunity: Summer Research Diversity Fellowship (SRDF) – Summer 2019 (8 weeks)
This fellowship is designed to introduce undergraduate students to the rewards and demands of a research-oriented career in the field of law and/or social science. Fellows participate in a series of in-house seminars and field visits to get acquainted with the many facets of sociolegal research and the legal system. Site visits include law firms, social justice-oriented nonprofits, and criminal courtrooms, sitting in on graduate level classes, and meeting with admissions representatives from local law schools.
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