CHLI Law Fellowship Program Application

Please read below and submit all required documents into the form below for your application to be considered complete.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be of 1L or 2L standing in an an accredited school in the United States
  • Must be fully available during program dates
  • All persons selected must be able to validate their identity and elegibility to work in the United States

Required Documents

  • Copy of an academic transcript
  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement 600-800 words

Application Instructions

Applications for the Summer 2023 Law Fellowship open on February 27 and close on March 27, 2023, at 10:00 pm EST

  1. Complete online application (below).
  2. Cover letter: One page letter describing what you hope to gain from the program.
  3. Resume: Must include academic and professional background, and extracurricular activities.
  4. Two letters of recommendation: Can be from a professor or employer. The letter must be included in your application or sent directly by the recommender via email to CHLI’s Senior Internship Programs Manager, Nicole Marín at
  5. Personal statement: In approximately 600-800 words, describe your family, work, educational, and community experience that led you to apply to the CHLI Law Felllowship Program. How do these experiences relate to your long-term goals? How will you continue your leadership within the community?

**We are no longer taking applications for the Fall 2023 cohort**

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Fall 2023 Law Fellowship Application Documents