American Bar Foundation/Summer Research Diversity Fellowships in Law and Social Science for Undergraduates

Summer research fellowships to acquaint sophomores and juniors with research and research careers in the fields of law and social science. Also consists of field visits to various legal institutions throughout Chicago. Preference given to minorities. Must have at least a 3.0 GPA and be moving toward an academic major in the social sciences or humanities. Fellowship is for 8 weeks in Chicago. Travel to and from Chicago, as well as housing, is covered. Must be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident.


Award Amount $3,600
Number of Awards 4
Application Deadline February 15
Available to Class Level Sophomores, Juniors
Renewability Not renewable


Minimum GPA Required 3.0
Ethnicity/Heritage American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian/Pacific Islander, African-American/Black, Hispanic
Residency None specified
Gender None specified
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College Illinois
Area of Study Humanities, Social Sciences
Financial Need Financial need analysis is not required


Organization Program Manager
American Bar Foundation
Address 750 North Lake Shore Drive
City, State, Zip Chicago, IL 60611
Telephone (312) 988-6515
Fax (312) 988-6579
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