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 Information

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

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3
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

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Program Manager
American Bar Foundation
Address
750 North Lake Shore Drive
City, State, Zip
Chicago, IL , 60611
Telephone
(312) 988-6515
E-mail
fellowships@abfn.org
Website
Website

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