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What Does It Mean To Be A Public Interest Attorney?

Editor's Note: This post is published as part of a series of works submitted by applicants to Ms. JD's 2013 Public Interest Scholarship Program. Each applicant was asked to explain their philosophy as a public interest attorney. This post is from one of our winners, Jennifer Li. My father was one of the few among his generation in China to successfully complete his high school equivalency following the end of the Cultural Revolution in 1976, allowing for my parents’ emigration two years after the Tiananmen Square riots so that they could safely pursue higher education and provide the same for…

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Announcing the 2013 Public Interest Scholarship Winners!

Ms. JD received a record number of submissions for this year's Public Interest Scholarship program, and we were thoroughouly impressed with the applicants and their commitment to public service.  Thank you to all of this year's outstanding applicants.Over the next few weeks, we will share many of the outstanding essays we received over the past few months. But today, we would like to share our remarkable scholarship winners.  You can read all about their adventures this summer, but today we have a brief description of from each winner about her plans.Aurora HellerHello everyone!  I am first-year student at the University…

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Summer Funding Deadline TOMORROW!

Tell Ms. JD why you want to be a public interest attorney, and you could win a scholarship to make your summer a little easier!  But hurry, time is running out- applications are due TOMORROW! Ms. JD’s summer interest fellowship closes tomorrow.  You can find all the details about the application process here.  Ms. JD is excited to continue our support of women in public interest law, and we look forward to hearing from you!

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Two Days Left to Apply for Summer Funding!

Remember, Ms. JD’s Public Interest Fellowship application is due on March 15th! You must submit your application to Bence@ms-jd.org and post your essay to www.ms-jd.org by that date.  For additional details, click here.

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Applications for Ms. JD’s Summer Public Interest Fellowship Due in ONE WEEK!

Just one week left to apply for summer funding from Ms. JD! Tell Ms. JD why you want to be a public interest attorney, and you could win a scholarship to make your summer a little easier! Ms. JD’s summer interest fellowship closes one week from today.  You can find all the details about the application process here.  Ms. JD is excited to continue our support of women in public interest law, and we look forward to hearing from you!

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Just 10 Days Left to Apply for Summer Funding from Ms. JD!

Are you homeward bound for the summer? Or headed off to an exotic location? If you’re a public interest student looking for funding, Ms. JD wants to help! Details about our scholarship and the application process can be found here.   Applications are due on March 15th! 

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Just Two Weeks Left to Apply for Ms. JD’s Public Interest Fellowship!

There are just two weeks left to apply for Ms. JD’s Public Interest fellowship!  Now is a great time to think about your summer plans, and Ms. JD wants to help you work at an organization where you can make a difference. Details about our scholarship and the application process can be found here.  Applications are due on March 15th! 

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Reminder: Apply for Ms. JD’s Public Interest Fellowship!

Remember, Ms. JD’s Public Interest Fellowship application is due on March 15th!  This weekend would be a great time to collect your materials.You must submit your application to Bence@ms-jd.org and post your essay to www.ms-jd.org by that date.  For additional details, click here. 

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Ms. JD Announces our 2013 Public Interest Scholarship

Ms. JD is pleased to be offering $500 scholarships for law students working in public interest law this summer.  This year's essay topic asks applicants to explain their philosophy as a public interest attorney.  How do you believe the law serves as a vehicle for social change? How could your desired public interest position/career impact an issue you believe is important? Ms. JD is thrilled to continue our annual support of women pursuing public interest careers, as part of our ongoing efforts to support mentoring and career development at home and abroad.  We will feature blog posts from our winners…

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