Nomination Deadline: Deadline Extended until December 31, 2012
Date Presented: Annual Meeting - January 24, 2013
Award Criteria: Minority law students -- first-year, second-year and third year (evening only) -- are eligible for the fellowship program if they are either enrolled in a New York law school or were permanent residents of the state and enrolled in a law school in the United States. As fellows, they also participate in activities of the state and city bar associations.
Prize Awarded: $6,000 for use during the summer while working on environmental cases for government or not-for-profit law offices.
2013 Minority Fellow:
Zaheer H. Tajani (Pace University School of Law)
Look for information about the 2014 Minority Fellowship in
Environmental Law in September.