$3,500
Avg. Amount Awarded
65
Days
February 15 2019
Application Deadline
4
Awarded last year
No
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Description

Summer research fellowships to acquaint sophomores and juniors with research & 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 & 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.

Amount Details

$3,600
Low Amount Awarded
$14,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust attend a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for Black, Hispanic, Asian/Pacific Islander or American Indian/Alaska Native students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to applicants that have hearing, physical or visual disabilities
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Illinois
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Humanities, Social Sciences

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Contact Kathryn Lynn Harris
Program Manager
fellowships@abfn.org
Tel: 312-988-6515
Fax: 312-988-6579 Address 750 North Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60611