The application for the 2013 Equal Justice Works (EJW) Summer Corps program will open on Tuesday, December 18, 2012, and students will be accepted into the program on a rolling basis until the application closes on Monday, March 18, 2013. Summer Corps is an AmeriCorps-funded program that will provide 1L and 2L students with the opportunity to earn a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award for dedicating their summer to a qualifying legal project at a nonprofit public interest organization. Students should take a look at the FAQs for applicants found at: http://www.equaljusticeworks.org/law-school/summercorps/faq-applicant.
Also, be sure to attend the upcoming webinars where EJW team members will discuss in detail the Summer Corps program and how to create a successful application. Viewers will be able to ask questions during the webinar. Summer Corps Program Overview and Successful Application Tips webinars will be held on: Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 1 p.m. and Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 2 p.m.