2019 FASPE Law Fellowship

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Summer Ethical Leadership Fellowship for Law Students and Early-Career Lawyers

FASPE (Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics) is now accepting applications for its 2019 Law program.

FASPE Law is a fully-funded, two-week fellowship program in professional ethics and ethical leadership that begins by examining the actions and choices of German lawyers in enabling Nazi policies. It then draws on this historical example to help Law Fellows both grasp their role as influencers in their field and in their communities as well as identify and confront the ethical issues currently facing lawyers and the legal profession. The program takes place in Germany and Poland at the sites of Nazi actions, allowing Fellows to benefit from the power of the place and immersive, contextual learning.

Program Dates: Saturday, May 25 – Friday, June 7, 2019
Deadline to apply: December 28, 2018 at 11:59
Fully-funded: All program costs are covered, including travel, lodging, and food
Interdisciplinary: FASPE Law Fellows travel with Fellows in the FASPE Business and Journalism programs
Itinerary: Fellows will travel to Berlin, Krakow, and Oswiecim (the location of the former Nazi concentration camp of Auschwitz)
Eligibility: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a JD or LLM (or equivalent) program OR have received such a degree between May 2017 and January 2019
How to apply: http://www.faspe-ethics.org/how-to-apply/
Contact: eqilley@faspe-ethics.org for questions about the program or application process

FASPE programs are non-denominational. Candidates of all nationalities, religions, and backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

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