Due Monday, May 7 at NOON: 2018 Pro Bono Honors Society applications!
Reporting Deadline: Monday, May 7, 2018 at NOON
Did you volunteer for IFAP, PFJP, SYLAW, CHRJ App Help, ELS research project? Do pro bono work for a community-based legal or public interest organization? Volunteer as a case manager or leader for a student-led pro bono project? Intern last summer for a public interest organization and didn’t get a summer grant, stipend or externship credit?
If you can answer YES to any of these questions you are likely eligible to participate in the UW Law Pro Bono Honors Society!
*Students who report a minimum of 30 pro bono hours (10 hours for 1Ls) will receive special recognition as a member of the Pro Bono Honors Society.
*The 1L and the 2L who reports the most pro bono hours out of their graduating class will receive special recognition with a Pro Bono Honors Award.
*The 3L who reports the most hours of pro bono service throughout all three years of law school will be honored with a Pro Bono Student of the Year Award.
*The LLM, MJ, LLLT or PhD student who reports the most hours of pro bono service in a reporting year will receive special recognition.
To apply, please submit the following information:
· Your full name
· Which year and degree program you are in
· Total number of law-related pro bono hours you completed between April 27, 2017- May 4, 2018
· The organization(s) you volunteered for between April 27, 2017- May 4, 2018
Please submit information to Huy Nguyen, Assistant Director of Gates PSL, at email@example.com by Monday, May 7, at noon, so that you can be recognized with fellow students, faculty, and staff with a Pro Bono Service Award at graduation!