Category: fellowship

Apply Now: PEN America Writing for Justice Fellowship

PEN America is seeking applications for its Writing for Justice Fellowship, which will commission six writers to create written works of lasting merit that illuminate critical issues related to mass incarceration and catalyze public debate. The PEN America Writing for Justice Fellowship aims to harness the power of writers and writing in bearing witness to …

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Apply Now: Youth Justice Leadership Institute Fellowship

The National Juvenile Justice Network (NJJN) is seeking applications for 2018–2019 Youth Justice Leadership Institute fellowships from advocates and organizers working to transform the youth justice field. The institute is a robust, year-long fellowship program that seeks to clear a broad path for people of color to lead justice system transformations. The program is geared towards individuals of color working as professionals in …

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Apply Now: Open Society Foundations Soros Justice Fellowships

The Open Society Foundations is seeking applications for its Soros Justice Fellowships. Prospective fellows can apply for funding through either the advocacy, media, or youth activist fellowship. Grants of up to $120,000 will be awarded to outstanding individuals to undertake projects that advance reform, spur debate, and catalyze change on a range of issues facing the U.S. criminal justice …

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Apply Now: Returning Citizens Community Reintegration Fellowship

The Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia is seeking applicants for an Equal Justice Works or Skadden fellowship. The fellow will work with Legal Aid’s new and growing Returning Citizens Community Reintegration Project to provide comprehensive civil legal services to low-income individuals and families impacted by criminal records. The fellow will focus on litigation, outreach, and …

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