Career Resources for SALSA Members

Please check this page regularly because the following is a growing list of resources and scholarship opportunities for diverse law students, such as SALSA members. 

 

NALP: Diversity Fellowships
NALP's Employment Diversity Committee has gathered a frequently updated list of information regarding diversity programs, initiatives and events for 1Ls and 2Ls. You may also use information about a previous year's program to inquire into whether a current program exists.

 

Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD)
LCLD focuses on increasing diversity in the legal profession, and does so through initiatives such as the LCLD Success in Law School Mentoring Program and the 1L LCLD Scholars Program.

 

While it is still early for many firms to post about their upcoming 1L summer programs, the following firms have had 1L diversity positions in the past (but please note that this is not intended to be an exhaustive list):

 

Similarly, 1L diversity clerkships may also be available. The following organizations previously hosted clerkship positions open to diverse students:

 

Organizations and law firms frequently reach out to SALSA personally to invite our members to apply to their upcoming programs. This list will be updated throughout the 2013-2014 academic year.

If you have any questions, please reach out to any member of SALSA's executive board.