LSSO External Fundraising Proposal Form

Law School Student Organizations interested in pursuing external fundraising (law firms) must submit the required documents below. Complete instructions on the application process can be found here.

Deadline to Apply: July 22, 2022, 11:59 PM CST.

Fundraising proposals will not be accepted after the deadline without permission from Becky Whitehurst in the Office of External Affairs at beckywhitehurst@uchicago.edu

Proposals will be reviewed by the Office of External Affairs and the Office of the Dean of Students. Contact deanofstudents@law.uchicago.edu with questions. 

View and download an example Programming List here
One file only.
256 MB limit.
Allowed types: xls, xlsx.
This paragraph will be included in the Chicago Law Partners brochure that will be sent out to law firms by the Office of External Affairs. You may use your group's general description (found in the student organization directory), as the basis for this paragraph. In addition, include a general overview of the types of events you are planning for the year, and why you feel your programming is worthy of support. Keep this information concise and informative.

If you are proposing a signature event, your organization will need to provide an additional paragraph describing the event's purpose, audience and impact.
One file only.
256 MB limit.
Allowed types: doc, pdf, docx.
Optional. Only submit an ask letter if you are conducting your own personal outreach to law firms. View an example Ask Letter here
One file only.
256 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf, doc, docx.
Optional. The student organization only needs to submit a firm contact list if conducting their own personal outreach to law firms. View an example Contact List here.
One file only.
256 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf, doc, docx.