Monday, April 30, 2018


Yale Law School Announces 51 Public Interest Fellowship Recipients for 2018-19

Yale Law School is proud to congratulate the 51 students and recent graduates who have been named recipients of public interest fellowships for 2018-2019.

Thirty five of the fellows have received Yale Law School public interest post-graduate fellowships through programs that include the YLS Public Interest Fellowship, the Yale Law Journal Fellowship, the Arthur Liman Public Interest Fellowship, the Robert L. Bernstein Fellowship in International Human Rights, the Heyman Federal Public Service Fellowship, the Robina Foundation Human Rights Fellowship, the Gruber Fellowship in Global Justice and Women’s Rights, the San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project Fellowship, the YLS International Court of Justice Internship/Clerkship and the YLS Permanent Court of Arbitration Fellowship. Sixteen fellows will pursue public interest work through fellowship programs funded by outside organizations, including the Skadden Foundation and the new Hillary Rodham Clinton Fellowship.

This year’s recipients will be working for a wide variety of organizations including the Rhode Island Center for Justice, Muslim Advocates, Earthjustice, Center for Reproductive Rights, U.N. Special Rapporteur, Orleans Public Defenders, Texas Civil Rights Project and Sanctuary for Families.

See the full list of this year’s fellowship recipients.

Based on information provided as of April 2018.