PILA Grant Job Locations, Summer 2014

The student-administered Public Interest Law Association summer fellowship program provides grants to law students who accept low-paying or unpaid public service internships. Fellowships are funded by voluntary contributions and the Law School Foundation. First-year fellowships are $3,500 and second-year fellowships are $6,000.

PILA gave $438,000 to 99 grant recipients in 2014.

Federal Government
Federal Communications Commission Washington, D.C.
U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, Judge James A. Wynn Jr. Raleigh, North Carolina
U.S. Attorney's Office, Charlottesville Charlottesville, Virginia
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Columbia Washington, D.C.
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Columbia Washington, D.C.
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Columbia Washington, D.C.
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Columbia Washington, D.C.
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Columbia Washington, D.C.
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Columbia Washington, D.C.
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Columbia Washington, D.C.
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Columbia Washington, D.C.
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Minnesota Minneapolis, Minnesota
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of New Jersey Newark, New Jersey
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Oregon Portland, Oregon
U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of New York Brooklyn, New York
U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of New York Brooklyn, New York
U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of Virginia, Criminal Division Alexandria, Virginia
U.S. Attorney's Office, Puerto Rico San Juan, Puerto Rico
U.S. Attorney's Office, Southern District of California San Diego, California
U.S. Attorney's Office, Southern District of California, Criminal Division San Diego, California
U.S. Attorney's Office, Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C.
U.S. Attorney's Office, Western District of Texas San Antonio, Texas
U.S. Attorney's Office, Western District of Virginia Roanoke, Virginia
U.S. Committee on House Administration Washington, D.C.
U.S. Court of Federal Claims, Office of Special Masters Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, Criminal Section (split summer) Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, Office of Special Counsel for Immigration-Related Unfair Employment Practices Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Environment and Natural Resources Division Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, National Security Division Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, National Security Division Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Foreign Litigation Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Tax Division, Financial Litigation Unit Washington, D.C.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance Washington, D.C.
U.S. Marine Corps Quantico, Virginia
U.S. Navy Groton, Connecticut
U.S. Navy Judge Advocate General's Corps Norfolk, Virginia
U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill Washington, D.C.
U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Washington, D.C.
International
International Finance Corporation Mexico City, Mexico
Parliamentary Monitoring Group Cape Town, South Africa
U.N. Counter-Terrorism Executive Directorate New York, New York
Local and State Government (Including Prosecution)
Arlington County Commonwealth's Attorney's Office Arlington, Virginia
California Attorney General's Office Sacramento, California
California Attorney General's Office Sacramento, California
California Attorney General's Office, Employment and Administrative Mandate Section Sacramento, California
Camden County Prosecutor's Office Camden, New Jersey
City of Philadelphia Law Department Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Mecklenburg County District Attorney's Office Charlotte, North Carolina
Nassau County District Attorney's Office Mineola, New York
Prince William County Attorney's Office Manassas, Virginia
San Diego County District Attorney's Office San Diego, California
Santa Barbara County District Attorney's Office Santa Barbara, California
University of Virginia Office of General Counsel Charlottesville, Virginia
Virginia Beach City Attorney's Office Virginia Beach, Virginia
Nonprofit Organizations
ACLU Women's Rights Project New York, New York
American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Washington, D.C.
Community Legal Services of Philadelphia Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Defenders of Wildlife Washington, D.C.
Environmental Law Institute (split summer) Washington, D.C.
Hawaii Appleseed Center Honolulu, Hawaii
Laborers International Union of North America Washington, D.C.
Legal Aid Justice Center Charlottesville, Virginia
Legal Aid Justice Center Charlottesville, Virginia
Legal Aid Justice Center Charlottesville, Virginia
Legal Aid Justice Center Charlottesville, Virginia
Legal Aid Justice Center, Immigrant Advocacy Program Charlottesville, Virginia
Legal Aid Justice Center, JustChildren Program Charlottesville, Virginia
Legal Aid Society of Metropolitan Family Services Chicago, Illinois
Legal Services of Northern Virginia Fairfax, Virginia
Legal Aid Society of Orange County Santa Ana, California
National Asian Pacific American Bar Association Law Foundation Washington, D.C.
New York Legal Assistance Group New York, New York
Public Counsel Los Angeles, California
Southern Environmental Law Center Charlottesville, Virginia
Southern Environmental Law Center Charlottesville, Virginia
The Legal Aid Society New York, New York
The Legal Aid Society New York, New York
Yale Law School Legal Services Organization New Haven, Connecticut
Public Defenders
Alaska Public Defender Agency Anchorage, Alaska
Alexandria Public Defender Alexandria, Virginia
Alexandria Public Defender Alexandria, Virginia
Arizona Capital Representation Project Tucson, Arizona
Fairfax County Public Defender Fairfax, Virginia
Fairfax County Public Defender Fairfax, Virginia
Federal Capital Habeas Project, Federal Public Defender's Office Greenbelt, Maryland
Mecklenburg County Public Defender Office Charlotte, North Carolina
Augusta Circuit Public Defender Office Augusta, Georgia
Orleans Public Defenders New Orleans, Louisiana
The Bronx Defenders Bronx, New York
The Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia Washington, D.C.
The Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia Washington, D.C.
The Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia Washington, D.C.

PILA grant distribution: $438,000