PILA GRANTS
Public Service Fellowship Job Locations, Summer 2016

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. In 2016, grants were $3,750 for first-years and $6,500 for second-years.

PILA gave $514,979 to 126 grant recipients in 2016.

Federal Government
Federal Communications Commission, Wireless Bureau Broadband Division Washington, D.C.
Federal Election Commission Washington, D.C.
Federal Labor Relations Authority Washington, D.C.
Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission, Office of Administrative Law Judges (2) Washington, D.C.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Office of the Chief Counsel Titusville, Fla.
U.S. Attorney, Southern District of New York New York
U.S. Attorney's Office, Central District of California Los Angeles
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Arizona Phoenix, Ariz.
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Arizona, Criminal Division Phoenix, Ariz.
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Columbia (6) Washington, D.C.
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Connecticut Hartford, Conn.
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Delaware Wilmington, Del. 
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of New Jersey Newark, N.J.
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of New Jersey Newark, N.J.
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of South Carolina Columbia, S.C.
U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of Virginia, Criminal Division (2) Alexandria, Va.
U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Alabama Birmingham, Ala.
U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of California San Francisco
U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of California San Francisco
U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Ohio Cleveland
U.S. Attorney's Office, Western District of Pennsylvania  (2) Pittsburgh
U.S. Department of Defense, Office of Military Commissions Tysons Corner, Va.
U.S. Department of Defense, Office of Military Commissions Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice,  Civil Rights Division, Servicemembers and Veterans Initiative Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Capital Case Unit Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division, Commercial Litigation Branch Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Division, Federal Programs Branch Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, Federal Coordination and Compliance Section Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Counterterrorism Section Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division, Office of International Affairs Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Criminal Division, Public Integrity Section Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Environment and Natural Resource Division, Environmental Defense Office Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Environment and Natural Resources Division, Land Acquisition Section Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Environmental and Natural Resources Division Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Executive Office for Immigration Review, Arlington Immigration Court Arlington, Va.
U.S. Department of Justice, Executive Office for Immigration Review, Office of General Counsel Falls Church, Va.
U.S. Department of Justice, Federal Tort Claims Act Section (2) Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Human Rights and Special Prosecutions Section Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Foreign Litigation Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Office of International Affairs Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Organized Crime and Gang Section Washington, D.C.
U.S. Department of Justice, Tax Division, Appellate Section Washington, D.C.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (3) Washington, D.C.
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Office of Federal Operations (2) Washington, D.C.
U.S. Federal Trade Commission, Bureau of Competition Washington, D.C.
U.S. Navy JAG Corps Washington, D.C.
U.S. Navy Judge Advocate General's Corps Washington, D.C.
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (2) Washington, D.C.
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Division of Enforcement Washington, D.C.
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Division of Trading and Markets Washington, D.C.
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Office of the Inspector General Washington, D.C.
U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, Office of Senator Mike Lee Washington, D.C.
U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, Office of Senator Ted Cruz Washington, D.C.
U.S. Small Business Administration, Office of General Counsel (2) Washington, D.C.
U.S. Small Business Administration, Office of General Counsel Washington, D.C.
International
International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia The Hague, Netherlands
International Finance Corporation, World Bank Group Johannesburg, South Africa
South Asia Human Rights Documentation Centre New Delhi, India
Local and State Government (Including Prosecution)
Albemarle County Commonwealth's Attorney's Office Charlottesville, Va.
Arlington County Commonwealth's Attorney's Office Arlington, Va.
California Department of Justice, Consumer Law Section Los Angeles
Camden County Prosecutor's Office Camden, N.J.
Charlottesville Commonwealth's Attorney's Office Charlottesville, Va.
District of Columbia, Office of the Attorney General Washington, D.C.
Los Angeles District Attorney's Office Los Angeles 
Maryland Attorney General's Office Baltimore
New York City Law Department New York
New York County District Attorney's Office (2) New York
Norfolk Commonwealth's Attorney's Office Norfolk, Va.
North Carolina Attorney General's Office Raleigh, N.C.
Queen's County District Attorney's Office (2) New York
Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office San Jose, Calif.
Washington Suburban Sanitation Commission Laurel, Md.
West Virginia Attorney General's Office Charleston, W.Va. 
Nonprofit Organizations
ACLU Racial Justice Program New York
American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Washington, D.C.
Ayuda Falls Church, Va.
Bay Area Legal Aid Richmond, Va.
Campaign Legal Center Washington, D.C.
Central Virginia Legal Aid Society Charlottesville, Va.
Chicago Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Chicago
Children's Rights New York
EarthRights International Washington, D.C.
Health Law Advocates Boston
Institute for Justice (2) Arlington, Va.
International Fund for Animal Welfare Yarmouth Port, Mass.
JustChildren Charlottesville, Va.
Lambda Legal Defense & Education Fund New York
Legal Aid Justice Center Charlottesville, Va.
Legal Aid Justice Center, Immigration Law Clinic Charlottesville, Va.
National Partnership for Women and Families Washington, D.C.
New York Legal Assistance Goup New York
Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law Chicago
Sierra Club Environmental Law Program Washington, D.C.
Southern Environmental Law Center Birmingham, Ala.
Thomas Jefferson Center for the Protection of Free Expression Charlottesville, Va.
Wallace Stegner Center for Land, Environment, and Natural Resources Salt Lake City
World Vision International Monrovia, Calif.
Youth Law Center San Francisco 
Public Defenders
Alaska Public Defender Agency Fairbanks, Alaska
Bronx Defenders (2) Bronx, New York
Colorado State Public Defender (2) Centennial, Colo.
Federal Public Defender, District of Maryland Baltimore
Federal Public Defender, Eastern District of Virginia Alexandria, Va.
Federal Public Defender's Office, Southern District of Florida Miami
Mecklenburg County Public Defenders Charlotte, N.C.
Orleans Public Defenders New Orleans

PILA grant distribution: $357,900