Apply: The National Women’s Law Center Fellowship 2022

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About the National Women’s Law Center Fellowship

The National Women's Law Center Fellowship (1)
  1. Public outreach and education, including creating materials (such as fact sheets, reports, and toolkits) to expand awareness of available federal and state legal protections.
  2. Local, state and federal administrative and legislative advocacy establishes and strengthens nondiscrimination protections, including coalition work.
  3. Participating in litigation to enforce and expand the rights of girls, women, and LGBTQI+ individuals in the school.
  • Fighting sexual harassment and violence in school through enforcement of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and state and local policy
  • Lifting the voices of Black and brown girls to improve school climate (e.g., ending unnecessary suspensions, expulsions, and practices that criminalize students for expected behavior; increasing counselors and other mental health supports; reforming racist & sexist dress codes)
  • Boosting support for pregnant and parenting students
  • Supporting robust Title IX protections for LGBTQI+ students, including when accessing school facilities and participating in school sports.

Benefits of The National Women’s Law Center Fellowship

Qualifications For National Women’s Law Center Fellowship

  • A law degree and willingness to seek admission to the D.C. Bar
  • Excellent analytical, oral, and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Ability to collaborate with team members and coalition partners
  • Initiative and creativity
  • Willingness to ask questions and to give and receive feedback
  • A commitment to gender and racial equity
  • Experience working in research, advocacy, or policymaking environment
  • Prior involvement in engaging allies and stakeholders across sectors or movements
  • Background working in and building coalitions
  • Demonstrated commitment to and experience working on gender and racial equity and centering communities of color in approach to work

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