The Hispanic Bar Association of the District of Columbia (HBA-DC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to member professional development and to supporting the Hispanic community in the Washington D.C. area. 

Current Opportunities for Hispanic Bar Association of DC

Hispanic Bar Association of DC Foundation Fellowship

Opportunity Type: Fellowship
Application Deadline: April 15, 2018
Description: For 20 years, the HBA-DC Foundation has awarded Fellowships to first and second year law students from law schools in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area. These Fellowships serve as financial support to students working in unpaid summer internships with public interest organizations in the area. These internships introduce law students to public interest legal work and help direct legal service providers and advocates meet the needs of Latinos and other underserved persons in our community. 

Past HBA-DC Foundation Fellows have contributed to: representing domestic violence victims; preparing class action law suits on behalf of language minority and Dreamer students; helping refugees to obtain available benefits and recognition; representing Spanish-speaking criminal defendants with mental disabilities, among other challenging assignments. 

 

 

 

Contact Information

Hispanic Bar Association of DC
P.O. Box 1011
Washington , DC 20013-1011
www.hbadc.org/