Fellowships
Fellowships for Academic Year 2014/15

Please return completed applications to the financial aid office by March 24, 2014. If you have questions regarding either of these positions, please contact Professor Dana Harrington Conner, Director Delaware Civil Clinic via email at dlharringtonconner@mail.widener.edu.
Note: Fellowship forms offered on this page for download are offered in PDF format.

word iconDomestic Violence Research and Advocacy Fellowship (.pdf)
Available to a rising first or second year law student who demonstrates outstanding academic achievement, a commitment to stopping domestic violence, and an interest in pro bonoservice. Selection is based on a commitment to service and public advocacy. The Fellowship will benefit a rising first or second year Widener Law student who will devote 12-15 hours each week during both the fall and spring semesters to research advocacy and outreach in the area of domestic violence. The faculty coordinator will contact applicants for an in-person interview.

word iconDomestic Violence Community Awareness Project Student Coordinator (.pdf)

The student coordinator position will benefit a rising first or second year Widener Law student. It is anticipated that the student coordinator will devote approximately 10 hours each week during both the fall and spring semesters to the recruitment, training, and coordination of student volunteers who will interact directly with members of the community, educating them about the legal rights of domestic violence survivors. The Student Coordinator will plan and facilitate student volunteer activities
. The faculty coordinator will contact applicants for an in-person interview.