Bernard Koteen Office of Public Interest Advising (OPIA)


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OPIA’s Department of Justice SLIP and Honors Program 2019 Application Guide

August 21, 2019

OPIA’s Insider Guide to the Department of Justice SLIP and Honors Program Application Process has been updated for the 2019 application cycle. The deadline to apply to the programs is September 8, 2019. Read it now for important tips on your application and the process.

Students and alumni are encouraged to contact Joan Ruttenberg or Catherine Pattanayak with questions about their application.

OPIA Administered Fellowships E-Advising Series: Overview

August 20, 2019

OPIA administers a number of portable postgraduate fellowships; these make it a bit easier for you to land or create the job of your dreams. In the coming weeks, we will be explaining each fellowship to you in greater detail.

2L Job Search E-Advising Series: Early Deadlines UPDATES

August 16, 2019

Although the vast majority of public interest employers will not begin to consider applications for 2L summer internships until the fall, we wanted to alert you to a few earlier deadlines we are currently aware of.

Bidding Now Open for the Massachusetts Law School Consortium Government and Public Interest Interview Program

August 15, 2019

The fall Government and Public Interest Job Interview Program will be taking place at Suffolk Law School on September 26 & 27. You may review and “bid” on (meaning, apply to) participating employers through the Consortium’s Symplicity CSM. Bidding closes on August 29th at noon. The list of participating employers changes, so continue to access the Consortium’s Symplicity CSM for updates on the participating employers and important announcements.

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