PACIFIC-ASIAN LEGAL STUDIES ORGANIZATION (PALSO)


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INFORMATION


Thank you for your interest in the PALSO Summer Abroad Grant. As you’ve probably already read, the mission of the Grant is to encourage law students like yourself to travel to Pacific Island or Asian destinations and to study or experience another legal system within the context of the nation’s culture, people and environment.


The PALSO Summer Abroad Grant will award a total of $1,000; the total amount may be awarded to a sole recipient or split between multiple recipients. The Grant is non-renewable.


A committee made up of our faculty advisors and community representatives will select the recipient(s). Your summer plans will be the primary criteria. It is very important for you to complete all portions of the application and to submit it along with your resume.


Each recipient agrees to make a luncheon presentation to PALSO members about the summer experience after returning in the Fall semester.


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ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTSnts


To be eligible to receive the Grant, you must meet all of the following requirements:


  1. You must complete all portions of the application below and paste your current resume. 

  2. Your summer plans must involve a commitment to legal work or study regarding a Pacific Island or Asian nation. In the Committee’s discretion, priority may given to:

  3. Public interest work; or

  4. Plans to be located in a Pacific Island or Asian nation.

  5. You must commit to make a luncheon presentation about your summer during the fall semester.

  6. At the time of submission of the application, you must be a registered student at William S. Richardson School of Law.

  7. You must be returning for the next academic year are eligible to apply.


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