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CLPR Equality Fellowship [6 Fellows, 2 Years]: Apply By Nov 30

manav malhotra
20 Nov 2018 8:46 AM GMT
CLPR Equality Fellowship [6 Fellows, 2 Years]: Apply By Nov 30
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At the Centre for Law and Policy Research (CLPR), we focus on addressing discrimination at the intersections of caste, gender, sexuality, and disability and other minorities through law. As a part of this work, we are excited to announce The CLPR Equality Fellowship. CLPR will select 6 Equality Fellows to engage in litigation and advocacy that responds to intersectional discrimination in the states of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu.

Who can apply?

  • Successful candidates will be young, talented lawyers who demonstrate a strong interest in rights-based advocacy and a commitment to public interest law

  • Law graduates with an L.L.B degree who have a minimum of 2 years of litigation experience

  • Applicants should be registered and enrolled with the Bar Council of India

  • Should have a working knowledge of either Kannada, Telugu, Malayalam or Tamil

  • Should have excellent writing and drafting skills

  • CLPR is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages persons from SC/ST backgrounds, minority religions, LGBTQI+ persons and persons with disability to apply

How to apply?

  • A signed and completed CLPR Equality Fellowship Application Form

  • Two (2) writing samples (published articles, essays, blog posts) between 500-2000 words

  • Resume/CV

  • Applications to be submitted by November 30, 2018, 11:59 pm IST

  • Please combine all attachments in a single PDF file labelled with “[Your Last Name], [Your First Name].” Email the PDF file to [email protected] with the subject line: “[Your Name] - Equality Fellowship Application”

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