1L Fellowships: Environmental and Natural Resources Law


ENR awards fellowships to first-year law students. First-year ENR fellows receive financial support and are assigned to work with one of ENR’s six interdisciplinary projects with second- and third-year law students.

Eligibility: Must be an incoming 1L.

Award amount: $5,000.00 ($2,500.00 awarded at the beginning of fall semester and $2,500.00 awarded at the beginning of spring semester.)

How to Apply: Applicants to the J.D. Program may apply. Please provide a short essay (250 to 750 words) describing your interests and experience in environmental law and why you want to participate in ENR’s interdisciplinary projects. Please include a current resume. Your name (as stated on your application for admission) must be included on your essay. Email your essay and resume to: lawadmissions@uoregon.edu. Alternatively, you may mail your application materials to:

University of Oregon School of Law
Office of Admissions
1221 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403-1221

We review applications for Fellowships on a rolling basis and will continue until the fellowships are filled. Applications for Fellowships may be submitted at the time you submit your application for law school. Finalists for Fellowships will be interviewed either on campus or remotely. The ENR Program will notify you of your selection. All candidates will be notified when the process has been completed.