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Application workshop

Looking for funding to help support your summer in/externship? The UI Center for Human Rights will host an application workshop to assist with creating strong applications for the Weston and Cmiel internship funding programs. This competitively awarded funding may be used to support housing, transportation, incidentals, etc. The Burns H. Weston funding program provides $2,500 to a UI law student (single recipient). The Kenneth J. Cmiel funding program awards $10,000 to UI undergraduate, graduate, and professional students (multiple recipients). Students must be engaged in broadly defined rights-related work. Eligibility and application information may be found at www.uichr.org. Applications accepted through March 26 (5:00 pm CST). Contact jo-butterfield@uiowa.edu with any questions.

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