Apply today for an AABA Law Foundation scholarship with CAIR-Chicago!


The Asian American Bar Association of the Greater Chicago Area Law Foundation (AABA Law Foundation) has selected CAIR-Chicago as one of its partner organizations this summer.  They will be awarding one law student (rising 3L) a $5000 summer stipend to work full time at CAIR-Chicago this summer (Summer 2017).

Recipients must commit to working at CAIR-Chicago for ten weeks this summer and in attending the AABA Installation on September 14th.  Fellowships will begin April 1.

Applicants must submit

  • Resume
  • Cover letter which includes commitment to public interest, a passion for civil rights, and specific interest in CAIR-Chicago.
  • A 3-5 page writing sample on a relevant civil rights issue.

Please mail documents to CAIR-Chicago Deputy Director Sufyan Sohel at ssohel@cair.com. Applications are due by May 24.

Any questions regarding the application may be directed at the email above.

CAIR-Chicago is committed to seeking representation of all people, and does not discriminate on any basis.