Application Information

Open Society Foundations (OSF) Fellowship in Nonprofit Law

Term and Salary

The term of the Open Society Foundations Fellowship in Nonprofit Law is one year. The 2017 Fellowship will commence in September 2017 with the term ending in August 2018. Fellows will receive a salary of $50,000 plus benefits.

Selection Process

The selection process consists of a written application and interview. The timetable is as follows:

Application Deadline
February 27, 2017 * extended* 

Finalists Selected
March 2017

Interviews Conducted
March 2017

Fellows Commence Work
September 2017

To Apply:

A completed application consists of the following items:

  • Fellowship Application
  • Official Law School Transcript
  • Resume
  • Two Letters of Recommendation, sent directly from:
    • Law School Professor, or
    • Former or Current Employer
      • At least one reference should be from a Law School Professor.

You may download the application in PDF format  and send to ncpl.info@nyu.edu. For more information, please contact:

Aden Munassar
Program Coordinator
National Center on Philanthropy and the Law
New York University School of Law
139 Mac Dougal Street, 1st Floor
New York, NY 10012
(212) 998-6168
(212) 995-3149 Fax
ncpl.info@nyu.edu

All application materials must be received by February 27, 2017. Please send any printed materials to:

Professor Jill S. Manny
Executive Director
National Center on Philanthropy and the Law
New York University School of Law
139 MacDougal Street, 1st Floor
New York, NY 10012