Application Information

The Ford Foundation Fellowship in Nonprofit Law

Term and Salary

The term of the Ford Foundation Fellowship in Nonprofit Law is one year. The 2022-2023 Fellowship will commence in September 2022 with the term ending in August 2023. Fellows will receive a salary of $75,000 plus benefits.

Selection Process

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

Application Deadline 
October 15, 2021

Finalists Selected
November 2021

Interviews Conducted
November 2021

Fellow Commence Work
September 2022

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 and send to ncpl.info@nyu.edu. For more information, please contact:

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

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. All application materials must be received by October 15, 2021. 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